Banking & Finance
August 25, 2014
The Institute of Directors, Tamil Nadu State Chapter hosted the Global Summit 2014 on Business Excellence on August 22 and 23, 2014 at ITC Grand Chola, Chennai – India.
August 24, 2014
A spike in the number of suspicious transactions related to money laundering and terrorism financing has been recorded in Bahrain in the first half of this year, a report said.
MasterCard has been featured on the Forbes Most Innovative Companies list.
Al Hilal Bank awarded the first of six 2015 Audi A8 luxury sedans it is giving away for free to its patrons under its annual Savings Promotion which runs from July 15, 2014 to January 15, 2015.
The government is the reason behind the continued inability of the petroleum sector to repay dues to foreign partners in return for oil and gas received monthly, said an official at the Ministry of Petroleum
August 21, 2014
The case dates back to 2007 and early 2008, when on the introduction of Sarasin-Alpen, the Khorafis purchased structured financial products from Bank Sarasin.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) distributed 2.40% dividend to NBAD MENA Income and Growth Fund investors with the option to reinvest the dividend in lieu of a cash payout.
August 20, 2014
This new service gives customers the ability to withdraw cash and send money to their friends, family or anyone in the UAE instantly using their mobile phone, even if the recipient does not have a bank account.
Standard Chartered Private Equity announced the acquisition of a minority stake in Topaz Energy and Marine, one of the world’s leading offshore support vessel operators, through an equity investment of US$ 75 million.
August 19, 2014
FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced the appointment of corporate finance specialist, Michael Aissaoui.
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, was honoured at the Global Brand Excellence Awards 2014 with five coveted awards across branding, marketing and customer experience categories.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has renamed its wholly-owned subsidiary in the Americas to NBAD Americas N.V.
The Saudi Tadawul All Share Index rose 0.48 percent to close at 10,639.04 points, its highest finish since January 2008 and its 13th gain in the 15 sessions since authorities announced plans to allow direct foreign ownership of shares early next year.
August 18, 2014
Doha Bank, the leading private commercial bank in Qatar, has been voted as the ‘Best Commercial Bank in the Middle East 2014’ by the Global Banking and Finance Review Awards.
Jordan Ahli Bank's SME Academy Unit held a new training workshop on the principles of effective communication in the workplace, which took place at the Sheraton Hotel under the guidance of certified instructor Sereen Abu Maizar.