he membership of the Banque de Développement Local has been formalized at the offices of the OCBF (Office de Coordination Bancaire et Financière) in Paris.  

 Paris – 26 September 2017. Mr Mohammed Krim, CEO of the BDL, has formalized the membership of his establishment in the SAB Users’ Club, in the presence of the President of the Club, Ludovic de Borne de Grandpré, Managing Director of Rothschild Martin Maurel, and Henri Assaf, General Manager of SAB.

The BDL is an Algerian public bank, a universal retail bank with a network of more than 150 branches and more than one million customers. It is particularly oriented towards the SMEs/SMIs,Trade finance and the liberal professions.

The SAB AT core banking software went live at the BDL last March and covers all BDL’s needs for its banking business.

The importance of the Users’ Club had been a key factor in the choice of the SAB solution, in order to have a real space for the exchange of experiences between its members.

The SAB Users’ Club is very active and was particularly solicited during this year 2017. It welcomed 4 new members, bringing the total number of its members to 43. The number of meetings (more than thirty since the beginning of the year to cover ten different topics) shows the willingness of banks to act on the evolution of their core banking system SAB AT.

From left to right: Henri Assaf, General Manager of SAB, Lydie Assouline, Managing Director of SAB, Mohammed Krim, CEO of the Banque de développement Local (BDL), Philippe Theret, Coordinator of the SAB Users’ Club and Ludovic de Borne de Grandpré, Managing Director of Rothschild Martin Maurel