What makes an annual report good? Of course, the financial report should be coherent, structured and most of all complete. However, we never settle for the minimal requirements – an attitude we share with VP Bank, which prides itself with creating unique client experiences for those with lofty demands.
The online annual report of the private bank with headquarters in Vaduz has to match this self-understanding. Therefore, the objective was not to be good, but better, to create an online annual report that is not only lucid and user-friendly, but interactive as well. Shareholders expect more than dryly presented information, but a rich client experience. This means they expect fast and easily accessible multi-media content.
In order to meet VP Bank's high standards, W4 developed a tool that automatically uploads IDML files to Typo3. This way, we could ensure that the layout of the print edition was faithfully reproduced online.
2015 marked the third year in a row that W4 was responsible for creating VP Bank's online annual report. This cooperation has not only been successful, but award-worthy as well. The online annual report 2014 won three renowned awards: