To be the premier provider of financial services in Africa.
To provide excellent financial services through a well trained and motivated personnel to enhance stakeholder value while contributing to social progress in Africa.
It was established in 1973 under the name Libyan Arab Uganda Bank for Foreign Trade and Development
Tropical Bank Limited is jointly owned by the Governments of the Republic of Uganda 0.01% and the Libyan Foreign Bank (LFB) 99.99% of Paid-up Capital.
Reasons for Existence
To provide professional and personalized commercial banking services to various sectors of the economy including financial support to Parastatals, Corporates, Small and Medium Enterprises, Individuals, and Non-Governmental Organisations
Change of Name
In 1994, the bank’s name was changed from Libyan Arab Uganda Bank for Foreign Trade and Development to Tropical Africa Limited and in May 2006, it was changed to Tropical Bank Limited