Independent Auditorsí report to the shareholders of First International Bank (SL) Limited
In our opinion the financial statements give a true and fair view of the financial position of First International Bank (SL) Limited at 31 December 2008 and of its financial performance and its cash flows for the year then ended in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards and the requirements of the Sierra Leone Companies Act Cap 249, the Banking Act of Sierra Leone and the Banking Regulations of Sierra Leone.
Report on other Legal and Regulatory Requirements
In accordance with the requirements of Section 31(3) of the Banking Act of Sierra Leone, we report that:
∑ we were able to obtain all the information and explanations required by us for the efficient performance of our duties,
∑ the Bankís transactions were within its powers, and
∑ the Bank has complied with the relevant provisions of the Banking Act of Sierra Leone.
Date: 27th Mach 2009
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