28 July 1999 Wednesday 

Garanti among "the best"

The periodical Euromoney cites Garanti among best banks of the world

       According to the results of the research published in the July issue of Euromoney, Garanti was cited "Best smaller bank." Among bigger banks, Chase was picked to be the "best bank" world-wide, while Morgan Stanley won the award for "best investment bank." The Deutsche Bank became the "most improved bank," and Solomon Smith Barney was picked to be the "most improved investment bank" of the world.
       Akin Ongor, Garanti's president and chief executive officer, noted that it has been the first time that a Turkish bank was chosen to be the "best" world-wide.

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