Banking & Finance
December 14, 2014
Burgan Bank announced that is has recently won again and for the second year, the prestigious “International Diamond Star for Quality” award from Business Initiative Directions (BID).
Switzerland has charged a former computer analyst at HSBC’s private bank in Geneva with industrial espionage and breaching the country’s secrecy laws.
United Arab Bank (‘UAB’), the fastest growing banking in the Middle East, has opened three new branches in Dubai, bringing its total number of branches in the UAE to 30.
Doha Bank has named the latest winners of the monthly draw for its flagship Al Dana savings scheme.
December 11, 2014
FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, hosted world renowned economist Professor Xavier Sala-I-Martin in the UAE as part of its two-day 35year anniversary celebrations, on December 10th and 11th, 2014.
Gulf Bank has concluded its sponsorship of INJAZ Al-Arab’s “Young Entrepreneurs Competition” 2014 for student companies.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi and CNBC, will convene a panel of leading energy experts to discuss the future of energy for Asia.
December 10, 2014
Most stock markets in the Gulf fell sharply Tuesday after oil prices hit five-year lows, triggering a fresh wave of panic selling of shares by local retail investors
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank has been named Best Private Bank in the UAE at the inaugural WealthBriefing GCC Regional Awards, held recently at the Mina Al Salam hotel in Dubai.
Doha Bank recently organized a get together event exclusively for Bullion related business customers with a unique theme titled “Sailing with Gold”, an exciting traditional dhow cruise journey in Doha Corniche waters on 6th Dec 2014.
December 9, 2014
Al Hilal Bank, the progressive Islamic bank, is all set to raise a huge 8-by-4-foot UAE flag high above the atmosphere this Saturday, December 13, 2014 at Abu Dhabi’s legendary Liwa Desert.
Standard Chartered Global Research expects global growth to improve in 2015, rising to 3.4% from 2.9% in 2014, but says that confidence is crucial and will require more than just better economic indicators to drive it.
Mashreq, a leading financial institution in the UAE, has been awarded ‘SME Bank of the Year 2014’ at the second edition of the Arabian Business StartUp Awards.
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services group, has won the “Souqalmal.com People’s Choice Award for 2014” as the most recommended bank in the UAE.
Foreign reserves reached $15.8bn at the end of November 2014, marking a $1.1bn decrease from $16.9bn in October.