Our international positioning continues to expand in the Western Hemisphere, Europe and Australia.
Bank Hapoalim is engaged in international activities through subsidiaries, branches and representative offices. Our overseas activities are centered on private banking and the corporate sector.
In the corporate sector, we are active in wholesale services in two main areas: activities related to Israel or for Israeli clients and local corporate banking- primarily related to credit to large lenders, mainly through syndications with leading international banks.
Poalim Asset Management (PAM) in the U.K. provides world-class investment products for our private banking customers. Global Private Banking services are positioned for a broad marketing view and are extended at a high professional level. Services cover a wide spectrum of financial instruments, enhanced by PAM’s alliance with Frank Russell, one of the world’s leading investment companies.
Bank Hapoalim Worldwide
The Bank is a recognized leader in Israel’s capital markets.
In Israel, Bank Hapoalim has hundreds of full-service branches organized into customer lines, such as retail, private banking, small businesses and mortgages; business centers for the mid-market; and industry desks for large corporate clients.
Direct banking channels play an increasingly important role in serving both retail and corporate customers.
A trading room, now part of a global trading network, offers advanced services. A Global Private Banking Center provides personalized service and portfolio management.
The Miami branch is headquarters for private banking services to local residents and non-US citizens, serving Latin America clients.
The New York branch is focused on corporate credit activity, treasury activity, and the provision of credit and comprehensive banking services to Israeli companies operating in the United States. In addition, the branch offers investment services to private and corporate clients, including trading in derivatives and brokerage services.
The Bank operates an advanced trading room in New York.
Bank Hapoalim branch in the West End of London offers a range of corporate and private banking services as well as a sophisticated trading room.
Bank Hapoalim (Switzerland) Ltd, is a wholly owned subsidiary headquarted in Zurich, with branches in Zurich, Geneva, Luxembourg and Singapore and representative offices in Moscow, Hong Kong and Tel Aviv. The Swiss bank is engaged primarily in private banking services, including global portfolio management.
Bank Hapoalim (Switzerland) Ltd. maintains a branch in Luxembourg for private banking. In addition, the Bank operates in Luxembourg through a banking subsidiary.
Bank Hapoalim (Switzerland), following its merger in 2005 with Bank of New York Inter-Maritime Bank, Geneva, has a highly active representative office in Hong Kong, specializing in private banking.
BHI Investment Advisors (Asia) Limited
A wholly owned subsidiary of Bank Hapoalim (Switzerland) Ltd . The company aims to deliver advisory services to high net worth individuals. The Company, through experienced, professional advisors offering innovative and proactive investments, will be focusing primarily on the local Asian markets while keeping a global perspective, supported by the international presence and stability of the Bank Hapoalim Group.
In 2007, Bank Hapoalim (Switzerland) inaugurated a full-service private banking branch in Singapore, the fast growing financial center of Southeast Asia.
Bank Pozitif is headquartered in Istanbul, with a network of 6 offices in Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir.
Bank Pozitiv is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bank Pozitif, with headquarters in Almaty and branches in 2 major cities in Kazakhstan.
Focused on private banking, Hapoalim (Latin America) S.A. is a wholly owned subsidiary in Montevideo, and has branches in Colonia and Punta del Este.
Bank Hapoalim has representative offices in major financial centers worldwide. They serve as liaisons for a variety of trade services, and, in select markets, to Global Private Banking of the highest professional level. Representative offices play a key role in the bank’s commitment to convenient access to professional services and staff.
Main Locations of Representative Offices
- Mexico City
- Panama City