Oct 2013 - Samba is the official sponsor and partner of FC Barcelona in Saudi Arabia
Oct 2013 - SAMBA and Saudi Development Fund sign agreement to support Saudi non-oil exports
Sept 2013 - Samba launches Samba E-Mall - the first in the Middle East
May 2013 - Samba named best financial institution for governance, risk management and
Sept 2012 - Safest bank in Saudi Arabia in 2012
May 2012 - “Samba organizes a training workshop for owners of small and medium enterprises
under the umbrella of Kafalah Program”
May 2012 - SambaCapital: "Global Finance names SambaCapital the Best Islamic Investment
House in the World for 2012"
Jan 2012 - (SATORP)'s Sukuk named 2012's 'Deal of the Year in the Middle East' by The Banker
Jan 2012 - Best Investment House in the Middle East for the sixth year in a row
Jan 2012 - Global Finance: Samba "Best Foreign Exchange Bank in Saudi Arabia in 2012" for the
6th Year in a Row
Dec 2011 - The Banker names Samba "Bank of the Year in Saudi Arabia in 2011"
Nov 2011 - "Sambacapital" launches "Al Nafees Global U.S. dollar denominated open-ended
Oct 2011 - The Banker Names Sambacapital "Most Innovative Investment Bank from the Middle
East in 2011"
Sept 2011 - Eisa Al Eisa Receives the 2011 Lifetime Achievement Award
Sept 2011 - Samba named safest bank in Saudi Arabia and ranked among the safest banks in
Sept 2011 - Samba wins four awards from Global Finance in 2011 for best internet banking
Sept 2011 - Samba and Panda launch the Islamic Samba-Panda Credit Card
June 2011 - Sambacapital launches Al Ataa Saudi Equity Fund with a cash dividend of up to
5% per annum
June 2011 - Prince Sultan bin Salman honors Samba for being "Best National Corporation for
Recruiting Saudis in 2011", for the fifth time
May 2011 - Samba is the most highly rated and secure bank in Saudi Arabia
May 2011 - Samba Sponsors the Euromoney Saudi Arabia Conference 2011 for the 6th
May 2011 - Samba named "Best Bank in Saudi Arabia in 2011"
Mar 2011 - Sambacapital receives 3 awards from Global Finance in 2011
Jan 2011 - Samba rated the highest bank in the Kingdom by international rating agencies
Oct 2010 - Samba ranked second highest Arab bank in terms of 2009 profits
Aug 2010 - Samba announces the launch of its innovative mobile banking solutions for 'Apple
iphone' and 'Blackberry' devices.
June 2010 - Standard and Poor's Upgrade Samba's Rating to A+ with Stable Outlook
May 2010 - Al-Eisa Briefs Tony Blair on the Latest Developments in the Saudi Economy and
May 2010 - Samba Launches 'Samba Visa Infinite', the Ultimate Credit Card in Saudi Arabia
May 2010 - Sambacapital Receives 3 Accolades from Global Finance as Best Investment Bank
and Best Equity Bank in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East for 2010
April 2010 - Samba is the First Saudi Bank to Operate in Qatar
April 2010 - Samba Receives Four Accolades from emeafinance as Best Project Finance House in
the Middle East in 2009
April 2010 - Al Eisa: Global Finance Magazine Awards Samba 'Best Bank in Saudi Arabia' for the
fifth year in a row
April 2010 - Samba and Sejel sign collaboration agreement to launch new Umrah Automated
Mar 2010 - Eisa Al Eisa Received the "2010 Lifetime Achievement Award for Business Sectors in
the Middle East"
Mar 2010 - Renewal of the Financing Agreement between Samba and SEC to extend housing
loans to SEC employees
Feb 2010 - Moody's upgraded Samba's rating to Aa3 with Stable Outlook