Saudi British Bank selects Bolero

Bolero International has been selected by The Saudi British Bank (SABB) to implement  its electronic trade document solutions.

The adoption of Bolero solutions by SABB  makes it the first bank in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to enable clients to initiate transactions electronically. The partnership will enable SABB to eradicate time-consuming inefficiencies associated with paper documents.

In accordance with the requirements of SABB’s corporate clients, the partnership will initially provide Bolero’s electronic guarantees solution, as a first step towards the provision of a wider range of digitised trade documentation solutions via the Bolero platform.

“We are extremely pleased to enter this partnership with Bolero which puts SABB at the cutting edge of trade innovation, giving our clients all the far-reaching advantages of transaction-speed and security that flow from the Bolero digital trade solutions,” said David Dew, Managing Director, SABB.

“As the pre-eminent trade bank in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia we see this partnership with Bolero as an essential part of our commitment to excellence and innovation in the service of our highly-valued corporate clients.”

Ian Kerr, CEO of Bolero International added: “This partnership is a very exciting development for all at Bolero. We are proud to have forged this partnership with a such a progressive and highly respected institution as SABB. This is also a testament to Bolero’s dedication to revolutionising world trade through digitisation and improving corporate efficiency. Bolero has cultivated strong working relationships with many banks and we very much look forward to developing our partnership with SABB.”