Amãna Bank is the first and only Licensed Commercial Bank in Sri Lanka to conduct all its operations under the principles of Islamic banking and be fully disengaged from interest based transactions, offering the full spectrum of Retail Banking, SME Banking, Corporate Banking, Treasury and Trade Finance Services.
With the mission of Enabling Growth and Enriching Lives, the Bank reaches over 300,000 customers through a growing network of 32 branches and 4000+ ATM access points and has introduced a bouquet of customer conveniences such as Internet & Mobile Banking, Online Account Opening, VISA Debit Card with SMS alerts, 365 Day Banking, Saturday Banking, Extended Banking Hours, 24x7 Cash Deposit Machines, Self Banking Centres and Banking Units Exclusively for Ladies.
Amãna Bank was recognized as the Best ‘Up-and-Comer’ Islamic Bank of the World by ‘Global Finance Magazine’ at the 18th Annual World’s Best Banks Award Ceremony held in Washington DC, USA. The Bank was also bestowed the coveted title ‘Islamic Finance Entity’ at the inaugural Islamic Finance Forum of South Asia Awards Ceremony. Fitch Ratings has assigned Amãna Bank with a National Long Term Rating of BB+(lka) with a Stable Outlook.
Amãna Bank PLC is a stand-alone institution licensed by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka and listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange with Jeddah based IDB Group being the principal shareholder having a 29.97% stake of the Bank. The IDB Group is a ‘AAA’ rated multilateral development financial institution with a capital base of over USD 150 Billion which has a membership of 57 countries. Powered by the stability and support of the IDB Group along with other strategic shareholders including Bank Islam Malaysia, AB Bank of Bangladesh and Akbar Brothers, Amãna Bank is making strong inroads within the Sri Lankan banking industry and is focused on capitalizing on the growing market potential for its unique banking model across the country.