Bahrain Financing Company (BFC) the Kingdom’s oldest and leading worldwide money transfer and foreign currency specialist has reached a significant milestone with the opening of its SH. Hamad Avenue branch today. The new branch in Manama further reinforces BFC’s position as the exchange with the most extensive branch network in Bahrain.
The new branch opened on Sunday at 8 am. The branch was inaugurated by BFC’s General Manager – Retail, Mr. Deepak Nair in the presence of other BFC officials.
The branch is conveniently located in Manama near to Al Dasmah Bakery and is adjacent to Nesto Supermarket. It will be open for customers from 8 am to 10 pm, seven days a week, offering BFC’s diverse range of fast and reliable international money transfer products plus a choice of over 40 global currencies to buy or sell at market-leading exchange rates.
To celebrate the opening of the branch, BFC gave away gifts to every customer who made a transaction on the first day. Commenting on the branch opening, Mr. Deepak Nair, General Manager of BFC said “The new branch comes to ensure convenience for our growing customer base, and in continuation of BFC’s strategy to further strengthen relations with its customers through superior services and innovative products. This demonstrates our firm’s commitment to meet our customer’s expectation and be closer to them to cater to their requirements. We are confident the customers would have a pleasant experience with BFC.”
BFC started in 1917, trading in gold bullion and continually growing its services. In 1970’s BFC entered the remittance market, giving the fast-growing expat community the opportunity to spend their hard-earned money home.
The new branch currently makes BFC retail network counts to 50 branches across the Kingdom of Bahrain and specializes in sending money around the globe safely and quickly to over 46,000 locations in 30 countries. Its global reach is extended to over 200 countries through its partnership with MoneyGram an international remittance company. With Smart Money, the online money transfer service of BFC, you can now send money online to over 150 countries. BFC is the leading provider of foreign currency exchange in Bahrain and customers can buy or sell foreign currency at the most competitive rates in the market from any of the BFC branches.