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Jordan and the US on Sunday signed a third sovereign bond guarantee loan agreement to raise $1.5 billion this month on global financial markets. (Shutterstock)
June 01, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
Jordan and the US on Sunday signed a third sovereign bond guarantee loan agreement to raise $1.5 billion this month on global financial markets.
FGB representatives receiving the award
June 01, 2015 - 10:55 GMT
FGB has been named Best Bank in the UAE for the third year running and Best Bank in the Middle East at the 2015 Banker Middle East Industry Awards.
Mashreq receives Best Regional Retail Bank 2015
June 01, 2015 - 09:55 GMT
Mashreq rises above the rest at the Banker Middle East Awards.
Once businesses improve accountability and governance, they will be even more attractive to international investors. (Shutterstock)
June 01, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
The private equity market in the Middle East has matured in the last five years, but there is still work to do to attract overseas private equity firms.
GCC economies benefited from their currencies being tied to the US dollar. (Shutterstock)
May 31, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
The top 25 banks in the GCC, ranked by asset size.
Gulf Capital team at the Banker Middle East Awards
May 31, 2015 - 10:17 GMT
Gulf Capital, one of the largest and most active alternative investment firms in the Middle East, received dual recognition at the Banker Middle East Awards yesterday.
Doha Bank receiving the award
May 31, 2015 - 10:05 GMT
Doha Bank has been named - for the third year in a row - the “Best Regional Commercial Bank” at The Banker Middle East Industry Awards, considered the most important recognition of financial excellence in the Middle East.
During the event
May 31, 2015 - 09:53 GMT
National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the safest bank in the Emerging Markets and the Middle East, has won two Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2015.
During the event
May 31, 2015 - 07:29 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) received two prestigious awards from Banker Middle East magazine, the leading financial and banking publication in the region
HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs
May 31, 2015 - 06:24 GMT
The United Arab Emirates has ranked 12th globally – and first in the MENA region - in the World Competitiveness Year book 2015 in a report issued by the International Institute for Management Development.
The Awards
May 31, 2015 - 05:43 GMT
Burgan Bank today announced that it has received the coveted ‘Quality Recognition Award’ for the year 2014 from J.P. Morgan.