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Main Indicators by the End of 2015


Banks
  • Number of operating banks: 69 of which 16 investment banks
  • Number of branches: 1060
  • Lebanese presence abroad:
    18 Lebanese banks have 407 banking units spread across 32 countries and 89 cities; of which: 
     
             - 19 representative offices of 11 Lebanese banks,
               - 64 branches (s.a.l.) of 11 Lebanese banks,
               - 310 branches of 40 banks (associates, subsidiaries and sisters to 13 Lebanese banks).
  • Correspondent banks: 183 spread across 64 countries and 82 cities.

Human Resources
  • Banking population: 24,638
    * Female gender: 11,572 (47%)
    * Holder of university degrees: 18,714 (76%)
    * Married: 14,771 (60%)
               ** Dependent Children:  21,074
               **
    Educational Allowances: 69,431 millions of L.B.P. (granted to 17,007 children)


  • Main Items of the Banking Activities (in millions of L.B.P.)
    • Total Assets: 280,378,536    (USD 186 billion)
    • Total Deposits: 233,588,888   (USD 155 billion)
    • Total Credits to Private Sector (resident and non-resident): 81,743,663   (USD 54.2 billion)
      * Housing Loans in 2015: 15,984,322  (USD 10.6 millions)
      *
      Credit to small and medium enterprises with guarantee
         of "Kafalat" in 2015: 140,664  (USD 93.3 millions)
           **
      Number of "Kafalat" beneficiaries in 2015:  677


 
 
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