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Commercial Bank of Dubai and City University College of Ajman celebrate their payments and cash management partnership

22 June 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) and City University College of Ajman (CUCA) recently commemorated their partnership in Payments and Cash Management in a signing ceremony held at the CUCA campus in Ajman. Senior representatives from City University College of Ajman and CBD attended the event to celebrate the growing partnership between the two institutions. The new cash management mandate reaffirms CUCA’s commitment to adopt modern technology for the benefit of its customers.

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CBD launches Treasury and Cash Management Best Practice Handbook

21 June 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE, announced the launch of the first edition of its Treasury and Cash Management Best Practices Handbook. The handbook is a collection of case studies of some of CBD’s most sophisticated payments and cash management solution implementations. Industry best practices highlighted include waste elimination, operating costs reduction and value creation.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and City University College of Ajman celebrate their payments and cash management partnership

18 June 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) and City University College of Ajman (CUCA) recently commemorated their partnership in Payments and Cash Management in a signing ceremony held at the CUCA campus in Ajman. Senior representatives from City University College of Ajman and CBD attended the event to celebrate the growing partnership between the two institutions. The new cash management mandate reaffirms CUCA’s commitment to adopt modern technology for the benefit of its customers.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and RKM Group celebrate signing of Cash Management mandate

15 June 2017

The Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) and RKM Group recently held a ceremony to celebrate the signing of a Payments & Cash Management mandate between the two institutions. The ceremony, held at the CBD Head Office, was attended by Dr. Bernd van Linder, Chief Executive Officer of CBD, Ali Al Sayegh, Chief Executive Officer of RKM Group, and other senior representatives. This new mandate underscores and further strengthens the successful twenty-year partnership between the institutions.

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CBD Partners on Imtiyazat Program with Federal Authority for Government Human Resources

30 May 2017

In an effort to support the local government, Commercial Bank of Dubai recently partnered on the Imtiyazat program with the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources. This Federal Government Employees' Deductions Program is set to provide special discounts and benefits to federal government employees and their families.

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CBD Signs with RERA-RAK as an Escrow Account Agent Bank

13 April 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE, has signed with the Real Estate Regulatory Administration in Ras Al Khaimah (RERA-RAK) formally authorizing CBD as an agent bank for opening and managing escrow accounts for property developers registered with RERA-RAK.

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CBD wins Banker Middle East Award for "Best Cash Management"

13 April 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) was recognized as the ‘Best Cash Management’ Bank in the UAE for its innovative Cash Management solutions and services by Banker Middle East, a leading regional banking and finance publication. The Bank received the award at a ceremony held recently in its head office in Dubai.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) launches the new management trainee program, “Tumoo7” during the participation as the financial sponsor of Career UAE 2017

08 April 2017

Support Nationalization and attract national graduates to join the banking sector, Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has announced the launches of its new management trainee program, “Tumoo7” during the participation as the financial sponsor of Career UAE 2017, which will take place from April 9th - 11th 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai’s Payments & Cash Management partners with Oracle

28 February 2017

Commercial Bank of Dubai’s Payments & Cash Management partners with Oracle in order to better understand and anticipate customers’ needs as it’s important to first understand how customers do their business and how companies use their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) applications to run day-to-day operations, monitor performance, reconcile books and manage their business overall.

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CBD appreciated as a key strategic banking partner by Dubai Trade

20 February 2017

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and Jumeirah Zabeel Saray partner for payment and cash management

11 January 2017

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and Life Pharmacy partner for payment and cash management

20 December 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) and Life Pharmacy, one of the largest pharmacies in the UAE, recently commemorated their partnership in Payments and Cash Management, built over the last several years. Senior representatives from Life Pharmacy and CBD attended an event in CBD Head office to celebrate the growing Payments and Cash Management partnership between the two institutions. The implementation of a new Cash Management mandate further reaffirms Life Pharmacy commitment to adopt modern technology for the benefit of its customers.

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CBD NOW Reveals its Brand Identity

12 December 2016

CBD NOW, the UAE’s first digital-only bank targeting millennial and digitally connected customers, revealed its new identity during a press conference held Monday at the Bank’s Head Office. Powered by Commercial Bank of Dubai, the new Bank will open its digital doors to customers in early 2017. CBD NOW will reinforce the Bank’s position as a digital pioneer in the region.

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CBD announces the launch of UAE’s first digital-only bank "CBD NOW”

27 September 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE, announced its plan to launch ”CBD NOW”, the nation’s first digital-only bank targeting millennials and digitally connected customers. The new bank, which will open its digital doors to customers in early 2017, will reinforce CBD’s position as a digital pioneer in the region.

