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Steve Wozniak gathers thousands of people to “BDL Accelerate 2016”

Steve Wozniak gathers thousands of people to “BDL Accelerate 2016”

Beirut, November 4, 2016: Banque du Liban wrapped up the second day of its annual conference “BDL Accelerate 2016”, gathering a large number of local and international speakers who shared with more than 20000 attendees their experiences and tips in business, innovation and startups. Since early morning, attendees started flowing inside the main stage to


Banque du Liban launches its third edition of “BDL Accelerate 2016”

Beirut, November 3, 2016: Banque du Liban – The Central Bank of Lebanon launched Lebanon’s third annual international conference, “BDL Accelerate 2016” on Thursday November 3rd, 2016 at Forum de Beyrouth. The biggest and most influential conference on the Mediterranean and in the MENA region took place for three days and gathered the most important personalities


A new look for SGBL’s Broumana branch

On the occasion of the reopening of its Broumana branch, SGBL invited numerous clients as well as personnalities, businessmen and local residents to a reception in its new premises, in the presence of the bank’s top management. The Broumana branch bears the new brand image of SGBL branches, confirming once again the bank’s commitment to


SGBL inaugurates a graffiti wall by Ashekman at the French Institute

In the framework of its cultural commitments and its ongoing support to the 7th Art, Societe Generale de Banque au Liban inaugurated the graffiti wall by Ashekman at the gardens of the French Institute, in the presence of French ambassador Emmanuel Bonne, SGBL’s Deputy CEO Philippe Dubois, Veronique Aulagnon, director of the French Institute in


Banque Libano-Française keeps its clients connected

Always keen to provide its clients with the best solutions and keep up with a fast-paced world where interactivity, speed and flexibility are key, Banque Libano-Française (BLF) offers all its account holders, in collaboration with “Connect”, a high-speed mobile internet connection. The advantageous offers include preferential monthly subscription fees, a free settlement of internet bills,


SGBL and the ESA Celebrate the 50th Management Breakfast

SGBL and the Ecole Supérieure des Affaires (ESA) celebrated the 50th management breakfast, on the theme: “Global Economy: Return of Economic Growth or Sustainable Lethargy?” moderated by Mr. Jean-Marc Daniel, professor at ESCP Europe and the ESA. On this occasion, SGBL and ESA gathered over sixty regular breakfast participants in a friendly and relaxed setting


Golden Shield of Excellence Award 2016: Nahla Khaddage Bou Diab, COO of Al-Mawarid Bank, named amongst the Leading Arab Women influencers in Social Responsibility in the Lebanese Banking Industry

Beirut, October xx, 2016: Arab Women Council for Social Responsibility presented the Golden Shield of Excellence Award 2016 to Mrs. Nahla Khaddage Bou Diab, Chief Operating Officer at Al-Mawarid Bank s.a.l., on October 4 for demonstrating uncontestable leadership in social responsibility in the banking industry in Lebanon. Bou Diab received the award during a refined


Bank of Beirut is “Banking for Good” with the Lebanese Red Cross An exclusive partnership for a better community

Beirut, September 27, 2016: Recognized for its keenness to be socially responsible towards the community, Bank of Beirut has established an exclusive partnership with the Lebanese Red Cross, thus making it the key financial institution supporting the Red cross and empowering its humanitarian mission through generous donations to support its emergency response operations and organizational

Saxo Bank transforms fixed income trading with the launch of the first truly digital bond trading solution

A strong combination of technology and access to up to 40 of the largest liquidity providers will significantly improve efficiency and reduce costs for clients Saxo Bank, the online trading and investment specialist, announced that it is transforming fixed income trading with the launch of the first truly digital trading solution for corporate and government