Budapest Bank is now celebrating thirty years of operations. In 1995, the bank was sold to GE capital but twenty years later returned to its former status of state bank in Hungary. The focus on corporate governance at Budapest Bank is exemplary and its management is working decisively and passionately in support of all stakeholders. The bank has responsible and considered approach, to risk management, compliance and all other critical matters. According to the BV judging panel, Budapest Bank is a highly ethical bank that delivers its values through a strong vision of what constitutes good governance policy. The panel feels the ethical approach has been and will continue to be a key driver to the growth of the bank and are pleased to confirm the award Best Banking Corporate Governance Hungary 2017.