Tencent-backed WeBank Wins Award for World’s Best Digital Bank


Tencent-backed digital lender WeBank has just grabbed a slew of awards from a prestigious regional banking publication.

WeBank grabbed four awards from at the “2022 China Future Finance Summit and China Awards Ceremony” (2022中国未来金融峰会暨中国奖项颁奖典礼) held in Beijing on 25 August by The Asian Banker.

These included the awards for:

  • Best Digital Bank in the Asia-Pacific Region.
  • Best Digital Bank in China.
  • Best Digital Bank in the World.
  • Best SME Loan/ Financing Product.

2022 marks the fourth consecutive year that WeBank has grabbed the award for “Best Digital Banking in the Asia-Pacific”, as well as the second consecutive year that it has won the award for “Best Digital Bank in China”. This is the first year that WeBank has received the honour of “Bets Digital Bank in the World” from The Asian Banker.