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September 22, 2023

Security Bank, SB Capital recognized among the region’s best companies by FinanceAsia

SB Capital Investment Corporation was recognized as a finalist in the Best Investment Bank in the Philippines category. Pictured is Virgilio Chua, SB Capital Investment Corporation President and CEO, who accepted the award at FinanceAsia Asia’s Best Companies 2023 in Hong Kong on June 28, 2023.

Security Bank Corporation (PSE:SECB) and its investment arm, SB Capital Investment Corporation, were recently recognized among the region’s best companies at FinanceAsia’s Asia’s Best Companies 2023.

Security Bank won silver for Best Small-Cap Company in the Philippines, which includes companies with market capitalization under USD2 billion. FinanceAsia has been polling its readers for 23 years to vote on which companies show the best corporate behavior across a number of categories, including Best Small- Cap.

Additionally, SB Capital was awarded as one of the best investment banks in the Philippines. SB Capital President and CEO Virgilio Chua received the award at FinanceAsia’s gala dinner and awards ceremony in Hong Kong.

“Thank you to FinanceAsia for recognizing SB Capital as one of the Philippines’ best investment banks. At SB Capital, we are committed to delivering on our BetterBanking promise by facilitating strategic and diverse deals for our corporate and institutional clients,” said Chua.

Cited as one of the leading international capital markets publications, FinanceAsia annually recognizes the best-in-class organizations in the region based on nominations by an active community of influential

investors and financial analysts. The nominees are evaluated according to their corporate behavior and performance over the past 12 months, via FinanceAsia’s Best Companies in Asia poll.

“At Security Bank, we pride ourselves on creating meaningful impact for our customers. Being named one of the Philippines’ Best Small-Cap Companies by FinanceAsia is a testament to how we enrich lives, empower businesses, and build communities sustainably. Thank you, FinanceAsia,” said President & CEO Sanjiv Vohra.

The full results of the Best Companies in Asia poll will be published in the summer print issue of FinanceAsia, and available on www.financeasia.com.

To learn more about Security Bank and SB Capital, visit www.securitybank.com and www.securitybank.com/sb-capital.


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