KeyBank (NYSE: KEY) has been named the “Best Bank for Startups” by Money Magazine in the publication’s 2016-2017 list of best banks. Key won the placement in recognition of its Business Reward Checking, which is a premier non-interest-bearing account that rewards clients with exclusive discounts on products and services. 

“We listen to our clients and pride ourselves on identifying unique solutions to meet their needs,” said Annette Hazapis, Head of Key’s Business Resource Center. “Being recognized as the ‘Best Bank for Startups’ by Money Magazine is a testament to our commitment to helping small businesses thrive.” 

Money Magazine evaluated more than 27,000 data points across 800 separate accounts, looking at traditional banks, online banks, and credit unions to determine the best banks in the US.

Key’s Business Banking team focuses on helping businesses succeed by providing expertise, solutions and specialized support. Key has been a Small Business Administration Preferred Lender for more than 15 years – helping businesses grow.