Qatar National Bank (QNB Group), was established in 1964 as the country’s first Qatari-owned commercial bank, has an ownership structure split between the Qatar Investment Authority (50%) and the private sector (50%).
QNB Group has steadily grown to be the biggest bank in Qatar and leading financial institution in the Middle East and North Africa Region with a market share around 45% of banking sector assets.
Bloomberg Markets, the leading provider of Business, Financial and Economic news ranked QNB as “One of the World’s Strongest Banks” again in 2014.
The Global Finance Magazine ranked QNB as “One of The Top 50 Safest Banks in the World” in 2013. For two consecutive years, 2014 and 2015, the Bank was recognized as “The Best Bank in The Middle East” by Euromoney Magazine.