08.03.2012 - BLME voted best Islamic Bank in the UK for third year running
Bank of London and The Middle East plc (BLME), the largest Islamic bank in Europe whose main shareholders are Boubyan Bank and the Public Institution for Social Security, has today announced that it has been awarded Best Islamic bank in the UK by the Islamic Finance News Annual Poll for 2011. This is the third year running BLME has won the award and is testament to the Bank's position as a pioneer in the global Islamic Finance industry. BLME also won Best Real Estate Deal of the Year for its £14 million financing of The Brewery Square Development Company, a partnership between Resolution Property and Waterhouse to finance Phase 2 of Brewery Square, Dorchester; the largest town centre regeneration project in the South West. (Press Release)