Development Bank of Jamaica Limited
Who We Are
The Development Bank of Jamaica Limited (DBJ) is a wholly owned Government institution and its only shareholder is the Accountant-General.
The Bank is a result of the merger of two national development entities, the Agricultural Credit Bank Limited and the National
Development Bank, on April 1, 2000. The National Investment Bank of Jamaica Limited was further amalgamated into the DBJ
The DBJ falls under the purview of the Ministry of Finance and Planning. Its Board of Directors is comprised mainly of private
sector leaders who are appointed by the Minister of Finance.
The DBJ, currently the only development financing organisation in the country, is committed to Jamaican entrepreneurs in the
productive sectors and at all stages of development.