Banking & Finance
November 11, 2013
Emirates NBD, a leading bank in the region, has won the award for Best Social Media Strategy – Financial Services at The Marketing Show Awards, held recently in Dubai.
The pent up global demand for Islamic pension funds is currently between $160 billion and $190 billion.
NCB Capital has been named Middle East Wealth Manager of the Year for the second year running by Global Investor.
London Mayor Boris Johnson has said that the UK will iron out any difficulties faced by Kuwaiti investors interested in British investments, according to Kuwait’s official news agency KUNA.
November 10, 2013
CEO of Signet Institute Angus Blair said that this decline should not come as a surprise.
In a scintillating ceremony held at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel recently, the ACN Arab Technology Awards 2013 declared Mashreq as undisputed winner for ‘Banking & Finance Implementation of the year’.
Al Hilal Bank honored the exceptional efforts and performance of 115 of its staff who have successfully graduated from an intensive two-year ‘Boot Camp’ via a special Graduation Ceremony.
United Arab Bank (UAB), the fastest growing bank in the UAE, announced today that it has appointed Howard Kitson as Executive Vice President – Wholesale and International Banking.
November 7, 2013
In the presence of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) participated in yesterday’s nationwide campaign to mark ‘Flag Day’.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has been named the “Safest Bank in the Emerging Markets” by Global Finance, the renowned international financial magazine.
The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census report released this week ranks Saudi Arabia as the country with the most billionaires in the Middle East with 64 individuals claiming the title. Riyadh ranked first at the city level, with UAE and Dubai following in second.
"Islamic finance is a big growth area in the Middle East as it is growing 50 per cent faster than the overall banking sector," Mr Balasubramanian said.
Alpen Capital today announced the publication of its research paper titled “GCC as an investment destination - Opportunities for Indian companies”.
November 6, 2013
First Gulf Bank, one of the major leading banks in the UAE, has announced the completion of its acquisition of Dubai First.
alizz Islamic bank family proudly stood together in the fight against cancer by participating in the 10th Oman Cancer Association (OCA) 2KM Walkathon.