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Saudi's Tadawul is currently dominated by local retail investors, but opening up to the international market will broaden horizons (File/AFP)
July 24, 2014 - 13:07 GMT
Saudi Arabia's decision to open its stock market to the outside world was a good choice and already garnered strong support across the MENA region.

February 13, 2011

Karina Kelly, this month winner of 75,000 Dirhams
07:25 GMT
(press release)

First Gulf Bank (FGB) announced grand prizes for forty three lucky cardholders of Abu Dhabi Credit Card.

February 10, 2011

NBAD Head Office in Abu Dhabi
11:45 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, sponsors its seventh Annual Blood Drive beginning next week.

Tim Hawkins of E&Y International during his presentation
10:41 GMT
(press release)

Ernst & Young tax expert speaks at BBBF Financial Services Interest Group first meeting at Capital Club

08:19 GMT

As a constant innovator in the market, RAKBANK has announced the launch of RAKBANK Direct, a new and contemporary method to banking in the UAE.

NBK Executive Management with new recruits
07:21 GMT

The National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), the best bank in the Middle East, increased the size of its national workforce by more than 17% during 2010.

February 9, 2011

Mashreq Bank
13:02 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading National financial institutions reported a net profit of AED803 million for the year ended 31st December on operating income of AED 4.4 billion over the same period.

During the signing ceremony
11:23 GMT
(press release)

BankMuscat, the leading financial services provider in the Sultanate, has become the first Omani bank to enable payments in Chinese currency Remnimbi (RMB) or Yuan (CNY).

Gary Dugan, CIO, Private Banking, Emirates NBD
08:06 GMT
(press release)

The demise of the previous regime in Tunisia and growing problems in Egypt highlight what we believe are the growing imbalances in the global economy.

The Governor of DIFC with Lord Mayor of London
07:46 GMT
(press release)

The Governor of DIFC, HE Ahmed Humaid Al Tayer, received the City of London’s Lord Mayor, Michael Bear, at DIFC.

February 8, 2011

Sameer Al Ansari, CEO of SHUAA Capital
13:40 GMT
(press release)

SHUAA Capital, the leading investment bank in the GCC, is pleased to announce that it was recently ranked 7th in The Great Places to Work (‘GPTW’) UAE survey.

Bruno Daher, Co-Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse in the Middle East
13:10 GMT
(press release)

Credit Suisse was named the best private bank in the Middle East region by Euromoney magazine, a leading publication for the global banking and capital markets.

Al Hilal Islamic Bank in Astana, Kazakhstan
09:54 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Islamic Bank, the first commercial Islamic bank in Kazakhstan, recently conducted a series of seminars and business lectures for media representatives in the key cities of Almaty and Astana.

Fady Eid, Chairman, General Manager of Credit Suisse in Lebanon
08:49 GMT
(press release)

Credit Suisse was named the best private bank in Lebanon by Euromoney magazine, a leading publication for the global banking and capital markets.

February 7, 2011

Vikram Krishna, Head Group Marketing, Emirates NBD
14:51 GMT
(press release)

Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, announced today that it will once again be partnering with Omega Dubai Desert Classic.

Dubai Trade
14:16 GMT
(press release)

Users to benefit from dual sign-in facilities and real-time transfer of funds from bank to DP World, Jafza and DMCC.