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WABA LEADERSHIP

WABA's executive secretariat is under the strategic leadership of the CEO ...read more


BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Board members provide leadership for WABA and its overall operation ....read more


     
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Information on Benin Information on the Economy of Benin
List of Banks in Benin How to create a company
 
 
BABN BGFI-Bank Bénin
BHB DBB
BIBE Ecobank – Bénin
BOA-Bénin Orabank – Bénin
BRS-Bénin SGB
BSIC-Bénin UBA Bénin
 

Executive Secretary of Benin

 
 
 
 
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BANQUE ATLANTIQUE BENIN
(BABN)

08 BP 0682 Tri postal Cotonou
Swift: ATBJBJBJ
Tel.: (+229) 21 31 10 18 / 21 31 10 19
Telefax: (+229) 21 31 31 21
E-mail: 
Site Web:
www.banqueatlantique.net


 



 BANQUE DE L'HABITAT DU BENIN

(BHB)

 

Boulevard de France

01 BP 6555 Cotonou

Tel.: (+229) 21 31 24 25

Telefax: (+229) 21 31 24 60

E-mail: Secbhb@intnet.bj

Site Web: www.banque-habitat-benin.com


 

 



BANQUE INTERNATIONALE DU BENIN

(BIBE)

 

03 BP 2098 Cotonou

Tel.: (229) 21 31 04 62/63

Swift: BIBEBJBJ

Fax : (229) 21 31 31 17

E -mail: secretariatdg@bibebank.com

Website: www.bibebank.com


 

 

 



BANK OF AFRICA - BENIN

(BOA-Benin)

 

Avenue Jean Paul II

08 BP 0879 Cotonou

Tel.: (229) 21 31 32 28

Fax: (229) 21 31 31 17

E -mail: information@boabenin.com


 

 



BANQUE REGIONALE DE SOLIDARITE BENIN

BRS BENIN

 

144 Av Van Hoven Cotonou- Benin Voller

01 BP 097 Cotonou- Benin

Swift: brswbjbj

Tel.: (229) 21 31 99 25/26/27/28/29 - 21 31 99 90

Fax: (229) 21 31 80 01

E -mail: brsbénin@groupebrs.com

Website: www.groupebrs.com


 

 

 

 



BANQUE SAHELO-SAHARIENNE POUR L'INVESTISSEMENT ET LE COMMERCE

(BSIC-BENIN SA)

 

Guinkomey Cotonou

08 BP 485 Cotonou

Tel.: (229) 21 31 87 07/21 31 19 33/21 31 19 43

Fax: (229) 21 31 87 04

E -mail: bsic@intnet.bj

Website: www.bsicnet.com


 

 



BGFI BANK BENIN SA

 

01 BP 4270 Cotonou

Swift: BGFIBJBJ

Tel.: (229) 21 31 33 48-21 31 33 54-21 31 33 56

Fax (229) 21 31 33 39

E -mail: benin@bgfi.com  / eqc-benin@bgfi.com

Website: www.bgfi.com


 

 



DIAMOND BANK BENIN SA

(DBB)

 

Ganhi Street 308 Rev. Father Colineau, Cotonou

BP 01-955 Cotonou

Swift: DBLNBJBJ

Tel.: (229) 21 31 97 97/21 31 98 98

Fax: (229) 21 31 21 42

E -mail: info@diamondbank.com.

Website: www.diamondbank.com


 



ECOBANK- BENIN

 Rue du Governor BAYOL - Cotonou

01 BP 1280 Cotonou

Tel.: (229) 21 31 30 69/21 31 40 23

Swift: ECOCBJBJ

Fax: (229) 21 31 33 85

E -mail: ecobankbj@ecobank.com  

Website: www.ecobank.com


 



ORABANK BENIN

(OBB)

 

Avenue of the Governor General William Ponty - Cotonou

01 BP 2700 Cotonou

Tel.: (229) 21 31 31 00/03/04

Swift: FIBBBJBJ

Fax: (229) 21 31 31 02

E -mail: secretariat-benin@orabank.net

Website: www.orabank.net




SOCIETE GENERALE BENIN

(SGB)

 

Address: Lot 4153, Avenue Clozel, Ganhi

01 BP 585 Cotonou

Swift: SOGEBJBJ

Tel.: (229) 21 31 83 00

Fax: (229) 21 31 82 95

E -mail: banque.sgb@socgen.com

Website: www.societegenerale.bj


 



UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA BENIN

(UBA BENIN)

 

Carrefour Three Banks Avenue Jean Paul II

01 BP 2020 Cotonou

Swift: COBBJBJ CONTBK CTNOU

Tel.: (229) 21 30 18 30/21 31 24 24

Fax: (229) 21 31 51 77

E -mail: gwen.abiola-oloke@ubagroup.com

Website: www.ubagroup.com


 

 


 

ANNUAL MEETINGS

WABA's Annual General Meeting creates platform for members to converge ...read more

TRAINING COURSES

Greater attention is being given to training on short courses. Register ...read more


Capital

Porto-Novo

Languages

French (official), Fon and Yoruba (most common vernaculars in south), tribal languages (at least six major ones in north)

Ethnic Groups

Fon and related 38.4%, Adja and related 15.1%, Yoruba and related 12%, Bariba and related 9.6%, Fulani and related 8.6%, Ottamari and related 6.1%, Yoa-Lokpa and related 4.3%, Dendi and related 2.9%, other 0.9%, foreigner 1.9% (2013 est.)

Religion

Muslim 27.7%, Catholic 25.5%, Protestant 13.5% (Celestial 6.7%, Methodist 3.4%, other Protestant 3.4%), Vodoun 11.6%, other Christian 9.5%, other traditional religions 2.6%, other 2.6%, none 5.8% (2013 est.)

Government

Presidential republic

Independance

1 August 1960 (from France)

Area

112,622.00 km2

Water Area

2,000.00 km2

Land Area

110,622.00 km2

Population

  • 10,741,458.00

Location

Western Africa, bordering the Bight of Benin, between Nigeria and Togo

No. Bordering Countries

4

Bordering Countries

Burkina Faso 386 km, Niger 277 km, Nigeria 809 km, Togo 651 km

GDP(PPP)

$24,310,000,000.00 (USD)

GDP (Per Capita)

$2,200.00 (USD)

Export Partners

Its major export partners are India, Gabon, and China.

Export Commodities

Its main exports are cotton, cashews, and shea butter.

Import Partners

Its major import partners are China, the United States, and India.

Import Commodities

Its major imports include foodstuffs, capital goods, and petroleum products.

Climate

Tropical; hot, humid in south; semiarid in north

Terrain

Mostly flat to undulating plain; some hills and low mountains

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About WABA


     
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Our Mission and Objectives

 

What We Do at WABA
Our Leadership and Governance

 

     

The West African Bankers Association's mission is "to develop, promote, generate, coordinate and drive cross border banking and financial transactions that will enhance regional trade, economic and financial integration and development." ...read more

WABA creates avenues for the revision and exchange of information on banking practices in the sub-region in particular and in Africa in general, and a forum for the discussion of common problems. The enhancement of the promotion and strengthening of ...read more

WABA comprises 3 organs namely; The Secretariat, The Executive Council and the General Assembly, including the Executive Management, and the Board of Directors. The Secretariat is run by the Secretary General who is the Chief Executive Officer. ...read more

 
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