We are the first local bank to be established in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and we work every day throughout the year to develop our capabilities and make use of our expertise to better serve our customers who trust us. It is our regional presence and our dedicated services to the local community that make our history part of the history of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The bank was established in 1957 as the first local bank in the Kingdom of Bahrain.
The National Bank of Bahrain has achieved steady and remarkable growth to become the leading bank in the Kingdom in providing retail and commercial banking services. The bank plays a major role in the country's economy, with the bank taking the largest market share for the commercial banking services locally, and it has the largest network of branches and ATMs with 27 branches and 92 ATMs.
The bank’s share is publicly traded on the Bahrain Stock Exchange, where 44.94% of the shareholders own individuals and corporations from the private sector, most of them are Bahrainis. Of the bank’s shares.
The National Bank of Bahrain continues to diversify and develop its capabilities to seize business opportunities in the Gulf and global markets, where the Abu Dhabi and Riyadh branches lead the bank's efforts in this endeavor.