Faysal Bank Limited (FBL), holding 99.99% shares of FAML, started operations in Pakistan in 1987, first as a branch set-up of Faysal Islamic Bank of Bahrain and then in 1995 as a locally incorporated Pakistani bank under the present name of Faysal Bank Limited. On January 1, 2002, Al Faysal Investment Bank Limited, another group entity in Pakistan, merged into Faysal Bank Limited which resulted in a larger, stronger and much more versatile institution.
FBL is a full service banking institution offering consumer, corporate and investment banking facilities to its customers. The Bank’s widespread and growing network of branches in the four provinces of the country and Azad Kashmir, together with its corporate offices in major cities, provides efficient services in an effective manner.
The strength and stability of FBL is evident through the Credit Rating assigned by JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited for entity ratings AA/A-1+ (Double A/A One Plus) with stable outlook and from PACRA Credit rating company of “AA” (Double A) for long term and “A1+” (A One Plus) for short term with stable outlook
The majority shareholding of Faysal Bank Limited is held by Ithmaar Bank B.S.C an investment bank listed in Bahrain.