A South African bank’s approach to providing helpful financial solutions to support business customers has been accorded an international award. First National Bank has been named Global Small and Medium Enterprises Bank of The Year at the Global SME finance awards ceremony. Newsflash reports the chief executive of the bank, Jacques Celliers, says their team is proud to be recognised by this international forum that was established as a centre to promote best practices for small businesses. Celliers says relationships built on trust is their secret formula.