Leading Banks in Middle East
The National Commercial Bank (NCB) and National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) are two of the leading banks in the Middle East. NCB is one of the Arab world’s largest financial institutions and the second largest bank in Middle East based on total assets.
NCB has a well-established franchise and is highly regarded as one of the most recognised financial brands in the region. The Bank operates a comprehensive array of alternative delivery channels including Al-Ahli Telephone Banking, Al-Ahli Mobile Banking, Al-Ahli Online, Alahli eCorp, Alahli ePay, Al-Ahli Tadawul, Al-Ahli International Brokerage.
NCB’s principal business lines are: Consumer Finance, Islamic Retail Banking, Business Banking, Investments, and Wealth Management.
National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) is rated the Number One among the safest banks in Middle East by the Global Finance magazine in 2010.
NBK successfully built an advanced banking institution that provides a full spectrum of innovative and unrivalled financial and investment services and solutions to individuals, corporate and institutional clients. The bank boasts the largest overseas branch network spanning many of the world financial and business centers.
Please refer to the relevant guide for more information on the safest and biggest banks in the region and the world.
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