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Main Indicators by the End of 2016


Banks
  • Number of operating banks: 66 of which 16 investment banks
  • Number of branches: 1078
  • Lebanese presence abroad:
    18 Lebanese banks have 359 banking units spread across 32 countries and 90 cities; of which: 
     
             - 20 representative offices of 11 Lebanese banks,
               - 71 branches (s.a.l.) of 13 Lebanese banks,
               - 274 branches of 37 banks (associates, subsidiaries and sisters to 13 Lebanese banks).
  • Correspondent banks: 242 spread across 65 countries and 88 cities.

Human Resources
  • Banking population: 25,260
    * Female gender: 11,984 (47.4%)
    * Holder of university degrees: 19,593 (77.6%)
    * Married: 15,561 (61.6%)
               ** Dependent Children:  20,430
               **
    Educational Allowances:71.1 billion of L.B.P.


  • Main Items of the Banking Activities (in millions of L.B.P.)
    • Total Assets: 307,999,172    (USD 204.3 billion)
    • Total Deposits: 250,917,658   (USD 166.4 billion)
    • Total Credits to Private Sector (resident and non-resident): 86,198,401   (USD 57.2 billion)
      * Housing Loans in 2016: 17,980,662  (USD 11.9 billion)
      *
      Credit to small and medium enterprises with guarantee
         of "Kafalat" in 2016: 140,060 (USD 92.9 millions)
           **
      Number of "Kafalat" beneficiaries in 2016: 712


 
 
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