BAI Global Innovation Awards

AWARDS

2018 BAI Global Innovation Awards Finalists

Congratulations to the 2018 BAI Global Innovation Awards finalists! These organizations from around the globe have demonstrated successful efforts to move the industry forward through the introduction of innovations positively impacting profitability, efficiency and customer experience across the Awards categories.

Best Application of Data Analytics, AI or Machine Learning in a Product or Service


First National Bank (South Africa)

Robo-Advice Tool for Life Insurance
South Africa



Jibun Bank Corporation

AI Support Tool for Foreign Currency Deposits
Japan



OneConnect Smart Technology Co., Ltd. (Shenzhen)

AI Verification Using Insure Tech
China



Ping An Technology

Emotion Recognition Based Financial Risk Management System
China

Innovative Touchpoints & Connected Experiences


CaixaBank

CaixaBank Now App
Spain



HDFC Bank Limited

HDFC Bank Mobile Banking Card
India



mBank S.A.

New Mobile App - Breakthrough Customer Experience in Distribution of Banking Products
Poland


USAA

IVR to Digital Channel Shift
USA


Internal Process Innovation


DenizBank

Internal Fraud Defence
Turkey



Live Oak Bank

100% Re-Invention to Cloud Service Operations for Boundary-less Anytime-Anywhere Employee Enablement
USA


Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)

RBC Blockchain Shadow Ledger for Cross-Border Payments
Canada


Innovation in Societal and Community Impact


KasikornBank PLC.

KPLUS Beacon - Mobile Banking Application for the Visually Impaired
Thailand


Nova Credit

The World’s Premier Cross-Border Credit Bureau
USA



Rukula (Pvt) Ltd.

Credit for small consumer durables for the financially excluded in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka


USAA

Aerial Imagery Tool
USA


Innovation in Customer Experience


Arion Bank

Digital Mortgage Process
Iceland



Bank of America

Meet Erica: Bank of America's New Virtual Financial Assistant
USA


Best Innovation Group

Financial Innovation Voice Experience (FIVE)
USA



NovoPayment

Embedding FinServ in Gig Value Chain
USA


Human Capital Innovation


Albaraka Turk Participation Bank 

Yorunge Project
Turkey



DenizBank

HR in a Pocket
Turkey



Fifth Third Bank

Maternity Concierge
USA



Intesa Sanpaolo

ISP Digital Learning – Portal and Smartphone App to Learn Anytime, Anywhere
Italy

Innovation in Marketing


CaixaBank

imaginCafe
Spain



DenizBank

DenizBank Credit X
Turkey



Intesa Sanpaolo

XME Conto UP! Marketing Campaign: The New Relationship Between Young People and Intesa Sanpaolo
Italy


Turkiye Is Bankasi A.S.

Isbank's Self-Learning Marketing Hub
Turkey


Innovative Accelerator or Incubator


Albaraka Turk Participation Bank

Albaraka Garaj Acceleration Center
Turkey



Arion Bank

Digital Future - Internal Accelerator
Iceland



Emirates NBD

Emirates NBD 3D Open Innovation Boost
UAE


Honorable Mentions: Wild Card


DBS Bank

DBS API Developers’ Programme
Singapore



FARFA Foundation

FARFA BLT Incubator
Pakistan


All nominees are considered for BAI’s Outstanding Achievement Awards. The finalists for the three honors are:

Disruptive Innovation in Financial Services


Nova Credit

The World’s Premier Cross-Border Credit Bureau
USA



NovoPayment

Embedding FinServ in Gig Value Chain
USA



USAA

Aerial Imagery Tool
USA


Outstanding Use of AI in Financial Services


Jibun Bank Corporation

AI Support Tool for Foreign Currency Deposits
Japan



OneConnect Smart Technology Co., Ltd. (Shenzhen)

AI Verification Using Insure Tech
China



Ping An Technology

Emotion Recognition Based Financial Risk Management System
China

Most Innovative Finserv of the Year


Arion Bank

Iceland


CaixaBank

Spain


DenizBank

Turkey


USAA

USA