Posted on April 16, 2014

Al Khaliji France S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C. has launched our award winning Premium Banking service to Premium customers in the UAE. al khaliji France’s Premium Banking is a service-led proposition which, alongside competitive loans, accounts and cards, delivers an experience befitting that of a Premium Banking customer. 

Robin McCall, al khaliji 1 [].jpg"The launch of Premium Banking in the UAE reinforces al khaliji’s strategy of serving our customers of choice. Premium Banking has been extremely successful in our home market of Qatar, and with the UAE as our second home and an important growth market, extending our proposition to the UAE is a natural step for us" said Robin McCall, al khaliji Group Chief Executive Officer. Individual customers who meet the Premium Banking criteria will enjoy award-winning service that includes a dedicated relationship manager, preferential product rates, doorstep banking and multiple e-banking channels amongst other benefits which all combine to give a personalized and enjoyable customer experience allowing busy people the luxury of banking convenience.

The product proposition includes the World MasterCard Credit Card which gives customers up to 5% cash back on all purchases, free lounge access at selected airports within the UAE and the GCC, free 24/7 concierge service providing assistance anywhere in the world, Schengen-compliant travel insurance and a host of other features. In addition, customers will be offered preferential loan rates, earn up to 1.75% interest on their Fusion account (a current account that pays interest monthly) whilst being able to access their funds at any ATM across the UAE without any charges.

“Our unique approach will give our customers individually tailored products and services to meet their universal banking needs.  We aim to bring al khaliji’s popular and award-winning Premium Banking experience to our preferred customers in the UAE. Our experience and success over the years in Premium Banking should demonstrate our ability to deliver this.” commented Kelvin Tayfield, Head of Banking (UAE). Premium Banking will be available in the Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah and Ras Al-Khaimah branches.