The London Institute of Banking & Finance

The London Institute of Banking & Finance exists to advance banking and finance by providing outstanding education and thinking, tailored to the needs of business, individuals and society.

Founded in the City of London in 1879, The London Institute of Banking & Finance remains the only banking and finance professional body with degree awarding powers.

The Abu Dhabi office provides an array of solutions to cater the education and training needs of the banking and finance sector in the Gulf Council Countries, and the Middle East and North Africa region.

We are The London Institute of Banking and Finance, an internationally recognised organisation delivering outstanding financial education.

Working in partnership

We have partnered with Abu-Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) Academy to develop and deliver a series of bespoke learning programmes. The ADGM Academy was established in 2018 with a government mandate to be a leading provider of world class financial research, training and literacy in the MENA Region.

Knowledge Fields



Digital Transformation

Sustainable Finance


Trade Finance


Higher Education

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