SICO is a leading regional asset manager, broker and investment bank with more than USD 1.8 bn in assets under management (AUM). Today SICO operates under a wholesale banking licence from the Central Bank of Bahrain and also oversees two wholly owned subsidiaries: Abu Dhabi-based brokerage firm SICO Financial Services and specialized regional custody house SICO Funds Services Company (SFS) in Bahrain.

Headquartered in the Kingdom of Bahrain with a growing regional and international presence, SICO has a well-established track record as a trusted regional bank offering a comprehensive suite of financial solutions including asset management, brokerage, investment banking, and market making backed by a robust and experienced research team that provides regional insight and analysis of more than 90 percent of the GCC’s major equities.

Since inception in 1995 SICO has consistently outperformed the market and developed a solid base of institutional clients. Going forward, the Bank’s continued growth will be guided by its commitments to strong corporate governance and developing trusting relationships with its clients. The Bank will also continue to invest in its information technology capabilities and the human capital of its 100 exceptional employees. 


To provide a progressive suite of products and services that meet the needs of our discerning client base while maintaining a prudent approach to conducting business, and a focus on creating value and building trusted partnerships with our clients, shareholders, employees and the community at large.


To leverage our position as the leading regional asset manager, broker, and investment bank while we seek further organic growth and opportunistic geographical expansion in high-growth markets that are in sync with SICO’s dynamics as a recognized and respected niche player with unparalleled insight, knowledge, and experience in regional markets.


In all personal and professional interactions and when conducting business operations and corporate relationships, SICO’s team members seek to:

  • Act prudently and professionally
  • Uphold transparency in all dealings
  • Pioneer new products and services
  • Maintain a client-focused approach
  • Build long-term partnerships