Alinma Bank Recognized as Most Trusted Islamic Banking Brand in Saudi Arabia

Alinma Bank has been named the "Most Trusted Islamic Banking Brand” in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for 2017, in recognition of the quality and durability of the bank's Shariah-compliance. The award was presented to the bank by Global Brands Magazine, which monitors and evaluates leading brands around the world. The magazine is also a source of news and information on a wide range of business sectors.


On this occasion, Alinma Bank's CEO and Managing Director, Mr. Abdulmohsen Al-Fares, said: "Alinma Bank has always been a strong advocate for Shariah-compliant banking and finance and has, since its inception, been careful to ensure the full Shariah-compliance of all its products, services, and operations. Such trusted Shariah-compliance is made possible thanks to the diligent work of our Shariah Board, its Shariah Secretariat and the Secretariat’s research and audit departments.”


Al-Fares went on to note: “The bank has also implemented best practices across all of its departments and functions, which has led to the development of exemplary, innovative, fully Shariah-compliant products and services for our partners (customers).  And it is the level of satisfaction our partners have, and their positive perception of the bank that made this award possible. We are therefore truly grateful to our corporate, retail, non-profit, and government partners; and we pledge to continue working to meet their needs and to help them realize their aspirations.”


Alinma Bank serves its partners through a network of more than 1400 ATMs and 153 branches, including three 24/7 branches located at King Fahad International Airport in Dammam, Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Medina, and King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh.  The bank also provides, around-the-clock service via its comprehensive e-channel services, which include Alinma Internet (, Alinma Phone (8001208000), Alinma Mobile (WAP), and the Alinma application for smart devices.