What makes a good partner?

Half a millennium ago, Arab builders were already creating patterns utilising the golden ratio that never ends. The flower of life decorates the floors, ceilings and windows of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, which opened in Abu Dhabi in 2007.

Daniela Leithe

Head of Legal & Compliance Middle East


Unique experiences connect.

Private Banking in the Middle East market region was again extremely successful in 2018. It contributes an ever increasing share to the overall success of the LLB Group.

«Wealthy private clients and entrepreneurs trust in our experience and count on us as a reliable partner.»

Daniela Leithe,
Head of Legal & Compliance Middle East

Al Wasl is the Arabic word for “connection/link” – the LLB Group's solution in the Middle East. The LLB Group has been committed to Dubai and Abu Dhabi as business locations for over 10 years, here connectedness is reflected in the close partnership with clients. Proximity, stability and a long tradition of private banking allow trust to grow. The same language and unique experiences connect, innovative investment solutions make sense – this creates valuable partnerships.

The relationship between clients and experienced private banking staff is a hallmark of the LLB Group. All LLB employees are established in the local region and they know clients' individual wishes and requirements.


years Middle East

Clients appreciate three things about the LLB Group's private banking: the stability and safety of the bank, the high quality of products and services, and the excellent investment performance.

LLB can not only look back on 157 years of history, but also for years it has been one of the best capitalised universal banks in Europe. Furthermore, the Principality of Liechtenstein, as the bank's major shareholder, is one of a few countries in the world to have an AAA rating.

The LLB Group offers holistic solutions all from one source, which include investment counselling, asset management, financing, as well as financial and retirement planning.

The LLB Group operates in three market regions: in the home markets of Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Austria, in the traditional cross-border markets of Germany and the rest of Western Europe, and in the growth markets of Central and Eastern Europe as well as the Middle East. As one of only a few banks, we provide our clients in the Middle East with access to the stock markets in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.

The LLB Group's private banking staff take the time to understand the financial goals and the life situation of their clients in order to develop the best possible individual asset management strategy for them.

International presence – local ties