Byravee Iyer
Feb 19, 2014

Security Bank Philippines selects UM for brand relaunch

MANILA - Security bank, a leading commercial bank in Philippines has picked Interpublic Group’s UM to handle its brand relaunch.

The leading bank operator has picked UM for its media duties
The leading bank operator has picked UM for its media duties

The win comprises planning, buying, strategy and digital, said a person close to the pitch. The contracted business is for the corporate brand campaign. Other departments including retail banking, credit cards, loans, and financial markets are out of scope.

A widely known commercial bank with a wide portfolio of institutional clients, the rebrand is intended to connect with Filipino consumers and be seen as a friendly and relatable brand, the same person said. 

It is understood that OMD was the incumbent while Starcom’s Vizeum and Carat pitched for the business. The agencies did not respond to Campaign Asia-Pacific's requests for comment in time for publication.

Security Bank is a publicly listed bank with a network of 189 branches in the country. Its major businesses include retail, commercial, corporate banking and financial markets.  

 

Related Articles

Just Published

2 hours ago

Move and win roundup: Week of March 8, 2021

Fig Health, Sandpiper Communications, Verizon Media and more, in our weekly collection of people moves and account news.

2 hours ago

Burger King appoints UM China

The Mediabrands agency will manage the brand's media planning and buying.

6 hours ago

Agency pins hopes on bullish crypto market as it ...

Cryptocurrency's recovery sparks revival of payment trend.

6 hours ago

Why NFTs have endless possibilities for brands

Brand marketers should take notice of this space.