[Hanoi, September 8th, 2022] – Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) has just been awarded the “Leading Partner Bank in Vietnam 2022” by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) (Leading Partner Bank) within the framework of the Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program (TSCFP) which has just been held in Singapore. This is the continuous third year that Techcombank has been honored in this field based on the highest number of transactions made in the period from the third quarter of 2021 to the end of the second quarter of 2022.

The award "Leading Partner Bank in Vietnam 2022" awarded by ADB to Techcombank has continued to affirm the outstanding efforts and achievements that this bank has achieved in maintaining and strengthening its financial capacity, expanding trade finance activities in the region as well as in the world.

Formerly known as the Trade Finance Program (TFP), until now ADB's Trade Supply Chain Finance Program (TSCFP) has cooperated with more than 240 partner banks in the region and around the world to implement the project. guarantees and trade finance loans. Techcombank is proud of being one of the first Vietnamese partners selected by ADB to sign two important agreements since 2004: "Revolving Credit Loan Agreement" and "Participation Contract as a Bank for Investment and Development Issuer”. In addition, by the end of 2021, Techcombank will continue to sign the "Participation Agreement as a Donor Bank" to strengthen cooperation with ADB within the framework of this program.

With ADB's hard support through the TSCFP program, Techcombank has been and will continue to accompany in arranging trade finance transactions for businesses, especially small and medium enterprises. The number of guarantee and loan transactions performed by Techcombank has continuously increased over the years, showing that the bank's capacity is constantly improving, worthy of its leading position as a strategic partner of ADB for 3 continuous years of recognition for this representative from Vietnam.

Sharing about the award, Ms. Phan Thi Thanh Binh, Head Sales of Banking Division of Techcombank emphasized: “The award continues to affirm the prestige and position of Techcombank in the region and the world in trade finance activities and relations with international development organizations. I believe that, with a pioneering position in transforming the financial industry, digitizing products and services, Techcombank will always be a companion and reliable partner of businesses, contributing to enhancing competitive advantages and enhancing the transaction experience for customers”.

With many digital initiatives that bring a simple and intuitive "banking at hand" solution, by the end of the second quarter of 2022 Techcombank has attracted more than 200,000 new customers, bringing the total number of customers to more than 10.1 million. Techcombank's undistributed profit recorded the highest figure among Vietnamese commercial banks with more than 58,700 billion dong. The bank continued to affirm its leading position in capital base as it became the first private bank with equity of over VND 100,000 billion. Also during this time, Techcombank successfully completed a syndicated loan of up to 1 billion USD. This is the largest medium and long-term credit of a Vietnamese financial institution in the international capital market. Accordingly, with the support of ADB and other financial institutions, it will create strong momentum for Techcombank's next plans.

Established in 1993, Techcombank is one of the largest joint stock banks in Vietnam, providing a wide range of products and services to more than 10.1 million individual and corporate customers. The Bank's mission is to lead the digitalization journey of the financial industry, creating motivation for individuals, businesses and organizations to develop sustainably and successfully breakthrough.

Techcombank has the highest credit rating among banks in Vietnam with a Ba3 rating, positive outlook and BB- from S&P, stable outlook. The bank was honored as "Best Bank in Vietnam" by FinanceAsia Magazine in 2020 and 2021. At the same time, it was honored to receive the "Best Capital Bank in Asia - Pacific" award from Corporate Magazine. Treasurer. Techcombank is also the bank that The Asian Banker - Asia's leading financial rating organization honored "Vietnam's Best Payment Bank", "Vietnam's Favorite Transaction Bank" and recently " The bank that provides the best supply chain finance (SCF) solution in Vietnam in 2022.

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