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CBD expands UAE network with two new branches

26 September 2016

In line with its expansion plan to cover all strategic locations in the UAE, Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), a leading bank in the UAE, has announced two new branches - at the City Walk in Dubai, and at Al Wahda Mall in Abu Dhabi.

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CBD Signs Real Estate Escrow Account Manager Agreement with Abu Dhabi Municipality

08 September 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE has signed the Mortgage Escrow Account Manager Agreement with Abu Dhabi Municipality, formally authorising CBD as an approved bank for opening escrow accounts for property developers registered with DMA.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai taking Digital Transformation to the next level

22 June 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced a series of innovative and first-to-market digital banking services aimed at making banking simpler, easier and more personalized.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai’s SME Banking recognized at Banker Middle East Product Awards 2015 for ‘Best New SME product’ and ‘Best SME Loan’

12 April 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai announced today that its SME Business Banking was recognized for having the “Best SME loan“ and “Best New SME Product‟ for the year 2015 by Banker Middle East, a leading regional banking and finance publication. The Bank received the awards at a ceremony held recently in its head office in Dubai.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai Recognized for its Digital Banking Innovations at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards 2016

03 February 2016

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has received two awards at the Gulf Customer Experience Awards for its industry leading innovation in the Digital Banking field. The Bank was awarded the “Best Integrated Approach/Best Use of Mobile” for its unique Active Saver Mobile App and the “Best Use of SEO” for the Bank’s interactive website.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai opens new digital kiosk in Mirdif City Centre

12 October 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai today announced the opening of its digital kiosk in Mirdif City Centre.

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CBD’s Active Saver rewards fitness-conscious customers with higher interest rates

17 August 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) today announced the launch of a unique new mobile app “CBD Active Saver” that allows fitness-conscious customers to get rewarded with higher interest rates on their savings.

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07 July 2015

Humanitarian Work Day

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Commercial Bank of Dubai opens its new Ras Al Khaimah branch

16 June 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai announced the opening of its latest branch in Ras Al Khaimah. H.H. Sheikh Ahmad bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Chairman of Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone inaugurated the new CBD branch, in the presence of H.E Saeed Ahmed Ghobash, CBD Chairman of the Board and Peter Baltussen, Chief Executive Officer.

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CBD Leads the way in ILM Coaching Certification

10 June 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai held a ceremony to honor another 45 managers who successfully completed the prestigious UK-based Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM)'s Stage 3 Coaching.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai inaugurates its new branch in Village Mall

13 May 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai announced the opening of its new branch in the Village Mall in Abu Dhabi as part of its plan to expand in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, and to provide a new type of banking services. Saeed Ahmed Ghobash, Chairman of the Board of Directors inaugurated the new branch in the presence of Chief Executive Officer, Peter Baltussen, and a group of the bank's customers, members of the senior management as well as branch and departments managers.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai Sponsors Career Fair

29 April 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai Sponsors Career Fair

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Commercial Bank of Dubai appoints Dr. Souhayel Tayeb as Group Company Secretary

29 April 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai PSC is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Souhayel Tayeb as Group Company Secretary.

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CBD, DMCC Tradeflows and Rocks partner to launch ”Loans for Diamonds”

24 April 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai and DMCC Tradeflow, the dedicated online platform for registering possession and ownership of commodities stored in UAE-based facilities, have launched an innovative new financing mechanism ‘Loans for Diamonds’, in partnership with Rocks International.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai recognized for its Digital Banking innovations at the Banker Middle East Product Awards

20 April 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has scooped three Banker Middle East Product Awards for its industry leading innovations in the Digital Banking field.

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Moody’s Affirms CBD’s Long-Term Rating

31 March 2015

Moody’s Investors Service affirmed CBD’s Baa1/ Prime-2 deposit ratings and ba1 baseline credit assessment (BCA) with stable outlook.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai wins Best Corporate/Government Prepaid Programme at the Prepaid Middle East Awards 2015

15 March 2015

CBD’s Dubai Chamber Visa pre-paid card wins Best Corporate/Government Prepaid Programme

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04 March 2015

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Career Fair Sharjah 2015

12 February 2015

Career Fair Sharjah 2015

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Commercial Bank of Dubai sponsors UAE’s first social dining awards

11 February 2015

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Donation to Emirates Thalasemia Society

09 February 2015

Donation to Emirates Thalasemia Society

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CBD Offers 50% discount on personal loan interest rates as part of ‘Fab Feb’ promotions

05 February 2015

Commercial Bank of Dubai, one of the UAE’s leading banks, announced an array of exciting of promotional offers for its personal loan customers, including substantial interest rate discounts, as part of its “Fab Feb” promotions.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai’s seminar discusses the outlook for the UAE economy

12 January 2015

The UAE’s growing status as a safe haven has led to its emergence as a leading global hub for investment, according to the Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD).

