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The National Commercial Bank was formed in 1953 and was the first Saudi bank to be licensed in the Kingdom.

Its utmost services and dedication towards customer satisfaction has helped NCB to bagged various awards for which includes Best Transformation Bank, Best Innovation Bank, Best SME Digital Bank, Best Personal Loan in Saudi Arabia, Best Cash Management Saudi Arabia and many more.


At the end of year 2016, NCB has operated 374 branches through the Kingdom, also its clients exceed to 5 million. In the same year employees of the bank reach a total of 8035 and 94.8% of which are Saudi’s. The Bank’s paid-up capital is SAR 20,000 million (US$ 5,333 million).

The Bank has operated 3,189 ATMs (Automated Teller Machines) throughout the Kingdom at the end of 2016. Over 94% of transactions of clients had been executed successfully through alternative delivery channels during the year 2016.Earnings per share of the bank for the year 2016 amounted to SAR 4.66 (US$ 1.24).​


NCB is among the first company of Saudi that instigated the principle of Corporate Governance and the first bank to receive International Certification on Business Continuity Management in Saudi Arabia. The Bank also sustained its leadership in the Corporate Responsibility and various new programs were commenced to improve geographic coverage and strategic partnerships of NCB. 


In order to fulfill its commitment towards its beloved country, and its obligation to play an effective role in building its community and enhancing its citizens, NCB designed “Ahalina” programs for the corporate responsibility, which supports diverse segments of the society by offering educational and training opportunities and supporting them for a safer and brighter future. ​ 

• NCB is certified by the environment Management System.
• The National Commercial Bank was the first Saudi bank to be licensed in the Kingdom.


• NCB offered the first credit cards, automated teller machines, savings schemes for students, and exclusive branches for ladies.
• The National Commercial Bank was formed in 1953 by Royal Decree.