PT Bank Internasional Indonesia Tbk (BII) was established on May 15, 1959. Since going public in 1989, BII has grown to become one of Indonesia’s leading local private banks.
About BII Bank
On September 30, 2008 Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank), through Mayban Offshore Corporate Services (Labuan) Sdn. Bhd. (MOCS), a wholly owned subsidiary, completed the acquisition of a 100% stake in Sorak Financial Holdings Pte. Ltd., which at the time of the transaction owned a 55.51% stake in BII. In December 2008, MOCS completed a tender offer for the remaining BII shares, and acquired an additional shareholding.
BII is one of the largest banks in Indonesia with an international network that comprises 346 branches including five Syariah branches and three overseas branches, 1,106 ATMs including 53 CDMs (Cash Deposit Machines) across Indonesia. In addition BII is also connected with more than 20,000 ATMs under ATM PRIMA, ATM BERSAMA, ALTO, CIRRUS and Malaysia's MEPS network, and to more than 3,500 Maybank ATMs in Malaysia and Singapore as well as a banking presence in Mauritius, Mumbai and the Cayman Islands. BII provides a full range of financial services through its branch and ATM network, phone banking, internet banking and mobile banking channels.
BII is active in SME/Commerical, Consumer and Corporate banking. BII provides products and services to medium and commercial size enterprises and individuals with credit cards, mortgages, deposit accounts, lending, and wealth management services. Corporate clients are provided services in lending, trade finance, cash management, custody and foreign exchange.
Bii has received various awards and recognitions with the most recent being rated number 1 for "The Best 10 Banks in Service Quality" for two consecutive years in 2010 in all catagories by the Institute of Service Management Studies (ISMS) and Infobank Magazine.
Focus on Women's Empowerment
BII has four women Directors and one woman Commissioner in its board of management.
BII is the first bank in Indonesia which offers a saving product dedicated for women with various benefits which caters to women’s needs such as no monthly administration fee, Smart Spending, Smart Saving, and specific women insurance coverage. The product was launched in 2009 and has achieved the Marketing Award 2010 for the category The Best in Market Driving from Marketing Magazine.
As part of empowering women, in order for them to play a more important role in the Indonesian economy, the bank plans to further develop financial services for the women's market.