DUBAI Aug 10 Al Baraka Banking Group
, a Bahrain-based Islamic lender with a presence in
more than a dozen countries, posted a 3.8 percent increase in
second-quarter net income, the bank said in a statement on
The bank, which has operations in the Middle East, Asia and
Africa, made a net attributable profit of $43.8 million for the
three months to June 30, compared with $42.2 million in the
year-ago period of 2013.
Total assets stood at $22.1 billion at the end of June, up
from $19.5 billion a year earlier.
(Reporting by Nadia Saleem; Editing by Andrew Torchia)