Trust Bank (Gambia) Limited, commonly known as Trust Bank Limited (TBL), but also referred to as Trust Bank (Gambia), is a private commercial bank in the Gambia. It is one of the fourteen (14) commercial banks licensed by the Central Bank of the Gambia, the national banking regulator.
Trust Bank Ltd was incorporated on July 3rd 1997 to take over the business of Meridien Biao Bank Gambia and began operations on October 1st the same year. The bank is engaged in Commercial, Corporate & International banking with 1005 shareholders.
The major shareholders of the bank are Social Security & Housing Finance Corporation, DataBank of Ghana and other prominent Gambian institutions and individuals.
The bank was listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange in November 2002, the first cross border listing in the sub-Region. During the past 10 years the Banker Magazine, subsidiary of the Business Financial Times in UK awarded Trust Bank Ltd ‘The Bank of the Year’ for three consecutive years i.e. 2003, 2004 and 2005. In adddtion Global Finance awarded Trust Bank Ltd "The Best Emerging Market Bank" for four consecutive years i.e. 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008.The bank also received awards from the Gambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry as ‘the bank of the Year’ in 2002 and 2004.
Trust Bank contributes immensely to the Nation’s Socio-Economic Development, mostly in areas of Education, Health and Sports. The bank annually sponsors students that have excelled in the Gambia Basic Education Certificate Examination (GABECE). The bank also adopts the Maternity Ward at the AFPRC Farafenni Hospital, the RVTH Sanatorium and Leman Street Clinic.
Our mission is to be the leading bank in The Gambia by operating a profitable banking institute, which meets the needs of all local, international, corporate and individual clients’ and return excellent results to our shareholders.
To achieve this, we shall continue to set new standards by delivering quality services and innovative products with an inspired team dedicated to serving our Customers, Environment and Community at large in the most caring manner.
What makes us different
The Gambia’s local Bank.
Widest target market.
15 outlets, widely dispersed, making us the most accessible bank in The Gambia.
Leadership made up of the most experienced banking practitioners in our country.
Strong board of Directors all locally based.
Efficient staff from diverse backgrounds with an enviable local knowledge.