Jakarta, 3 November 2022 - Bank OCBC NISP and the Indonesian Young Entrepreneurs Association (HIPMI) Central Jakarta signed the #JakPusONPreneurship program, a collaborative ecosystem to support MSME players in sustainable growth. The collaboration aims to conduct series of programs including business development, trainings as well as provide solutions and financial access for HIPMI members and entrepreneurs.
According to Ministry of Cooperatives and Small and Medium Enterprises, the contribution of MSMEs to the State's National Income reach 61.1% in 2021. Thus, MSMEs’ important role towards the economy must be more resilient as they are now facing challenging economic conditions, including the recession threat.
Heriwan Gazali, Head of Retail Loan Business Bank OCBC NISP said, “Updated and sustainable business management training aspects are very much needed in business development, which needs to be supported by practical financial solutions to promote entrepreneurs to grow their business. Bank OCBC NISP has banking solution for individuals, entrepreneurs, namely Nyala Bisnis supported by ONe Mobile as a digital banking solution. We also have a variety solution for business entities, with Velocity to support all kinds of digital banking transactions anywhere and anytime. Furthermore, we also support women SMEs with the #TAYTB Women Warrior gender-based financing program.”
Moreover, Heriwan also stated that the Bank also provides beyond banking solutions to assist entrepreneurs on the management as the added value for the customers. Bank OCBC NISP's focus is to support Indonesian MSME players to be resilient in facing business challenges.
Muhammad Riandy Haroen, Chairman of BPC HIPMI Central Jakarta said, “The collaboration between HIPMI Central Jakarta and Bank OCBC NISP is an effort to provide a positive contribution to the National economy which is starting to gradually recover followed by the increase of people's purchasing power. Hence, we need to optimize the momentum by having collaborative effort to increase the capabilities of MSME players to face future business challenges, especially in digital, marketing, branding, financial and funding aspects.”
Bank OCBC NISP and HIPMI Central Jakarta also held a talk show attended by MSME players with "MSMEs Move Forward with Integrated Ecosystem" as the topic. During the talk show, Julius Emilio, Chief Commercial Officer of Paper.id said "As a business player and digital platform that supports MSME’s business to have easier & more efficient operation, we hope the collaboration between OCBC NISP Bank and HIPMI Central Jakarta can increase MSME businesses understanding towards the usage of digital technology for their operational.”
Bank OCBC NISP consistently providing relevant banking and beyond banking solutions for MSME players. In products and services, the Bank has Nyala Bisnis for individual business accounts, TAYTB WOMEN Warriors for women entrepreneurs, KTA CashBiz online funding, as well as cash management and trade finance solutions. Per end of September 2022, Bank OCBC NISP recorded loan increased by 12.1% YoY, which was supported by loan growth in all segments, including green financing.
Overview of Bank OCBC NISP
Bank OCBC NISP was established in Bandung in 1941 under the name Nederlandsch Indische Spaar en Deposito Bank. As of September 30, 2022, Bank OCBC NISP serves customers through 197 office networks in 54 cities in Indonesia. Furthermore, customers could conduct transaction through the Bank's 490 ATM, more than 98,000 ATM networks in Indonesia, and connected to more than 600 OCBC Group ATM networks in Singapore and Malaysia. Bank OCBC NISP also serves customers through various digital channels, including mobile banking and internet banking – both for individuals and corporations. Bank OCBC NISP is one of the banks with the highest credit ratings in Indonesia, namely idAAA (stable) from PEFINDO and AAA(idn)/stable from PT Fitch Ratings Indonesia. Bank OCBC NISP also received Bank of The Year award from The Banker, London for 4 consecutive years, The Best Bank for SMEs In Indonesia award from Asian Banking & Finance for 9 consecutive years, from Alpha Southeast Asia for 5 consecutive years, from GBAF Publication in Global Banking and Finance for 3 consecutive years and Asiamoney for 3 consecutive years.