The National Development Bank of Sri Lanka was adjudged 'Domestic Retail Bank of the Year' as well as 'SME Bank of the Year' for the second consecutive year by the Asian Banking and Finance Retail Banking Awards 2014 – termed as the World Cup of Banking. In addition, the NDB also collected a third award for 'Core Banking System Initiative of the Year’.
The NDB was selected for these awards by a panel of judges representing Price Waterhouse Coopers, KPMG, Deloitte Consulting and Ernst and Young Advisory LLP. Running in its eighth consecutive year, the ABF Awards have established integrity and recognition in the region over time. This year's awards recognized the NDB along with numerous regional and international banks for their performance, based on criteria such as innovation, effectiveness and dynamism.