The Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency awards was established to reward and celebrate financial institutions, merchants and other stakeholders at the forefront of driving electronic payment in Nigeria.
Best Customer Experience Award (Electronic Payment Platform Experience) – GTBank; for achieving the highest level of overall customer satisfaction in the delivery of electronic payment services to customers.
Cashless Driver: Instant Payments – GTBank; for the Bank’s performance in recording the highest transaction count on the NIBSS Instant Payments (NIP) Platform.
Cashless Driver: Point of Sale (POS) Issued Cards’ Transactions – GTbank; for having the highest Point of Sale (PoS) transaction count on the National Central Switch with Issued Payment.
Instant Payments Transaction Efficiency – GTBank; for achieving the highest transaction count in Point of Sale (PoS) terminals through the National Central Switch (NCS) Platform.
The Point of Sale Card Transaction Efficiency – GTBank; for the Bank’s outstanding performance in recording the highest level of efficiency in card payments on POS terminals connected to the National Central Switch.
Electronic Data Rendition Compliance and Integrity – GTBank & Access Bank Plc; for the Bank’s outstanding performance in ensuring customer data integrity and compliance to CBN mandated submissions.
E-Reference Operations Award – Union Bank
Direct Debit Award – Ecobank Group
Point of Sales Transaction Acquiring – Zenith Bank; the Bank with the highest POS transactions
Financial Technology Partner Award – Interswitch Group
Most Efficient Third Party Payment Processor Award – Interswitch Group
Most Efficient Card Scheme Award – Mastercard
Cashless Driver: Mobile Money Operator (MMO) – Paga
Most Active Payment Terminal Service Provider Award – Unified Payment Services Limited
Most Improved Merchant Award – Sahad Stores Limited
Payments Aggregators Award – Soft Alliance Limited; payment aggregator with the highest volume of transactions
Merchants Award (POS) – Oswale Enterprises; merchant with the highest volume of transactions
Other Financial Institutions Award – Old Mutual
Federal Government Award – Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)