Bank Co. Ltd.
Banjul area HQ
52 Kairaba Avenue (Sankung Sillah Bldg.)
Fajara M Section
PMB: 204, Serrekunda
The Gambia, West Africa
Swift Code: BSAHGMGM
Tel no: +220 449 8077
Fax: +220 449 8080
BSIC has its main headquarters in Tripoli, Libya and
stands for the Sahelo-Saharienne Bank for Investment
and Commerce or in French Banque Sahelo-Saherienne Pour
L'Investment et Le Commerce.
BSIC opened their first branch in the Gambia on Kairaba
Avenue (Pipeline) on the 8th January, 2008 on the ground
floor of the Sankung Sillah Building. It also has affiliate
branches in Benin, Burkina Central Africa, Chad, Faso,
Ghana, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Sudan and Togo.
The Gambia Government is commitment to subscribing 5%
equity, in the BSIC of the CEN-SAD Community, which
is made up of 26 countries in the region. The shares
are to be acquired by the Department of State for Finance.
In 1999 the governments of the CEN-SAD community signed
a treaty to establish this African group of states and
to establish a bank.
The company is able to provide services as a development
bank for the mid and long-term financing of development
projects in collaboration with international and regional
financial organisations as well as investment guarantee
institutions such as the West African Bank for Development
(WABD) and the African Guarantee and Economic Cooperation