On 20th April 2016, BNI Syariah hosted a press conference at its office in Jakarta to announce the bank’s financial performance in the first quarter of 2017. The bank had maintained profit growth amidst the global economic slowdown with profits reaching 77.64 billion IDR, an increase from 75.18 billion IDR from the previous year. The event was attended by President Director of BNI Syariah Mr Abdullah Firman Wibowo, Mr Junaidi Hisom as Director of Operations, Ms Dhias Widhiyati as Director of Business, and Senior Executive Vice President of Risks and Communications Ms Tribuana Tunggadewi.
In his statement, Mr Firman illustrated how BNI Syariah also experienced asset growth of 21.01% increasing from 24.68 trillion IDR to 29.86 trillion IDR; this was driven by growth in financing which gained by 17.83% compared to the previous year and third party financing which also grew by 23.38%, rising by 4.89 trillion IDR. From the bank’s total financing portfolio of 21.26 trillion IDR, 56.1% was contributed by consumer financing (with 86.02% directed to Griya iB Hasanah loans), 21.07% as productive financing for SMEs, and 3.6% from micro-finance, while 17.73% came from consumer financing products and the Hasanah card contributed to 1.59%. Furthermore, BNI Syariah’s non-performing loan ratio reached 3.16% in the first quarter of 2017.
BNI Syariah’s financial performance for the first quarter of 2017 showcases the bank’s standing as a modern, shariah compliant financial institution with the capacity to maintain consistent growth. Through its ‘Hasanah Lifestyle’ banking concept, BNI Syariah is able to continuously diversify its products and services, making the bank well-positioned to cater to the needs of its individual, consumer, as well as corporate clients.
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