On 21 April 2019, Barwa Bank and International Bank of Qatar (ibq) completed legal merger.

The merger is a confident move that increases our scale, accelerates our development and strengthens our position in the banking market.
Both institutions have complementary businesses and offer substantial synergies. As we invest more in our people, technology and infrastructure, we will have substantial potential to grow and will set the pace of change and development in our industry to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

The combined entity is a Shari’ah compliant bank that will conduct business in a manner compliant with Shari’ah principles. As part of this transformation, your products are being converted to Shari’ah compliant equivalents without  any changes to your commercial terms or any action being required from your side. For more details regarding the conversion, Shari’ah products and detailed legal terms and conditions related to your accounts click on the Conversion Process tab below.

For details about our new Shari’ah compliant product offerings, please click on the Product offerings tab below.

For any other questions you may have, please click on the Frequently Asked Questions tab below.