Groupe Rawji established Rawbank in 2002, combining its spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship with its deep knowledge of the DRC economy. It has quickly become a world-class, global financial institution, providing innovative banking and financial products and services to a vast customer base: from private and public enterprises, to international organisations, embassies, NGOs and millions of private individuals.
Despite more aggressive approaches shown by other financial operators, Rawbank has continued to
thrive by sticking to its
principles: putting customers
first and answering their
needs – mindful at all times
of its motto, “Rawbank is
Today it is the market leader in the DRC’s banking sector, becoming the main artery of financial flows that power the Congolese economy. It has the country’s largest network of automated payment systems, which in partnership with Visa, Mastercard and Union Pay (China), continually keep pace with technological progress.
Shaping the future of the DRC and beyond
In 2008, Rawbank opened its first representation office outside of the DRC in Belgium.
It continues to have well developed plans to expand in the DRC's principal economic
points, bringing the country›s banking into the 21st century.
In 2009, Rawbank forged a partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) for a credit line of US $7 million – specifically targeted to stimulate loans to microenterprises and SMEs in sub-Saharan Africa. Through careful due diligence and unparalleled expertise, Rawbank is helping to boost some of the continent’s most troubled economies.
Rawbank benefits from the trust and expertise of an effective network of correspondent banks throughout the world.
RAWBANK SA, 3487 Boulevard du 30 Juin, Gombe, Kinshasa, DR CONGO