A subsidiary of the Moroccan Bank; Banque Centrale Populaire Group (BCP), the International Bank of Cameroon for Savings and Credit (BICEC) is a benchmark player in the landscape of Cameroonian banking. It operates through a banking network of 37 branches spread over all regions of Cameroon. With more than 380,000 customers and nearly 800 employees, BICEC occupies a leading position plan for all of its markets: individuals, professionals and corporates. Belonging to the BCP Group is a great opportunity for BICEC, to foster her ambitions to prosper, to grow partners and employees, while ensuring its customers with products and services that best meet their needs.
BICEC is a bank that finances the Cameroonian economy. In 2020, BICEC gave out loans of more than 120 billion frs intended for Cameroonian households and local businesses. BICEC is a financially sound Bank, as the recent capital increase of the Bank confirms this argument and places BICEC in the leading pack of the best capitalized banks in the country and in Central Africa.
BICEC is a bank that is growing and developing:
– The upcoming opening of 2 business centers, one in Douala and the other in Yaoundé, as well as one digital agency at the Grand Mall of Douala – Strengthening of its teams by recruiting senior executives
– Launch of new products by the end of the year: Platinum, Infinite, Bi PAY card, reinforcement of the cash management offer
– Strong contribution to the emergence of CEMAC financial markets through the creation of a company of Bourse USCA
– Launch of strategic projects: IT version upgrade, Network rebranding of agencies, digitalization, credit process overhaul, service quality improvement.
BICEC is a Citizen Bank. The Bank supported the State of Cameroon in its management of the crisis to the tune of 115 million Frs.
By joining the BCP group, BICEC adopts the emblem of the Arabian horse, a historical symbol of the BCP. It is renowned for its elegance, nobility, courage and resistance. It helps convey the image of a company on the move, which knows how to adapt to the constant changes in the market.
This new visual identity reinforces positions BICEC as a more visible, more digital, more innovative and more international brand.
By joining the BCP group, BICEC is positioning itself as as a committed and responsible banking actor, able to take part in building a sustainable future through corporate financing for large projects structuring (infrastructure, social impact projects and environmental: schools, hospitals, roads, etc.) and industrial and trade essential for long-term development, Cameroon and beyond.