Established on July 22, 1964, Rural Bank of Guinobatan, Inc. (RBGI) has been taking the lead in local banking on Albay and Sorsogon City. RBGI has proven its capability to meet its client’s financial needs.
Year 2000 is a milestone, when RBGI started upgrading its capabilities to a computerized system. These innovations continue to this day when new bank operating systems were put into place.
In line with this, a new Bank logo has replaced the original, along with the inauguration of the newly built Corporate Center last November 5, 2009. This marked the shift from the first generation banking to the new management systems being put into place. This transition is symbolized by the turning of the pages, in colors green and blue, set against the original silhouette of Mt. Mayon, representing the long term stability.
The new Rural Bank of Guinobatan, Inc. is now functioning as a full structured, professionally managed Bank, with service-oriented team of personnel.
Aspiring to be progressive and to make the Bank relevant to the communities, RBGI will continue to be guided by its values – Remain Customer Focused, Being Professionals, GO for Excellence and Integrity.
RURAL BANK OF GUINOBATAN, INC. (RBGI) was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 25, 1964 with an initial authorized capital stock of P400,000.00. On July 22, 1964, Rural Bank of Guinbatan, Inc. has been granted by the Central Bank of the Philippines (now Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas) to operate as a Rural Bank and formally open its banking door to the public and has been taking the lead in local banking in the Province of Albay and Sorsogon. RBGI has proven its capability to meet its clients’ financial needs.
RURAL BANK OF GUINOBATAN, INC. was organized with the goal of becoming the most trusted financial institution in the local rural banking industrywhere it continues to strive for a well-balanced, objective and equitable development of the loyal and delighted clients developed and improved human capital. It shares with the mission to empower stakeholders through responsive financial product and services for the improvement of their quality of life. Hence, it aims to push the country and the Bicol region towards progress by rendering services to clients in need of financial assistance.
After 33 years of operation, the bank began to expand its banking operations. Tiwi branch was launched last July 22, 1997
Year 2000 is a milestone when RBGI started upgrading its capabilities to computerized system. These innovations continue to this day when new bank operating systems were put into place.
RBGI had another milestone by opening its microfinance department which caters micro-entrepreneurs using the Grameen methodology. On November 2003, the board of directors approved the implementation of individual microfinance using the MABS approach. All these programs are geared towards the bank’s vision of being the government partner in countryside development.
Seventeen (17) years after RBGI started its microfinance program the bank is now serving more than 11,000 microfinance clientswhich is serviced by the Bank’s 5 Branches and 5 Branch Lite Units.
The Bank has weathered the financial storm that hit the industry amid global financial crisis and the local problem which plagued the rural banking industry. Amidst all these, Rural Bank of Guinobatan, Inc. was resilient and will continue to grow big and strong in the years to come.
A new Bank Logo has replaced the original, along with the inauguration of the newly built Corporate Building last November 5, 2009. This marked the shift form the first-generation banking to the new management systems being put into place. This transition is symbolized by the turning of the pages, in colors green and blue, set against the original silhouette of Mt. Mayon, representing the long-term stability.
The new Rural Bank of Guinobatan, Inc. is now functioning as a full-structured, professionally managed by the Bank, with service-oriented team of personnel.
In the midst of a growing economy and intense competition in the rural banking industry, RBGI envisions itself to be the most trusted rural bank in the Bicol region in terms of efficiency and stability by providing customer-oriented and integrated rural banking products and services delivered in a significantly group of clients with emphasis on the micro, small and medium sizes entrepreneurs.
The new building of Rural Bank of Guinobatan, Ligao Branch was opened to the public last February 10, 2020. Please use the picture of the new Ligao Branch
Introducing the first and only local mobile banking app in the Bicol Region
ASENSO MOBILE APP! Powered by RBGI and JMH – IT Solutions as their initiative to bank clients using electronic payment or cashless transactions for products and services using mobile phone.This platform was first initiated by the BSP called NRPS ( National Retail Payment System) in partnership with Bancnet and other banking sectors.
Through teamwork and dedication, we: Remain CUSTOMER FOCUSED Being PROFESSIONALS, we Go for EXCELLENCE and INTEGRITY
To empower stakeholders through responsive financial products and services for the improvement of their quality of life
The most trusted financial institution and a catalyst of local economic development.
To all ASENSO Mobile App Users:
Please be informed that ASENSO Mobile App maintenance is now completed. Kindly update the app to version 1.2.3. In case you encounter problems during updating, we recommend you to clear the cache and data of your ASENSO app and google playstore or app store in your device. We apologize for the inconvenience it has caused. Thank you. IMMEDIATE HIRING! RBGI is in need of applicants for the following positions: Branch Managers | Supervisors | HR Specialists | Bank Tellers | Account Officers. Interested applicants may submit their application documents to RBGI - HRDM Main Office, Mabini Street, Poblacion, Guinobatan, Albay. For more details, please reach us through email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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