Accolades


At Fifth Third, we work hard to be a successful, principled, involved financial institution that serves its customers and community. We are proud of the accolades we have received in recognition for our hard work.


Gallup Business Journal Highlights Bank's Commitment to Employee Engagement

July 2014

Fifth Third Bank's commitment to employee engagement, diversity and inclusion was featured in the July edition of the Gallup Business Journal. The story, titled, "Fifth Third Bank’s Journey: One of Inclusion and Engagement," discussed how the Bank’s investment in development, engagement and inclusion has been good for employees, customers and the bottom line. Fifth Third is a two-time winner of the Gallup Great Workplace Award, which is further testament to the degree that employees feel valued, connected and supported in the workplace.


FORTUNE 500 Company

June 16, 2014

Fifth Third ranked #361 on Fortune's annual listing of the largest U.S. corporations based on revenues, profits, assets, stockholders' equity, market value, earnings per share and total return to investors.


BARRON'S 500 Company

May 3, 2014

Fifth Third Bank ranked #205 on the Barron's 500 ranking, which judges companies based on sales growth and cash-flow returns on investment. The Barron's 500 is an exclusive ranking of the 500 largest publicly traded companies in the U.S. and Canada, as measured by sales in the latest fiscal year.


Forbes Global 2000

May 2014

Forbes magazine ranked Fifth Third Bancorp #447 on its annual listing of the world's biggest and leading public companies.


Top Performing Big Bank, ABA Banking Journal

April 2014

Fifth Third Bancorp ranked #6 among public banks and thrifts with total assets of $10 billion or more on the ABA Banking Journal's 22nd annual performance ranking. The ABA Banking Journal reviewed the financial results and strategies of the nation's top-performing banks.


Top 500 Banking Brands

February 2014

Brand Finance, an independent global brand valuation consultancy, recently ranked Fifth Third Bank #105 on its list of the Top 500 Most Valuable Banking Brands in the world. The Top 500 was based on intangible asset valuations by Brand Finance. Fifth Third Bank received a rating of AA for "very strong."


2014 Disability Matters Honoree

February 2014

Fifth Third Bank was selected as a 2014 Disability Matters honoree, presented by Springboard Consulting LLC. The Bank was recognized in the “Workplace” category for its commitment to hiring and engaging people with disabilities, structuring teams so anyone and everyone can contribute successfully, and its work to create an Inclusion Council and multiple business resource groups in each affiliate for various constituents and allies, including people with disabilities. Considerations also included reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities and policies that align with the Americans with Disabilities Act. In 2013, the Bank was recognized for its work with Project SEARCH, a transition-to-work training program that provides marketable and competitive skill-building opportunities to young adults with disabilities.


Employer of the Year Award, Division on Career Development and Transition

October 2013

Fifth Third Bancorp recently received, for the second year in a row, the Employer of the Year Award from the Division on Career Development and Transition, an organization that promotes career development and transition services for persons with disabilities worldwide. This award is presented to an employer or business that has shown remarkable commitment to promoting or providing employment opportunities to students with disabilities. The Bank was recognized for its commitment to hiring and engaging people with disabilities, structuring teams so anyone and everyone can contribute successfully and its work with Project SEARCH, a transition-to-work training program that provides marketable and competitive skill-building opportunities to young adults with disabilities. Fifth Third also offers business resource groups in each affiliate for various constituents and allies, including people with disabilities.


2013 Bank Performance Scorecard

Aug. 5, 2013

Fifth Third Bancorp ranked seventh in the $50 billion and above category on Bank Director Magazine's 2013 Bank Performance Scorecard, a comprehensive ranking of all banks and thrifts that are traded on the NYSE or NASDAQ exchanges. The rankings are based on a combination of profitability, capital strength and asset quality.


2013 Gallup Great Workplace Award

April 3, 2013

Fifth Third earned a 2013 Gallup Great Workplace Award, recognizing the accomplishments that drive a high level of employee engagement at the Bank. A 2012 employee survey gave Fifth Third high scores across the majority of workgroups, demonstrating that employees feel connected, valued and supported in the workplace.


How Regional Banking Became the Industry’s New Sweet Spot, American Banker Magazine

April 2013

Fifth Third Bank’s Vice Chairman and CEO Kevin Kabat was featured in an American Banker Magazine article titled “Standing Out: Why Regional Banks are the Right Size Right Now PDF,” exploring how regional banking has become the industry’s new sweet spot.


2012 Model Bank Award, Celent

August 2012

Fifth Third Bank has won the 2012 Model Bank award for its integrated receivables solutions from the research and consulting firm, Celent. The Bank received this honor for a comprehensive tailored solution that included its remote cash capture smart safe solution, Remote Currency Manager (RCM), its remote deposit capture solution, Electronic Deposit Manager (EDM), deposit tracking through Brink's iDeposit system and Brink's Deposit Express (BDEX), a deposit mailing solution. Fifth Third Bank is among 21 financial institutions from across 10 countries recognized by Celent as industry leaders for their best online and technology practices.


Most Trusted Retail Banks for Privacy

July 11, 2012

Fifth Third Bank ranked second on the Ponemon Institute's list of the 2011 Most Trusted Retail Banks for Privacy. A privacy and information security research firm, the Ponemon Institute ranked Fifth Third Bank as part of its 2011 Privacy Trust Study for Retail Banking designed to measure and examine how issues related to consumer privacy and data security, and the ways in which retail banking institutes address those issues, translate to consumer opinion.


2012 Leading Companies for Employees with Disabilities

May/June 2012

Fifth Third Bank was named one of the 2012 Leading Companies for Employees with Disabilities, presented by Profiles in Diversity Journal. Fifth Third was chosen based on criteria such as its policies for hiring and advancing employees with disabilities; special programs and accommodation to support employees with disabilities; training to help employees work with and serve employees and people with disabilities; creating partnerships and using suppliers that advocate for those with disabilities; and programs that champion employees with disabilities, such as Project SEARCH, Fifth Third's transition-to-work program for young adults with disabilities.


Top 10 Superregional Bank, Fortune magazine

March 19, 2012

Fifth Third earned top 10 inclusion in the Superregional Bank category of Fortune's Most Admired Companies for the 11th consecutive year. The ranking is based on strength in innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment, quality of products/services and global competitiveness.