Ibdar Bank is an ethics-driven, innovative
Investment bank engaged in real estate,
Private equity, capital markets and
Investment advisory activities.
Established in 2013 as a result of the merger of three banks,
Ibdar combines vast financial expertise with a proven track
record. Ibdar Bank has USD300 million in paid up capital and a
geographical reach that spans the GCC and MENA region and
select developed markets. The Bank has significant expertise
in aviation, infrastructure, maritime, oil & gas and real estate.
To be recognized as an industry leader in the provision of
ethical and innovative Islamic Investment Banking services.
To enhance shareholder and stakeholder value, nurture long-term
relationships with our clients and partners, support the
development of our employees and the communities in which
we operate, and facilitate the growth and further elevation of
the Islamic financial services industry.
Manama Bahrain 16 April 2018: Top tier wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has announced that 22 employees have successfully completed a week-long intensive FinTech in-house training program held recently at the Bank s Manama Headquarters. The concentrated Understanding FinTech program was designed to immerses employees into the emerging world of financial technology. It introduced partic... View more
Manama Bahrain 2nd April 2018: Top tier wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank was a gold sponsor at Bahrain s first ever e-Pay Summit. The Summit a platform dedicated to Electronic Payment Internet Banking technology and applications was held under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain at the Ritz Carlton on the 27 and 28 th March 2018. The event designed to encourage growth in the F... View more
Manama Bahrain 13 March 2017: Top tier wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has announced that it is a founding member of Bahrain FinTech Bay (BFB) an initiative driven by the Bahrain Economic Development board (EDB) and the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) amongst other notable governmental semi-governmental and private sector entities underscoring the Bank s commitment to positioning Bahrai... View more
Manama Bahrain 27 February 2018: Bahrain-based wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has reported USD 1.01 million in net profit for the year ended December 31 2017 marking the Bank s return to profitability for the first time since 2014. Net profit attributable to shareholders amounted to USD 0.86 million for Q4 2017 Ibdar has recognized USD 0.73 million as net profit attributable to share... View more
In its press announcement Capital Intelligence Ratings said that the ratings were driven by the Bank s solid capital adequacy comfortable liquidity position extended debt maturity profile and low leverage in particular the limited borrowings in relation to total capital. Ibdar Bank s Chief Executive Officer Ayman Sejiny said: The ratings confirm the success of initiatives undertaken to transform t... View more
Manama Bahrain 23 January 2018: Bahrain-based wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has announced that it has been mandated by Salman Abdullah Bin Saedan Real Estate Group a leading real estate developer in Saudi Arabia to arrange a Sukuk Program of USD 1 billion under which Sukuk tranches will be issued for Saedan s upcoming social housing projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Ibdar Ban... View more
Manama Bahrain 12 November 2017: Ibdar Bank B.S.C.(c) the Bahrain based wholesale Islamic investment bank announced the appointment of Mr Ahmed Mostafa as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Bank effective 1 st October 2017. Mr Mostafa has been with the Bank since 2005 prior to the merger of Elaf Capivest and Capital Management House which made Ibdar Bank one of the largest investment banks in th... View more
Bahrain-based wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank in collaboration with Lincoln Property Company and Ritz Banc Group; leading US Property Manager and Asset Manager respectively has announced the acquisition of a prime office building in Boston USA currently the headquarters of Amazon Robotics a wholly owned subsidiary of Amazon Inc. The total deal size is USD 48 million. Commenting on the... View more
Bahrain-based Islamic investment bank Ibdar Bank said its joint venture with Investra Group a top UK developer and Apache Capital a major British asset manager has signed up UK Contractor Bennete to construct the Cumberland Place a 29.5 million purpose-built student accommodation project in Southampton UK. The project will be completed in time for the academic year 2018/2019. On the new project CE... View more
Bahrain-based wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has announced the successful exit of three Q400 aircraft on lease to Falcon Aviation marking the fourth successful aviation exit by the Bank within the last two years. Commenting on the successful deal CEO of Ibdar Bank Ayman Sejiny said: These successful exits further underscore the bank as the reference aircraft leasing and investor plat... View more
July 24, 2017
Bahrain-based wholesale Islamic Investment bank Ibdar Bank has announced the successful exit of three Q400 aircraft on lease to Falcon Aviation marking the fourth successful aviation exit by the Bank ... View more