Kuwait Finance House-Bahrain is a leading provider of Islamic commercial and investment banking services. Established in January 2002 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Kuwait Finance House-Kuwait, an industry leader for more than 30 years and specialises in conceptualising the development and introduction of innovative, “shari'a” compliant banking and investment products, all of which are delivered by a staff of experienced and dedicated professionals that are empowered to think innovatively and act strategically.
KFH-Bahrain pioneers the introduction of compelling financial solutions in a fast-growing, high-demand Islamic banking industry.
It is our mission to take Islamic banking and finance to new heights through an unwavering focus on innovation and the desire to deliver excellence in everything we do including the development and offer of a broad and integrated range of products and services that are in perfect harmony with “Shari'a” principles.
This commitment to excellence is further combined with a commitment to long-term relationships with customers and to the markets in which we operate with a view towards:
- Creating wealth and assets for our stakeholders.
- Supporting advancements and growth in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) economies and others in which we invest; and
- Promoting awareness and the use of Islamic banking and financing vehicles worldwide.
Our mission and our commitment are backed by a robust financial position and a long and proven heritage of ingenuity, integrity and thought-based leadership.
THE ISLAMIC PIONEER CORPORATION SINCE 1977
Kuwait Finance House Timeline
Officially started operating in Bahrain
Acquired a 50% ownership interest in Durrat Khaleej Al-Bahrain Company (Durrat Al-Bahrain).
KFH-Bahrain own a 60% stake in Canterbury Limited New Zealand
Launch of the region's first unique “Ijara Card” finance product
Established an Investment Bank in Jordan, Kuwait Finance House (Jordan)
Received Best Project Finance House
Achieved the ‘Best Islamic Wealth Management’ award at the Islamic Business and Finance Awards 2009 organised by CPI Financial
Strategic Partners of The World Islamic Banking Conference
Achieved the 'Best Mobile Application-Bahrain e-Content Award 2011'
Launched the highly successful "Libshara" Saving Account
Achieved the 'Best Investment Advisory Service for Three-Way Banker Merger' from CPI Financial Banker Middle East Product Awards
Achieved the ‘Best New Retail Financial Product” 2014 for Tamweely Personal Finance
Launched the Wealth Management Services
Launched "Mazaya" - Social Housing Finance scheme with Ministry of Housing
Achieved the “Outstanding Performance for Credit Cards Issued in Bahrain 2017” award.