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Gulf Bank

Logo Gulf BankGulf Bank K.S.C. is a public shareholding company incorporated in Kuwait. The Bank was established in 1960 and has since progressed to becoming an industry-leading financial services provider complemented by a large network of 51 branches strategically positioned in key locations throughout Kuwait. Total assets: KD 4.8 billion (as of September 30, 2011).

The quality and commitment of the Gulf Bank team has received international recognition winning a number of awards from leading international financial magazines including "Best Retail Bank" from the Banker Middle East for four consecutive years. Gulf Bank has also been internationally recognized as a leading Kuwaiti employer and holds the Localization Award from the GCC Council of Ministers for Social Affairs and Labour for four consecutive years.

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Headquarter Kuwait, State of Kuwait
Key People Ali Al-Rashaid Al-Bader (Chairman), Michel Accad (CEO)
Website www.e-gulfbank.com
Head Office Safat 13032, Kuwait
Phone +965 2244-6398
SWIFT (BIC) GULBKWKW
Founded 1960
ID: 735. Updated: 28.12.2011

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Press Releases
03.11.2010 Gulf Bank has achieved an unprecedented accomplishment by winning the coveted Localization Award for the sixth consecutive year from the GCC Council of Ministers of Labour and Social Affairs. More
Financial News
 China Overtakes the USA as the World’s Largest ATM Market

04.04.2014 Chinese Financial News, an authoritative media of financial industry in China, released the report of Chinese ATM Market Overview 2013. Source: GRG Banking Equipment

 The Global Islamic Microfinance Forum Ready to Set New Standards

16.09.2013 The Forum will determine the Standards and strategic policies for Sustainable Islamic Microfinance Development. Source: AlHuda Centre of Islamic Banking and Economics

 New Chairman for Mediterranean Bank Network (MBN)

17.05.2013 Mr. Hassan El Basri has been elected as chairman of the Mediterranean Bank Network (MBN). Source: Mediterranean Bank Network

 Islamic banking assets to surpass $1.8 trillion globally in 2013

05.02.2013 Global Islamic banking assets are forecast to cross $1.8 trillion in 2013 up from $1.3 trillion in 2011, Ernst & Young said in its World Islamic Banking Competitiveness Report 2013. Source: zawya.com

 No more queues in front of ATMs

23.01.2013 Reduced transaction duration is an important issue for customer satisfaction and for efficient use of Banking channels, especially at ATMs. Every measure taken to fasten cash withdrawals, most widespread used ATM transaction, is beneficial to both customers and banks.

 Swiss bank Wegelin & Co. to close after US tax evasion fine

04.01.2013 Switzerland's oldest bank is to close permanently after pleading guilty in a New York court to helping Americans evade their taxes. Wegelin & Co., which was established in 1741, has also agreed to pay $57.8 million in fines to US authorities. Source: BBC

 Banks seen shrinking for good as lay-offs near 160,000

16.11.2012 Major banks have announced some 160,000 job cuts since early last year and with more lay-offs to come as the industry restructures, many will leave the shrinking sector for good as redundancies outpace new hires by roughly two-to-one. Source: Reuters

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