Our Geographies

Regional Headquarters in Bahrain

The BNP Paribas Middle East and Africa headquarters are located in Manama, Bahrain. Here BNP Paribas offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions to local and international clients from the region and across the world through its conventional retail and wholesale branches, both licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain since 2001.

Additionally, from its base in Bahrain, BNP Paribas Najmah offers a full range of Islamic banking services and products worldwide to corporate and institutional clients.


Kuwait

BNP Paribas Kuwait offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions. Licensed by the Central Bank of Kuwait in 2004, it became a fully operational branch in 2005.


Morocco

BNP Paribas Regional Investment Company (BRIC) offers Corporate & Institutional Banking as licensed by Casablanca Finance City Authority of Morocco since 2013. It acts as regional hub serving North, West & East Africa, liaising closely with BNP Paribas’ local subsidiaries across the continent.


Qatar

BNP Paribas Qatar offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions. It has operated in Qatar since 1956 as a subsidiary and as a full commercial branch licensed by the Central Bank of Qatar since 1973.


Saudi Arabia

BNP Paribas offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) through its Riyadh-based full commercial branch and closed joint stock company, BNP Paribas Investment Company.

BNP Paribas Branch

BNP Paribas established a Full Commercial Branch in 2005, under The Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) regulation, providing our clients across the Kingdom with Corporate Banking services.

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BNP Paribas Investment Company (BIC)

BNP Paribas Investment Company KSA (BIC) is a Saudi Closed Joint Stock Company and licensed by the Capital Markets Authority (CMA). The Company is licensed to conduct securities business in dealing, managing, advising, arranging and custody of financial securities. BIC converted from a Limited Liability Company to a Closed Joint Stock Company in 2017 and currently has a paid up share capital of SAR 87,500,000. The Company is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas S.A. and operates in Saudi Arabia under Commercial Registration Number 1010270533, Capital Markets Authority License Number 13173-37.

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South Africa

BNP Paribas offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions, licensed as a full commercial branch by the South African Reserve Bank since 2012. BNP Paribas South Africa serves businesses and institutions in Southern Africa.


United Arab Emirates (UAE)

BNP Paribas operates four platforms across the UAE, with two locations in Abu Dhabi and Dubai respectively.

Abu Dhabi

BNP Paribas offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions, licensed as a full commercial branch by the Central Bank of the UAE since 1973.

At present, BNP Paribas is served by two offices in Abu Dhabi situated in Etihad Tower and Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) respectively. The ADGM Branch opened in 2018 after receiving a Financial Services license from the Financial Services Regulatory Authority (FSRA) of ADGM.

Additionally, from its Abu Dhabi regional base, BNP Paribas Asset Management, the investment management arm of the BNP Paribas Group, offers a comprehensive range of active, passive and quantitative investment solutions to individual, corporate and institutional investors in the region.

Dubai

BNP Paribas offers Corporate & Institutional Banking and Investment Solutions, licensed as a full commercial branch by the Central Bank of the UAE since 1974. From its Dubai regional base, BNP Paribas also offers Wealth Management and Real Estate services.

BNP Paribas Wealth Management (DIFC) offers wealth solutions to private customers and entrepreneurs, licensed by the Dubai Financial Services Authority since 2011.