Press Release, 10 August 2021

Backbase-powered platform provides strong digital foundations for pbb’s new client portal

Real estate lender’ new client portal demonstrates flexibility, adaptability and innovation of Backbase’s solutions

  • Marketing
  • August 10, 2021

Amsterdam: Backbase has supported real estate financing leader pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank (pbb) to introduce its new client portal which is powered by the digital banking technology provider’s Engagement Banking platform.

Leveraging the digital sales capabilities of Backbase’s Engagement Banking platform, pbb’s portal digitizes the interface between the bank and its clients. The major benefits the portal offers are a digital workflow, higher transparency over the entire credit application process and improved document management. In addition, Backbase’s out-of-the-box accelerators are flexible and scalable, empowering pbb’s own developers to continually innovate the bank’s solutions and enhance the end-user experience.

Gert krouwel - Backbase-powered platform provides strong digital foundations for pbb’s new client portal  Gert Krouwel, Head of the client portal project at pbb, comments:

“We are delighted to have further digitized parts of our processes and solutions. The flexibility of Backbase’s platform, which we can easily build on internally, made them the obvious choice as we embarked on our digital transformation. And the culture fit with the team at Backbase made the collaboration a natural and seamless venture.”

frank uittenbogaard - Backbase-powered platform provides strong digital foundations for pbb’s new client portal  Frank Uittenbogaard, Backbase’s Regional Vice President, Europe, adds:

“We have been thoroughly impressed by pbb’s dedication to optimising both user and employee experience, and are thrilled to be partnering with them to enhance their offering. pbb’s implementation of our technology demonstrates its flexibility, adaptability and innovative spirit, and we are excited to see how they continue to scale its use within their organisation to bring further improvements to their operations.”

About pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank

pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank is a specialist lender for commercial real estate finance and public investment finance in Europe and the United States of America. pbb is a major issuer of Pfandbriefe, which makes it also an important player in the European covered bond markets overall. pbb is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

About Backbase

Backbase is on a mission to transform the broken banking system, so financial institutions don’t just interact – they engage – with the people they serve. That’s made possible with the Backbase Engagement Banking Platform – powering all lines of business on a single platform, including Retail, SME & Corporate and Wealth Management. From digital sales to everyday banking, the platform’s entire design focuses on a seamless and captivating experience for both customers and employees. Backbase’s front-runner position is recognized by industry analysts Forrester, Ovum and Celent, trusted by over 120 financial institutions across the world including Barclays, Bank ABC, Bank of the Philippines, BNP Paribas, Capital Bank of Jordan, Citibank, Citizens Bank, Deutsche Bank, Discovery Bank, Gulf Bank, National Bank of Bahrain, Ila Bank, National Bank of Iraq, KIB, RBC, Société Générale.

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