Yet more awards for Garanti Bank.Yet more awards for Garanti Bank.

Award to Garanti from Emerging Markets.

Garanti Bank has been honored with the "2009 Achievement Award" by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC's Emerging Markets Newspaper, one of the most respected financial information sources in the world. Featuring a broad range of news and analyses about emerging markets, the publication has chosen Garanti as the most successful bank within the scope of "Emerging Europe". Garanti has become the first Turkish bank to be bestowed this award.

Commenting on the subject, Garanti Bank CEO Ergun Özen said "Being awarded for our sound steps that create worldwide awareness is extremely pleasing on behalf of both Garanti and the Turkish banking sector. Our sustainable banking approach/strategy that involves our strong belief in customer orientation, innovation and quality enables us to always be an admired institution. After the awards by the Euromoney and World Finance magazines, being also awarded by Emerging Markets verifies our quality at an international level and shows how valuable Garanti's accomplishments are.

Emerging Markets Newspaper is a publication that provides extensive news, interviews and analyses for investors, bankers and brokers working in the developing countries. In addition to editorials, the publication features news from Euromoney, news from Ministries of Finance and Central Banks and commentaries of various economists and academicians.