History

al khaliji evolving

We have come a long way. By 2014, we have positioned ourselves at the forefront of innovative banking. Our Qatar centric, corporate and treasury led, and customer-focused strategy have resulted in incredible outcomes, and our executives have been sought after in regional and global conferences for their input and expertise. As a contributing member of society, we have been involved in supporting environmental and social initiatives through our proactive Corporate Social Responsibility program (CSR). Our timeline below is only a window in to our achievements over the past seven years; a combination of both news that made headlines, and news that we made ourselves.

Q1:

  1. al khaliji announces participation in MPHC IPO
  2. al khaliji strategic sponsor of the GCC Digital Security Forum
  3. al khaliji to welcome future banking leaders at the Banking Career Fair
  4. al khaliji Delivers Impressive 2013 Results Through Strong Management, Clear Focus and an Effective Strategy
  5. al khaliji prepares for Qatar’s third National Sports Day
  6. al khaliji takes part in Qatar National Sport Day
  7. al khaliji launches Visa Signature Card
  8. al khaliji partners with IP Global to offer Premium customers leading investment opportunities

Q2:

  1. al khaliji participates as key speaker in the Syndicated Lending Middle East (Financing in a New Era) Conference in UAE
  2. al khaliji financing recycling plant to help protect the environment
  3. al khaliji hosts 2nd annual clay shooting competition in Doha
  4. al khaliji shares insights on Private Banking at Qatar University
  5. al khaliji bank – Qatar, deploys Temenos & goes live in only 15 months
  6. al khaliji joins ‘No Paper Day Qatar’
  7. al khaliji France launches Premium Banking in the UAE
  8. Dual recognition for al khaliji from International Banker
  9. al khaliji organizes first aid training for employees
  10. al khaliji opens new branch in Umm Lukhba
  11. al khaliji reports QR 109 Million in Net Profits and 11% growth in Loans & Advances for first quarter 2014
  12. al khaliji to launch merchant acquiring business
  13. al khaliji credit rating upgraded to ‘A’ by Fitch
  14. al khaliji opens state-of-the-art branch at The Pearl Qatar
  15. al khaliji lead sponsor of Flagship Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Middle East conference
  16. al khaliji sponsors the 4th World Stadium Congress
  17. al khaliji France Hosts an event with the French Business Community in Paris
  18. al khaliji teams up with HMC for blood donation

Q3:

  1. al khaliji launches donation campaign during the month of Ramadan
  2. al khaliji reports 37% increase in net profits
  3. al khaliji organizes suhoor for staff
  4. al khaliji picks Closir for New Technology to Engage Shareholders
  5. al khaliji Contributes to funding Qatar Charity project in Mali
  6. al khaliji appoints Fahad Al Khalifa as new Group Chief Executive Officer
  7. al khaliji shows support to Qatar Cancer Society
  8. al khaliji Premium Customers can now borrow at 3.99% interest rate
  9. al khaliji patrons the 5th Annual Investor Relations Conference
  10. al khaliji announced Bank of the Year 2014 by the Arabian Business
  11. al khaliji upgrades its Internet Banking service

Q4:

  1. al khaliji reports an impressive 35% increase in Q3 Profits at QR 145.9 Million compared to the same period last year and Earnings of QR 404.7 Million for the first Nine Months of 2014
  2. al khaliji provides customers with hassle free banking with its “New To Qatar” package
  3. al khaliji hosted IP Global International Property Investment Seminar
  4. al khaliji raises awareness for Breast Cancer
  5. al khaliji awarded “Best Private Bank in Qatar”
  6. al khaliji extends financing to Al Rayyan Road construction project
  7. al khaliji discusses wealth management at the MENA Investment Management Forum
  8. al khaliji expands its next generation ATM network
  9. al khaliji launches a ‘Selfie’ campaign on social media for Qatar National Day 2014
  10. al khaliji extends financing to Kahramaa’s Mega Reservoirs Project
  11. al khaliji ‘Selfie’ campaign on social media met with unprecedented success
  12. al khaliji to host "Open Day" for job seekers at the Ministry of Labor
  13. al khaliji successfully hosts "Open Day" for job seekers at the Ministry of Labor
  14. al khaliji highlights the Private Banking sector at Qatar University
  15. al khaliji visits Dhreima as part of its CSR program