Awards and Citations

 
BDO Unibank, Inc. is the most awarded bank in the Philippines. Over the years, award-giving bodies and financial organizations in the Philippines, Asia, Europe, and other regions have recognized our efforts to find ways for our clients, the industry, and our community.
 
We are proud to be a consistent winner in domestic and international banking awards in the last two decades, continuously earning awards in categories like private banking, investment banking, asset and fund management, cash management, private wealth management, and bonds and equities. We have also been recognized for our environment, social, and governance initiatives.
 
Among our most recent banking awards in 2018 are:
● “2018 Best Bank in the Philippines” by Finance Asia and Alpha Southeast Asia
● “2018 Best Domestic Bank” by Euromoney’s Asiamoney Best Bank Awards
● “2018 Strongest Bank in the Philippines” by The Asian Banker Strongest Banks by Balance Sheet
● “2018 Best Domestic Bank” by The Asset Triple A Country Awards
● “Platinum Award” by The Asset Corporate Awards
 
At BDO, we are inspired to provide the best possible financial products and services because we believe our customers and the Filipino people deserve nothing less. We look forward to delivering many more years of excellent customer care, service upgrades, and new financial products and services that exceed expectations.
 
Below is a partial list of BDO’s awards and accolades since the early 2000s to the present.

 

Alpha Southeast Asia

11th Annual Best Deal & Solution Awards 2017 Best Bond Deal for Retail Investors in Southeast Asia 2017 - Republic of the Philippines Bureau of the Treasury's Php181B (equivalent to USD2.3B) Retail treasury Bonds (BDO Capital as one of the Joint issue Managers)
Best Leveraged Finance Backed M&A Deal in Southeast Asia (Star Energy Consortium's M&A of Chevron's Geothermal Assets in Indonesia  - BDO Unibank as one of the Lenders)
Best Deal in Southeast Asia 2017 (Star Energy Consortium's M&A of Chevron's Geothermal Assets in Indonesia  - BDO Unibank as one of the Lenders)
12th Annual Best FI Awards 2018

Best Bank, Philippines 

Best Investment Bank (BDO Capital & Investment)
Best Cash Management Bank
Best Private Wealth Management Bank: BDO Private Bank

 

Asiamoney

Asiamoney Cash Management Client Satisfaction Award 2017 Best Bank in the Philippines 
2018 Asiamoney Best Bank Awards Best Domestic Bank
2018 Asiamoney Asia's Outstanding Companies  Poll Most Outstanding Company in the Philippines - Financials

 

Asian Banking & Finance

Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Philippine Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Corporate Social Responsibility of the Year – Gold (BDO Foundation)

Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Philippines

Equity Deal of the Year, Philippines

Syndicated Loan of the Year, Philippines

 

Asian Investor

Asian Investors Asset Management Awards 2018 Onshore Fund House of the Year in the Philippines (2016 - 2018)

 

Corporate Governance Asia

8th Asian Excellence Award 2018

BDO - One of the recipients of the 8th Asian Excellence Recognition Awards 2018 

One of the recipients of Asia's Best CEO (Investor Relations)  Nestor V. Tan, Pres. & CEO 

One of the recipients of Asia's Best CFO (Investor Relations)- Pedro M. Florescio III 

Best Corporate Communications 

Best IR Company (Philippines) 

One of the recipients of Best Investor Relations Professional (Philippines) - Luis S. Reyes, Jr.

14th Corporate Governance Asia Recognition Awards 2018

BDO - One of the recipients of the Corporate Governance Asia Annual Recognition Awards 2018 

Teresita T. Sy-Coson, Chairperson  - one of the recipients of the Asian Corporate Director of the Year 2018 

Nestor V. Tan, resident & CEO  - one of the recipients of the Asian Corporate Director of the Year 2018 

 

Enterprise Asia (AREA)

Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards 2018 BDO Foundation, Social Empowerment category for the program "Typhoon Haiyan"

 

Euromoney

Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2018

Best Bank in the Philippines

 

FinanceAsia

FinanceAsia Achievement Awards 2017 Deal of the Year, Philippines ($1.2Billion rights Offering)
FinanceAsia 2018 Country Awards Best Bank in the Philippines 
Best Private Bank in the Philippines

