Being the first credit card issuer in the Kingdom of Bahrain,CrediMax evolved to be a pioneering market leader in credit issuing and acquiring since issuing the first credit card in July 1991 as card centre at Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait, one of the largest commercial banks in the Kingdom.
CrediMax issued both VISA and MasterCard cards, Classis, Gold and Internet cards. CrediMax also acquires cards through Point of Sales (POS) machines that are offered to merchants. These machines accept all cards that carry the logo of VISA, MasterCard, Maestro, Electron, Benefit, and JCB in addition to AMEX and Diners.
Since its launch, CrediMax has expanded its operation tremendously and has launched innovative products, services and promotion campaigns. CrediMax’s own Internet card- Credinet, was one of the most innovative and key products to have been offered. Among others, one of the main services that the cardholders avail of is the Card’s affiliation to Gulf Air’s Falcon Frequent Flyer program and FALCON miles.