Odeabank has been selected as “Turkey's Best Digital Bank” at the Global Finance 2016 Awards. Odeabank has also been awarded the Best of Western Europe in “Bill Payment & Presentment”, “Information Security Initiatives”, “Investment Management Services” and “Social Media” categories.

The winners of “2016 World's Best Digital Banks Awards”, organized for the 17th time by the esteemed worldwide financial publication Global Finance, have been announced. Turkey's youngest and most innovative bank Odeabank has received 5 awards from Global Finance this year. Odeabank has been selected as the “Best Digital Bank” of Turkey in Consumer Digital Banks and the best of Western Europe in “Bill Payment & Presentment”, “Information Security Initiatives”, “Investment Management Services” and “Social Media” categories.

Odeabank, internationally acclaimed for its innovations in the Turkish Banking sector, aims to strengthen its digital banking network by investing in new technologies and reaching 1 million people currently unbanked in Turkey.

Odeabank Board Member and General Manager Hüseyin Özkaya has said: “In recent months we have decided to increase our capital by 1 billion TL, as a result of the confidence of two respected and prestigious institutions like IFC and EBRD along with other investors. We will utilize this capital to invest in our branch network, digital banking channels and technology. Thus we will continue to provide the highest service to our corporate, commercial, SME and retail customers as the youngest bank in the top 10 of the highly competitive Turkish banking sector.”

Global Finance, an esteemed worldwide financial publication annually selects the world's best digital banks among the finalists determined in 6 regions composed of Asia-Pacific, Central& Eastern Europe, Latin America, Middle East & Africa, North America and Western Europe.​​