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Collectively, licensed providers of regulated banking servicesG are called conventional bank licenseesG . Bahrain-incorporated conventional bank licenseesG are called Bahraini conventional bank licenseesG . Conventional bank licenseesG that are incorporated in an overseas jurisdiction and operate via a branch presence in the Kingdom of Bahrain are called branches of foreign conventional bank licenseesG . The same naming convention applies to the two sub-categories of conventional bank license: thus, Bahraini conventional retail bank licenseesG and Bahraini conventional wholesale bank licenseesG are those incorporated in Bahrain, whilst retail branches of foreign banksG and wholesale branches of foreign banksG are those incorporated in an overseas jurisdiction and operating in Bahrain via a branch presence.

Amended: July 2017
October 2007
(2 Versions)
Apr 1 2008 - Jun 30 2017Jul 1 2017 onwards
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