Dubai: National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) said it delivered strong financial results and continued growth for the first nine months of 2018 marked by an 11.3 per cent rise in net profit, which reached 55 million dinars (Dh534.2 million).

Strengthened results were supported by more prudent asset liabilities management, the bank said in an emailed statement.

For the third quarter of 2018, the bank recorded a net profit of 18.2 million dinars, a growth of 2.8 per cent on year.