May 1, 1998
This sponsored section was prepared by the Special Projects Department at Institutional Investor and written independently by Avi Machlis and Matthew Kalman, journalists based in Jerusalem. Cover artwork courtesy of Bank Hapoalim.
ISRAEL'S LEADING PROVIDER OF FINANCIAL SERVICES FOR Investors
Bank Hapoalim -- Israel's largest banking group, with 10 commercial banks, 364 branches and offices worldwide, and more than 50 subsidiaries active in all aspects of financial services -- is the country's leading supplier of services to foreign and domestic institutional investors, financial intermediaries, private investors, and issuers. In 1997 the Bank reported the largest …