Monday, February 10, 2020
Mastercard Corporation has recognized Banque Misr as the "Fastest Growing Bank in Internet Shopping Using Payment Cards – Egypt 2019", which is an award granted by the MasterCard Corporation to the fastest banks in achieving high growth rates in purchasing transactions. The award was accepted by Mr. Akif Al-Maghrabi and Mr. Hussam El-Din Abdel-Wahab – Deputy Chairmen of the Board, from Mr. Magdy Hassan – General Manager Mastercard, Egypt and Pakistan; in the attendance of Mr. Mohamed Assem – Country Manager, Mastercard Egypt and Mr. Ihab Dorra – Head of Branches and Retail Banking, Banque Misr.
This award crowns the Bank's efforts towards enhancing financial inclusion and effectively contributing to the state's strive to achieve digital transformation, based on the Bank's electronic payment system – insofar as both issuing cards and merchant transactions. Banque Misr has attained some 23 awards and top rankings across all business sectors in 2019; which comes as a certificate of entitlement to the trust and confidence of its customers, who are considered mainstays in its endeavors. It also emphasizes the Bank's pioneering role and proven track record in achieving robust performance levels, capitalizing on its continuous growth. Banque Misr was established with the vision of meaningfully contributing to social prosperity, and for some 100 years has stayed true to its vision; while constituting a national instrument for driving communal development in all domains and prioritizing the interests and demands of Egyptians at all times. As such, the Bank not only strives to attain financial profit, but also acts as an effective catalyst for national and strategic development; cementing its commitment to sustainability and continuous evolution.
Owing to its status as a leading financial institution, Banque Misr consistently seeks to provide its clients with the best banking services and products that fulfil their needs.