18th Corporate Awards by The Asset

SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) and BDO Unibank Inc. were cited as leaders in sustainability and governance, claiming the prestigious Platinum Awards during the 18th Corporate Awards by Hong Kong-based magazine, The Asset.

5th Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA)

SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) won Bronze for Asia’s Best Sustainability Report (Digital) for SMIC Sustainability Microsite category at the 5th Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA).


BDO won Bronze for Asia’s Best Sustainability Report (First Time) Category.

2nd ASEAN Corporate Governance Awards

SM Investments Corporation (SMIC), SM Prime Holdings Inc. (SM Prime) and China Banking Corporation (China Bank) won seven awards for leadership and best practices in ASEAN Corporate Governance during the 2nd ASEAN Corporate Governance Awards held on November 21, 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  

Out of the Top 50 ASEAN publicly-listed companies awarded, SM Prime, SMIC and China Bank placed prominently with SM Prime seizing a spot in the Top 10 while SMIC and China Bank were counted among the Top 30.

Based on the ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard (ACGS), which assesses good practices that aim to protect firms from financial crises and lead to greater capital market development, SM Prime, SMIC and China Bank were given high honors, securing the prestigious Top 3 spots in the Philippines.

SMIC also received a citation as among the Top 2 Most Improved Publicly-Listed Companies in the Philippines as it continues to recognize the vital role that a strong corporate governance culture plays in its businesses.

Forbes 2018 Global 2000-Best Regarded Companies

SM Investments Corporation (SM) is among the top ranked in Forbes’ list of companies recognized for being trustworthy and fair – the Forbes 2018 Global 2000-Best Regarded Companies.

Forbes 2018 Global 2000-Best Employers for 2018

Forbes cited SM Investments Corporation (SM) on its Global 2000 list of World’s Best Employers for 2018.  The companies on the Best Employers list have high approval in areas such as image, governance, working conditions and diversity.

12th Annual Best Financial Institution Awards and 8th Annual Institutional Investor Awards for Corporates 2018

Most Organized Investor Relations
Best Senior Management Investor Relations Support
Strongest Adherence to Corporate Governance
Most Consistent Dividend Policy

2017 ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard

SM Investments Corporation, was ranked among the highest in corporate governance best practices, garnering a score of 100 points and above.

Corporate Governance 8th Asian Excellence Awards

Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations) – Frederic C. DyBuncio

Best Corporate Communications (Philippines)

Best Investor Relations (Philippines)

Philippine Stock Exchange Special Recognition Award

SM Cited for PHP1 Trillion Market Worth in PSE Bell Awards

Corporate Governance 7th Asian Excellence Awards

Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations) – Harley T. Sy

Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations) -Jose T. Sio

Best Investor Relations Company

Best Corporate Communications

Best Investor Relations Professional- Corazon P. Guidote

Pinnacle Group International

Global CSR and Good Governance Awards 2017

Best Corporate Communications and Investor Relations (Platinum)

Best Governed and Most Transparent Company (Platinum)

Corporate Governance Asia 6th Asian Excellence Recognition Awards

SM Investments Corporation

Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines)

Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations)- Jose T. Sio, Executive Vice President and Chief Finance Officer

Best CSR

Best Investor Relations Professional (Philippines) -Corazon Guidote, SVP for Investor Relations

SM Prime Holdings Inc.

Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines)

Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations)-Hans T. Sy, President

Asia’ Best CFO (Investor Relations)-Jeffrey Lim, Executive Vice President

BDO Unibank, Inc.

Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines)

Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations)-Teresita T. Sy-Coson, Chairperson; Nestor V. Tan, President and CEO

Asia’s Best CFO (Investor Relations)-Pedro Florescio III, EVP and Treasurer

Best CSR

Best Environmental Responsibility

Best Investor Relations Professional (Philippines)- Luis Reyes, Jr., SVP for Investor Relations and Corporate Planning

China Banking Corporation

Best Investor Relations Company (Philippines)

Asia’s Best CEO (Investor Relations)-Ricardo R. Chua, President and CEO

Best Investor Relations Professional (Philippines)-Alexander C. Escucha, SVP for Investor and Corporate Relations