CDH Investment Bank


CDH House, 5 Independence Drive,
P.O. Box 1444, Blantyre, Malawi

Tel: +265 (0) 1 821 300
Fax: +265 (0) 1 822 826
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CDH Investment Bank (CDHIB) is a leading investment bank in Malawi. It is part of CDH Holdings Limited, a fast growing financial services group with investments in Malawi and East Africa. We offer innovative, high-quality financial advisory, trade and project financing, trading, personal, business and corporate banking services. Our offices are in the two major cities of Blantyre and Lilongwe.

CDHIB opened for business on 2nd April, 2012 following the successful conversion from Continental Discount House Limited (CDH) which had operated in the financial services sector for 14 years since August, 1998.

The other companies in the CDH Group include: CDH Asset Management Limited, CDH Asset Management Nominees Limited, CDH Capital Limited, CDH Properties Limited, CDH Rwanda and CDH Commodities Limited. CDHIB has a 100% stake in CDH Forex Bureau Limited.

Our vision
To be a leader in the banking industry in Malawi.

Our mission
To build a vibrant, profitable and technology-driven banking entity through new products and services that exceed clients’ expectations, delivered by our highly motivated staff.

Our business
At CDHIB we offer banking products and services designed with the needs of the client in mind. Our point of differentiation lies in the unique service delivery by our highly motivated team. We go a step further than just providing generic banking services. We first examine the various aspects of a client’s overall financial circumstances. Then we use this understanding, as well as carefully researched industry information, to identify the appropriate solutions to meet our client’s specific needs.

Our approach
At CDHIB, our business is based on the simple tenet of “customer first”. We therefore run our day-to-day operations with a client-centric approach that resonates throughout the bank. Because every client is unique, our main goal is to ensure that each customer’s specific banking requirements are met both efficiently and effectively. We apply innovation and creativity to deliver value that drives clients to ask for CDHIB’s solutions in many areas of their business.

Our people
Our experienced team is made up of dedicated individuals who have been selected for their unique talents in their field of specialisation. Our staff structures are deliberately flat to cut out the red tape. You will find our decision making processes business-friendly.