Legal Status

EBE is an Egyptian Joint-Stock Company established under Law 95 of 1983. It is subject to the regulations of the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) and the law of financial and banking system, no. 88 for 2003. As an Egyptian Joint-Stock Company, it is also subject to the provisions of Law 159 for 1981, promulgating the law on joint-stock companies, companies limited by shares and limited liability companies, unless otherwise provided in the law establishing EBE, without prejudice to the provisions thereof.