Santander ranks third in the world and first in Europe among banks in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Santander re-brands its retail network in Poland
The entire retail network of Bank Zachodni WBK and its banking and customer service channels and partner outlets, including its webpage and ATMs, changed to the Santander brand.
Openbank launches an automated investment service (robo-advisor) and presents its new developments and features
Openbank, the Santander Group's 100% digital bank, presents its new developments and features resulting from its vision today of the bank of the future. These new developments, presented at the Openbank Media Day 2018, are now available to all customers and include the launch of the first automated investment by objectives system with micro-investing. This service will allow customers to maximise the value of their savings from a minimum of 500 euros. Along with this feature, Openbank is also launching a password and data manager that stores each customer's passwords using the strictest security standards, as well as a card and device management system.
The Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities, Banco Santander and the Conference of Rectors of Spanish Universities (CRUE) launch the Santander Erasmus Scholarship Programme
Santander– ranked among the top in the world for excellence in investor relations
This October the prestigious IR Magazine released its annual ranking of the top 50 companies in the area of investor relations (IR) from all of the world's listed companies. Banco Santander is in the top 5 in the financial sector and is - along with Intesa Sanpaolo and UniCredit - one of the 3 world-ranked banks in the ranking.