Created in 1976, BIAT – Arab International Bank of Tunisia – is today the largest bank in Tunisia, representing about 17.4% of market share, and one of the top ten Tunisian banks in terms of deposits. BIAT is active in all major banking service lines and has subsidiaries in insurance, asset management, private equity or stock brokerage. The Bank offers services for individuals, including Tunisians residing abroad, professionals, SMEs, large companies and institutions. BIAT has 200 branches located throughout Tunisia and is listed on the Tunis Stock Exchange, principally with Tunisian shareholders. The largest investor is Groupe Mabrouk with a 40% share purchased in 2005.