 

Forbes

BDO Unibank, Rank 24, Top Company in the Philippines
BDO Unibank, Rank 1072, Second Company in the Philippines

 

Global Finance

Global Finance World Best Bank Awards 2016 Best Private Bank in the Philippines 
Global Finance Best Safest Bank 2018 Best Safest Bank
Global Finance Best Foreign Exchange Providers 2018 Best Foreign Exchange Provider
Global Finance Best Trade Finance Banks 2018 Best Trade Finance Banks
Global Finance Best Private Banks 2018

Best Private Bank in the Philippines 

Global Finance World's Best Bank Awards Best Investment Bank

 

Institutional Investor

All Asia Executive Team 2018

NVT: #1 in The Best CEO-Emerging Markets, Philippines 

 

IJ Global

IJ Global Asia Pacific Awards 2017 Asia Pacific M&A - Acquisition of Chevron's Indonesian Geothermal Assets

 

Reader's Digest

Reader's Digest Trusted Brands 2018 Gold Trusted Brand Award - Bank category
Gold Trusted Brand Award - Credit Card Issuing Bank category
Gold Trusted Brand Award - Investment Fund category 
Gold Trusted Brand Award - Personal Loans category

 

The Asian Banker

The Asian Banker Transaction Banking Awards

Best Cash Management Bank in the Philippines 

The Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards 2018

Mortgage Product of the Year 

The Asian Banker Excellence Strongest Banks 2018

Strongest Bank in the Philippines 

The Asian Banker Philippine Country Awards 2016

Best Social Media Initiative 

The Asian Banker Excellence Strongest Banks 2018

Best Deposit Product 

The Asian Banker Excellence Strongest Banks 2018

Best Mobile Payments Initiative 

 

The Asset

The Asset Triple A Digital Awards Best Retail Social - Media Banking Experience, Philippines
The Asset Triple A Treasury, Trade, Supply Chain & Risk Management Awards 2017 Best in Treasury and Working Capital-SME's, Philippines
Best Service Provider - Cash Management, Philippines
The Asset Triple A Asia Infrastructure Awards 2018 Project Finance House of the Year, Philippines - BDO Capital
Energy / Renewable Energy Deal of the Year, Regional - BDO Capital
Renewable Energy Deal of the Year, Philippines - BDO Capital
Power Deal of the Year, Philippines - BDO Capital
Most Innovative Deal of the Year, Philippines - BDO Capital
The Asset Triple A Servicing, Institutional Investor and Insurance Award 2018  Asset Management Company of the Year, Philippines
The Asset Triple A Private Banking, Wealth Management, Investment and ETF Awards 2018 Best Private Bank, Philippines
The Asset Triple A Benchmark Research Awards 2018 : House and Astute Investor Awards BDO Unibank, Top Investment House in Asian G3 Bond Benchmark Review 2018, Philippines Rank 1 (Rank 3 in 2017)
Tiffany Grace Lim, BDO Trust, Most Astute Investor in Asian Local Currency Bond Benchmark Review 2018 Philippines, Rank 6 (Rank 7 in 2017)
Ryanna Berza-Talan, BDO Trust, Most Astute Investors in Asian Local Currency Bonds, Philippines, Highly Commended
BDO Capital, Top Arranger in Asian Local Currency Bond Benchmark Review 2018, Rank 3
The Asset Corporate Awards 2018 Platinum Award
BDO Foundation - Highly Commended Initiative in Social Responsibility
The Asset Triple A Country Awards 2018 Best Domestic Bank in the Philippines
Best Corporate and Institutional Adviser in the Philippines
Best Equity Adviser
Best Loan Adviser
Best Acquisition Financing
Best Syndicated Loan (BDO Unibank, BDO Capital & BDO Private Bank)
Best Innovative Deal

 

World Finance

Investment Management Awards Best Investment Management Company, Philippines (2016 - 2018)

 

Yazhou Zhoukan

2017 Asian Banking 300 Award BDO Unibank, recipient of the 2017 Asian Banking 300 Award