In light of the enthusiasm of Banque Misr to support the Egypt’s efforts to achieve financial inclusion, and in accordance with Egypt’s 2030 vision to achieve sustainable development, the Bank provides many free benefits and offers on the “Arab Financial Inclusion Day” under the auspices of the Central Bank of Egypt. This is in line with the Bank’s belief in importance of achieving financial inclusion, which aims to enable all segments of society to access financial services and products that meet their different needs, such as savings accounts, current accounts, payment and transfer services, insurance, financing, and credit. During the event period from 1st April to 30th April 2023, the Bank has been keen to provide many free benefits and offers to serve all customers, especially women and youths, as they are the largest group in society.
Banque Misr provides many different financial products and services with free benefits and offers on the "Arab Financial Inclusion Day", including but not limited to, opening accounts for new customers without fees and without a minimum deposit for opening accounts, and the possibility to obtain Meeza Debit Card. Also, when subscribing to and activating BM Wallet, 20% of the initial financial transaction is recovered during the activating period in accordance with the terms and conditions.
In addition, the Bank provides many other benefits and promotions, including; Exemption from prepaid TEENS card issuance fees for those under 16 years old, free BM card issuance for those aged between 21 to 30, free opening of accounts without guardian’s consent, free opening of accounts and GO card issuance for those aged between 21 to 30. Such cards are included in the Youth Program. In addition, Banque Misr provides exemption from credit cards issuing fees when obtaining a personal loan from the Bank. Throughout the event’s period, Bank’s employees are present outside the branches in many gathering places across the Arab Republic of Egypt, such as, universities, schools, sports clubs, youth centers, malls, etc., to promote the Bank’s products and services.
It is worth noting that Banque Misr is always keen to participate in all initiatives and campaigns launched by the Central Bank of Egypt, especially the campaigns that support financial inclusion, as well as those that support women by providing various financial services, and those supporting entrepreneurs who own micro-enterprises, which contributes significantly to supporting the Egyptian economy and raising the standard of living for individuals.
Banque Misr is considered one of the first banks that contributed to financial education and inclusion since its launch in Egypt in 2014 under the auspices of the Central Bank of Egypt, in addition to adopting several programs for financial education and inclusion, including, for example, supporting small and medium-sized entrepreneurs within the "Pioneers of the Nile" initiative under the auspices of the Central Bank of Egypt. The bank also works at full capacity to develop and establish banking products that suit all age groups, in line with the current technological developments, to keep pace with the expectations of customers, as well as taking into account the marginalized groups that do not deal with banks, in an attempt to include them and achieve financial inclusion.
Banque Misr is also committed to enhance its success and participate effectively in providing services and entering into initiatives and protocols that meet the needs of all segments of customers, as the bank's business values and strategies always reflect its commitment to sustainable development and prosperity for Egypt.