The International Bank of Qatar (ibq)* is a well established and rapidly growing commercial institution, offering a full range of retail, private, and corporate banking solutions.
ibq has a strong commitment to build long-lasting relationships with its customers and provide them with excellent customer service with a focus on making banking simple, convenient and tailored to their needs. IBQ is one of the oldest existing banks in Qatar and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2006. Read more about our history.
ibq operates a growing network of 8 branches and service centres and 34 ATMs in strategic locations throughout Qatar. The bank is 30% owned and managed by the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), the largest bank in Kuwait and the highest rated in the Middle East. ibq is a growing bank that benefits from an international network as a result of its affiliation with NBK which gives its customers access to greater resources and a wide range of international services.
In June 2009, ibq was recognised as "the fastest moving bank in the Middle East” in "The Banker magazine's Top 1,000 World Bank survey 2009". The commitment to customer relationships and best practice is reflected in the numerous awards won by the bank, including, "Best Private Bank for Privacy and Security" in Qatar award for 2013, by Euromoney Magazine, "Best Private Banking Services in Qatar" award for 2012 by "Euromoney Magazine", "Best Credit Card in Qatar Award from the Banker Middle East Magazine, "Best Retail Bank in Qatar 2011" from Arabian Business and “Best Customer Service in the Middle East” award for 4 consecutive years 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011 from the 'Banker Middle East' Magazine.
To be a leading financial institution in Qatar by distinguishing ourselves through the quality of our services and strength of our relationships.
- To work with enthusiasm and integrity to provide a personalised service for all our customers.
- To foster a spirit of partnership and respect, and make a positive impact on the market by creating long term growth for our shareholders, customers and community.
* International Bank of Qatar QSC (IBQ) is a registered bank (CR 22788) supervised by the Qatar Central Bank, whose instructions to banks can be viewed on its website www.qcb.gov.qa. You may contact us by visiting any branch or by writing to us at PO Box 2001, Doha or by calling our 24/7 Call Centre on +974 4447 8000 or by emailing us at email@example.com or by completing the contact us form on our website at http://www.ibq.com.qa/contactUs_en_gb.aspx. Registered users of ibqonline, our Internet Banking product, can also send a secure message by selecting the Mailbox option from the main menu.