Best Payment Innovation Awards in Asia Won by EON UnionBank

Best Payment Innovation Awards in Asia

EON by UnionBank of the Philippines bagged another award when it recently received the Best Payment Innovation by Retail Banker International (RBI) Asia during the 2019 RBI Asia Trailblazer Awards held in Singapore. EON bested other entries with its neo banking platform which offers a suite of deposit, consumer finance, and payment products, leveraging on the latest technology to deliver an enjoyable experience, and complemented by agent branches nationwide.

EON Banking Group Head, SVP Paolo Baltao received the award. Baltao recently named as one of the world’s Most Influential Payment Professionals. Baltao was also one of the speakers at the Retail Banker International Asia Trailblazers Summit 2019 where he talked about redefining the Neo Bank for emerging markets.

For the past 36 years, Retail Banker International (RBI) has been the only global editorially independent retail banking briefing service.

RBI is an essential resource for C-level executives in retail banking and consumer finance, providing vital coverage across key subject areas including product innovation, distribution channels, leadership strategy, regulation and marketing.

Now in its 10th year, Retail Banker International Asia Trailblazers Summit and Awards is defining annual retail banking conference, charting key industry trends and providing wide insights over the future direction of the industry.

“I am happy that the efforts to drive a culture of agility, perseverance, and out-of-the-box thinking in the team continue to bear fruit. This award fuels us to step up even more to delight our customers,” Baltao said.

With EON’s new website and app, customers can open an account, apply for a loan, move money, pay bills, and buy prepaid credits, instantly.

Customers can browse through products and services, select, and add to their cart -- just like shopping online, then checkout in one go using an EON account or any Mastercard or Visa-powered prepaid or debit card.

Accessing the EON app using mobile data on any network is free.

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