We are the 6th
largest bank in Southeast Asia and the largest bank in Thailand by total assets. We have been giving business and individual customers the confidence and support they need to make the right financial decisions in a changing world since our founding in 1944.
Our major subsidiaries include Bangkok Bank Berhad, Bangkok Bank (China), PT Bank Permata Tbk, Bualuang Securities, BBL Asset Management, and Bualuang Ventures.
In Thailand we are a leading provider of corporate finance and SME lending, with approximately 240 business centers and business desks, and we have the country's largest retail customer base of more than 17 million accounts. Our large and loyal customer base has been one of the key drivers of our success, allowing us to expand our business alongside our customers’ increasing financial needs.
Our business-banking services include conventional banking services, syndicated loans, debt securities underwriting, trade finance, project finance, custodial services, SME and merchant services, and specialist industry advice. We service both our business and retail customers through a nationwide branch network, phone banking, and a convenient easy-to-use bilingual internet and mobile-banking platform enabling fast, round-the-clock banking.
We are a pioneer in international banking and have the largest network of any Thai bank with more than 300 international branches in 14 countries and economies – Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, the United States and Vietnam.
For more than seven decades, our business has been guided by the philosophy of being a trusted partner and reliable close friend. This emphasizes the value we place on partnership, developing long-term relationships with our customers that are sustained over decades and across generations, and committing to our Environmental, Social, and Governance responsibilities. We champion good business practices, new technologies, development of secure digital banking and innovations to meet the ever-changing needs of customers while playing a part in building a sustainable and better Thailand.