Bank Muscat Q3 profit up

Bank Muscat has reported a profit attributable to equity holders of the parent company of OMR35.82 million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012, compared to OMR29.92 million for the same quarter ended September 30, 2011.

Net interest income for the third quarter ended September 30, 2012 was OMR59.42 million, compared to OMR53.93 million for the same quarter ended September 30, 2011.

Profit attributable to equity holders of the parent company for the nine months ended September 30, 2012 was OMR104.23 million, compared to OMR87.2 million for the same period ended September 30, 2011.

Net interest income for the nine months ended September 30, 2012 was OMR168.28 million, compared to OMR159.91 million for the same period ended September 30, 2011.