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Since August 5, conditions in the market have made it less worthwhile to hold shekels, because the Israeli banks were willing to pay almost 1% annual interest on dollar deposits.
August 21, 2014 - 13:20 GMT
After the cannons have stopped roaring and an arrangement between Israel and Hamas is emerging, the shekel is suddenly showing weakness.

January 23, 2012

Burgan Bank
10:35 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank recently participated as a Gold sponsor in the widely recognized hospitality and food exhibition “HORECA 2012”, which was held on January 22nd until 24th at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
07:45 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has appointed Michael Aissaoui as the Head of Mergers and Acquisitions who will work in the Bank’s Investment Banking Group to expand NBAD’s M&A advisory activities.

January 22, 2012

Invest bank
11:41 GMT
(press release)

Aimed at increasing its capital to reach 100 million Jordanian Dinars, Invest bank offered 14,750,000 shares in a private placement to its current shareholders with each share valued at 1 JD, by which 95% of the shares were covered.

Bank Sarasin-Alpen
09:59 GMT
(press release)

This year’s Global Fusion features a power packed line all women line up for the very first time. The lead artistes for the Dubai Global Fusion is the Bond Quartet known for their classical cross over music.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
09:11 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) highlighted the important role played by the Islamic banking sector in promoting economic and financial growth in the UAE.

Dubai Bank
09:08 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Bank announced Aslam Mohammed as 2012’s first winner of the monthly million dirham Kunooz Savings Account draw.

Burgan Bank
09:00 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank recently sponsored the “Salhia Speaks Italian” exhibition, which took place during the 12th-19th of January.
08:24 GMT
(press release) offers you the opportunity of grabbing your very own Fendi at privileged prices. The entire collection is designed and manufactured by hand.

Jones Lang LaSalle
08:10 GMT

Jones Lang LaSalle, the world's leading real estate investment and advisory firm has today released its ‘Top Trends for UAE Real Estate in 2012’.

07:59 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq’s one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions announced 30 lucky i-Pad winners as part of its recently launched Abu Dhabi campaign.

NCB Capital
07:56 GMT
(press release)

Idea Soda Ash And Calcium Chloride Company has appointed NCB Capital as Financial Advisor to provide financial advisory services for the establishment and incorporating of the Jubail Inorganic Chemicals Industries Company.

Barclays Wealth
07:36 GMT
(press release)

Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager, announced today the appointment of Faisal Shaker as Head of Wealth for Barclays Saudi Arabia (BSA).

January 18, 2012

Al Ansari Exchange
10:30 GMT
(press release)

Major General Sheikh Taleb bin Saqr Al Qasimi inaugurated the fifth Ras Al Khaimah branch of Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE’s largest exchange house network that provides worldwide remittance and foreign exchange services.

Bank Sarasin
08:53 GMT
(press release)

Japan and Europe influenced the rest of the world in 2011 via global trade flows and the financial and capital markets and hence it is very important that individual countries cannot be considered and fully understood in isolation.

Hussain AlQemzi, Group Chief Executive Officer, Noor Investment Group and Chief Executive Officer
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Noor Islamic Bank announced today the launch of the first on-line bank account opening service offered by an Islamic Bank, to mark the fourth anniversary of the bank’s launch.