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Commercial Bank of Dubai launches region’s first "Bank branch inside Facebook"

15 October 2014

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) has initiated a brand new trend in the banking services by introducing banking transactions through Facebook, the most widespread social networking website.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai signs MoU with Hamriyah Free Zone Authority

16 April 2014

The Commercial Bank of Dubai and Hamriyah Free Zone Authority in Sharjah signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at further boosting trade and commercial activities in the zone and the UAE economy in general.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and Al Shabab Club score big with the launch of co-branded Pre-paid Card

03 April 2014

In keeping with the UAE government’s e-initiatives, Commercial Bank of Dubai and Al Shabab Club today launched a co-branded pre-paid card in a move that offers cashless convenience to the club’s staff members and fans.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai launches region’s first-of-its-kind revolutionary online banking

23 March 2014

It’s virtually real – and really virtual. Commercial Bank of Dubai has unveiled its new website, bringing the next generation of online banking to its customers’ smartphones, laptops and desktops.

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Furnish your new home for free with Commercial Bank of Dubai’s home loan promotion

06 February 2014

Qualifying clients will receive furniture gift vouchers for up to AED 60,000 from Interiors, one of the leading furniture brands in the UAE, besides availing a home loan at low interest rates starting 3.99% from the Bank.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai receives 'Islamic Bank of the Year' award

10 November 2013

Attijari Al Islami, Commercial Bank of Dubai’s Islamic banking unit, has received the ‘Islamic Bank of the Year Award for the UAE 2013’ from ‘The Banker’ magazine, a banking and finance publication of the Financial Times, at the ‘FT Events – Islamic Financial Intelligence Summit’ held recently in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The trophy was received by Nabil Tayeb Khoori, Head of Attijari Al Islami, and Jamal Al Matari, Head of Attijari Al Islami Branches, and was presented by Brian Caplen, Editor of The Banker Magazine.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai celebrates the "Flag Day"

06 November 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai celebrated the “Flag Day” in accordance with the initiative launched by his Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, which commemorates the accession of his Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan as UAE president.

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CBD boosts senior management team with the appointment of new Head of Credit

13 October 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai has further boosted its senior management team with the appointment of Othman Ibrahim Bin Hendi to the key position as Head of Credit.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai awarded by global bank Commerzbank for excellence in payments processing

12 September 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai has been adjudged winner of the coveted STP (Straight Through Processing) Excellence Award by leading global banking and financial services company Commerzbank.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai presents personal loan promotion Includes free holiday package and repayment next year

08 September 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has launched a promotion for its personal loan customers, offering them free travel to destinations of their choice and a chance to start repayment next year.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai Appoints New General Manager for Personal Banking

14 August 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai announced today the appointment of Murray Sims, as General Manager - Personal Banking. In his new role, Murray will oversee all business and bank services in the field of Retail banking.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai becomes the first bank in the Middle East to earn the ILM Level 5 Award certificate

30 July 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai becomes the first bank in the Middle East to earn the ILM Level 5 Award certificate in Coaching and Mentoring

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Commercial Bank of Dubai, Western Union to Introduce Prepaid Payroll Card in UAE

03 July 2013

Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, and Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) today announced they will work together to introduce a co-branded prepaid payroll card in the United Arab Emirates.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai launches Beit Al Khair pre-paid card

02 June 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Beit Al Khair Society, whereby the bank provides cashless solutions to the beneficiaries of the Society, as part of CBD's commitment to the highest standards of corporate social responsibility and its leading role in the development of innovative electronic financial solutions.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai becomes the first bank in the region to complete live deployment of Misys’Trade Finance system on the SaaS model

24 April 2013

Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD), one of the leading banks in the UAE, has become the first Bank in the Middle East and North Africa region to implement Misys' trade finance system on Software as a Service (SaaS) model.

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Commercial Bank of Dubai and Al Ahli Club launch co-branded Pre-paid Card for staff, trainees and fans

12 March 2013

The CBD-Al Ahli Pre-paid Card, created within the framework of an agreement between the Commercial Bank of Dubai and Al Ahli, was launched today.

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Fitch reaffirms long-term issuer default rating of Commercial Bank of Dubai as A- with a stable outlook

19 November 2012

Fitch recognizes Commercial Bank of Dubai's (CBD) strong capitalisation and consistent performance through the crisis.

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