BMCE Bank (Banque Marocaine du Commerce Extérieur is a commercial bank based in Morocco. It is a large operation with almost 700 branches in Morocco and another 600 across Africa. BMCE Bank also has offices in China, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Canada, the Netherlands, Belgium and the UK.
Formerly known as MediCapital Bank, BMCE Bank was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Casablanca.
BMCE Bank Products and Services
BMCE Bank specialises in African investment and connecting international financial institutions and individual investors with opportunities across the African continent, as well as offering African corporations with access to international financial expertise.
BMCE works mostly in the private sector, brokering deals that are too small for bigger investment banks and too big for smaller local banks. Their business is divided into two primary divisions; financial markets and corporate banking.
The financial markets division is focused on helping customers access established and emerging markets across Africa. These customers are often seeking asset diversification. These customers are provided with a single point of contact, with detailed expertise in African markets, who can tailor services to their specific needs.
For corporate banking, BMCE provides services across a range of sectors but focuses on specific industries; telecommunications, energy, hard and soft commodities, infrastructure and shipping. The division offers customised solutions for African financial institutions and helps international private equity funds to invest in and acquire African assets.
BMCE’s network of offices on the continent allows for a level of on the ground expertise that enables advisors to react immediately to meet client goals.
BMCE Bank Security
BMCE Bank International is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority. The bank’s privacy and security policy, and detailed information about how customers’ information is kept safe is freely available online.