Barwa Bank, the newest Islamic bank in Qatar, is licensed and regulated by the Qatar Central Bank.
With Authorised Capital of QAR 4 billion, and Issued Capital at QAR 3 billion, Barwa Bank provides a full range of Shari’ah compliant banking services including retail, corporate and commercial banking, business banking, private banking, real estate finance, structured finance, investments and asset management.
Barwa Bank acquired in 2009 100% of The First Investor Q.S.C. (TFI), the largest closed shareholding Qatari investment banking firm in Qatar.
In July 2010, Barwa Bank acquired First Finance and First Leasing Company, both leading companies in Qatar in their field.