BSL BANK is a mid-sized Lebanese bank, operating in Lebanon. Our development is based on three core activities: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking and Treasury and Capital Markets. Our strategy focuses on the needs of our customers, which are central to the development of products and financial solutions. Our long-term strategy however, rests on our responsibility as bankers to assist our clients in their financial decisions and help them to avoid over-indebtedness, and drive productive investments. This strategy has helped the Bank to build a strong reputation as a highly trusted Bank with a conservative risk appetite and disciplined policy.
As a mid-sized Bank, our skilled human capital gives us the advantage of flexibility, the dynamics of innovation, and a high responsiveness capacity.
BSL BANK provides individual clients with customer-focused, needs-based financial services through its 18 branches across all of the major cities in the country. Experienced Retail Banking Officers provide trusted financial advice to customers, caring for their long-term finances.
On top of regular banking products, the bank has proven its ability over the past period to design competitive retail products with a truly innovative edge that are tailored to customers’ needs.
The bank serves a diverse range of commercial customers ranging from domestic middle market businesses, to large corporates that have greater volumes and often operate across borders. The bank offers a wide array of credit extension, commercial loans, incentive loans, energy loans and project financing, as well as trade facility services. Dedicated Relationship Managers enable the bank to create ever-greater levels of trust and provide commercial customers with a personal touchpoint, ensuring that their short, medium and long-term financial arrangements are expertly managed.
Through the adoption of a nuanced approach to commercial relationship management, the provision of professional advisory services, and delivery of adapted financial solutions to each and every company within its particular core activity, BSL BANK has strengthened its ability to focus on its commitment to developing long-term customer relationships, placing their businesses objectives at the heart of its operations.
Treasury and capital markets
Helping customers make clear decisions and sound investments, BSL BANK has a dedicated team of professionals that provide customers with up-to-date, clear, concise and experienced advice.
For private banking customers, BSL BANK advises on capital markets, including brokerage and securities trading on both the local and international stock exchanges. Expert counsel is also available to customers seeking advice on stocks, bonds and derivatives; ensuring that private customers benefit from a comprehensive suite of advisory services as they seek to build wealth for the long-term.
In addition, the Bank’s Commercial Relationship Managers work on an ongoing basis to ensure that business customers receive personalized treasury and cash management services. Continuous coordination means that businesses are able to optimize currency conversions, whilst also achieving a low risk exposure.