Deutsche Bank declared Raiffeisenbank Austria Zagreb the best bank for "Straight-Through Processing" – foreign payment operations through the account at Deutsche Bank for the year 2005.The award was presented for the high quality of euro payments through the SWIFT system, with a successfulness percentage of 98.7 per cent achieved in 2005. "Straight-Through Processing" means that RBA achieved in the payment processing the speed and accuracy of the European standards. Achieving of a high percentage of "direct payments" represents for the Bank and clients further reduction of overall costs of foreign payments, which results in high client satisfaction and the Banks business partners.