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GCC equities in general continue to show characteristics that will continue to make them attractive to investors over the rest of this year.
August 31, 2014 - 04:55 GMT
While the Iraqi conflict has also kept some international investors at bay and risk premiums across the region elevated, the political backdrop seems to have improved in a number of countries in the region.

July 12, 2011

Ebrahim Nonoo, Managing Director and CEO of BFC Group Holdings
15:05 GMT
(press release)

Bahrain Financing Company (BFC) announced the opening of a dedicated customer service centre in India.

Walter Berchtold, CEO Private Banking, Credit Suisse
14:29 GMT
(press release)

Credit Suisse was named the "Best Wealth Management House 2011" by Euromoney magazine, a leading publication for the global banking and capital markets.

Stephen Jordan, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Liquidity Management & Interest Rates Product Group, NBAD
13:47 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, the Number One Bank in the UAE, has issued its inaugural yen-denominated samurai bond, the first ever by a Middle Eastern financial institution.

Ewan Stirling, CEO of HSBC Oman at Let’s Talk staff engagement forum
11:50 GMT
(press release)

Ewan Stirling, CEO of HSBC Oman, stressed that banking is not simply about money but about helping individuals and organizations within society to meet personal and corporate objectives.

The opening of Emirates NBD new branch at Dubai International City
11:12 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today that it had extended its reach to the fast growing residential and commercial areas in Dubai International City.

Standard Chartered executives holding the awards
10:22 GMT
(press release)

Standard Chartered led the way at the emeafinance Awards winning an astounding 18 awards including four house awards.

Philip Ward, Chief Executive Officer, Abu Dhabi Finance
09:22 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Finance last week scooped the Banker Middle East’s ‘Best use of Technology’ award in the wake of its innovative technology initiative.

Bank of Sharjah
08:16 GMT
(press release)

Bank of Sharjah would like to clarify some of the points that have been raised regarding the syndicated loan.

July 11, 2011

Muneera Al Mukhaizeem, Chief Retail Banking Officer - General Manager
13:44 GMT
(press release)

Burgan Bank announced today that it has entered into an exciting coalition with Beaubelle Spa offering its women credit cardholders' discounts of 45% for the month of July.

Yaqoub Al Baqer, NBK Public Relations Officer with NBK's energy saving awareness team
12:38 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait successfully concluded its energy saving awareness campaign "Put your energy into saving energy".

Zawya Funds Ranking offers unbiased, accurate and independent intelligence
12:22 GMT
(press release)

Zawya, the leading online provider of business intelligence on the MENA region, announced today its new quarterly Funds Ranking results for Q12011.

The new Roadmiles Credit Cards from Ajman Bank
11:53 GMT
(press release)

Ajman Bank today announced the launch of its new Roadmiles Credit Cards.

July 10, 2011

NBK Public Relations Manager, Abdulmohsen Alrushaid with the interns
13:37 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has launched the third session of its 2011 Summer Internship Program.

NBAD senior officials, Saif Al Shehhi and Ehab Anis Hassan with some of the graduates
12:39 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi, graduated over 150 employees who completed year-long branch management and operations training programme.

Mohammad Murtada Al Dandashi, Partner and Managing Director, Al Ramz Securities and Mohammed Qasim Al Ali, CEO of National Bonds Corporation shaking hands
10:28 GMT
(press release)

Al Ramz Securities, one of the UAE’s leading brokerage houses, has signed an alliance agreement with National Bonds Corporation PJSC.