Alat, the digital banking platform introduced by Wema Bank Plc has been named the ‘Best Mobile Banking App’ and ‘Best Digital Bank for 2017’ at this year’s World Finance Digital Banking Awards.
The World Finance Digital Banking Awards celebrate organisations that lead the way with digitalisation while meeting consumer demands and mitigating against accompanying risks along the way.
The bank in a statement said the recognition by World Finance, a global print and online media platform which provides comprehensive commentary and analysis of the global economy, was the latest in a series of awards the digital bank had won.
Last year, Alat was named the Digital Banking Platform of the Year by Business Day, the statement noted.
The bank also won the Excellence in Branchless Banking Award in the New Age Banking Awards and was nominated as the Best Innovative Digital Solution in Nigeria by the World Summit Awards.
According to the statement, Global Finance will confer the awards on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum Africa 2018.