CIB Subdebt (IFC-39595)

  • Egypt
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Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jun 16, 2017
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  • Finance
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 100.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Bank Documents
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Dec 20, 2017

Disclosed by Bank Nov 28, 2017

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Project Description
The project consists of a subordinated loan to the Commercial International Bank S.A.E Egypt (“CIB” or the “Bank”). This Tier 2 capital instrument is intended to add diversity to the Bank’s capital base and long-term growth prospects. Established in 1975 as a joint venture between Chase Manhattan Bank and the National Bank of Egypt, CIB is currently the leading private bank in the market, having a well-established franchise especially in the corporate segment, and it is also Egypt’s largest private bank by assets. The Bank offers The Bank offers comprehensive, wide-ranging financial products and services through a network of 194 branches and 6,474 employees, operating in all segments of Egypt’s banking sector: corporate, commercial, business banking, and retail wealth management, all of which are offered to customers through client-centric teams.
Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Contact Information
Commercial International Bank Mr. Hossam Rageh Head of Financial Institutions Group +202-3747-2021 21/23 Charles De Gaulle St., Giza - P.O. Box 2430 Cairo ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF IFC The Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who believe they are likely to be, or have been, adversely affected by an IFC or MIGA- financed project. If you submit a complaint to the CAO, they may assist you in resolving a dispute with the company and/or investigate to assess whether the IFC is following its own policies and procedures for preventing harm to people or the environment. If you want to submit a complaint electronically, you can email the CAO at You can learn more about the CAO and how to file a complaint at