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Newswire reports suggest that Goldman Sachs’ issue of a five-year $500 million Sukuk was some 3x oversubscribed with orders of around $1.5 billion.
September 18, 2014 - 13:44 GMT
The US investment bank appears to have learned from the fiasco of its first attempt to market a Sukuk in 2011.

March 5, 2012

Emirates NBD
10:47 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD announced that it has successfully completed the first phase of integrating Dubai Bank's Automated Teller Machine network into the Emirates NBD Group.

During the agreement
10:10 GMT
(press release)

INVESTBANK recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Royal Society for the Conservation of Nature (RSCN) to plan and develop organic farming in the Ajloun area.

Dunia Branch
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Dunia Finance, dunia, the leading Abu Dhabi based financial services company, has announced its audited financial results for the year ended 31 December 2011.

National Bank of Kuwait
09:24 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), for the fifth consecutive time, has been listed among the 50 safest banks in the world.

Abdulwahed Juma, Head of Corporate Affairs at FGB recieves award during ceremony
08:24 GMT
(press release)

Leading financial partner of choice, First Gulf Bank was recognized by prestigious publication Forbes Middle East as the third best performing entity in the UAE in 2011.

Haitham Al Refaie, the Head of Business Banking Group at NBAD
08:09 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, participates in the 11th Women Exhibition at the Dubai Ladies Club in Jumeirah from 5th to 8th March.

Lebanon’s economy is connected to Syria through trade, finance and tourism, so the Lebanese economy felt more the repercussions of the Syrian and Egyptian events
07:42 GMT

Lebanese market indicators remained strong during the latest week, with average daily traded shares jumping 22 percent to 111,653.

March 4, 2012

Suaad Al Shammari, Emiratisation Manager at NBAD
10:54 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, will participate in the National Career Exhibition to be held March 5th to 7th at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

09:52 GMT

Mashreq, one of the UAE's leading financial institutions, confirmed its participation in the annual Careers Show Exhibition.

Jashan e-Bahara Poster
09:50 GMT

UAE Exchange returns with the 2012 version of Jashan-e-Bahara promotion, this exciting promotion will give away total cash prizes worth PKR 1,500,000 and 60 mobile phones.

Rick Pudner, CEO Emirates NBD and Major Gen Khamis Mattar Al Mazeina, Deputy Commander, Dubai Police at the opening of Emirates NBD Al Qiyadah Branch
09:35 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, announced the official inauguration of its new branch and an adjacent Priority Banking Centre in Al Qiyadah, situated in close proximity to the Dubai Police Head Quarters on Al Nahda Road.

HE Younis Haji Al Khouri, Undersecretary of MoF
07:27 GMT
(press release)

HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, has released a financial circular regarding preparations for the 2013 federal budget.

Tirad Mahmoud, CEO of ADIB receiving the awards.
05:51 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, a top-tier Islamic financial services group, has been named the ‘Best Islamic Bank in the UAE’ for the second year consecutive year by Islamic Finance News (IFN).

March 1, 2012

Standard Chartered
10:22 GMT

Standard Chartered has been recognized as the “Best Investment Bank in the UAE” in the 2012 edition of Global Finance’s annual list of the World’s Best Investment Banks.

Mr. Esam Janahi, Executive Chairman of GFH
07:10 GMT
(press release)

Gulf Finance House today announced its financial results for the year ending 31 December 2011, during which the bank returned to profitability despite a challenging year.