Cross country legal and regulatory differences are obstacles to consolidation. (Shutterstock)
May 27, 2015 - 11:51 GMT
There are significant obstacles to creating a pan-GCC stock exchange, but consolidation offers economies of scale and other benefits.
Hassan Al Mulla, Head of Retail Banking at ibq
May 27, 2015 - 09:40 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has stepped up support for travelers in Hamad International Airport (HIA) with a total of four 24-hour ATMs located around the airport with three in the Passenger Terminal Complex (PTC).
Ehab Hassan, Senior Managing Director & Group Chief Human Resources Officer,
May 26, 2015 - 10:57 GMT
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has launched a part-time employment scheme, for UAE nationals only, to serve the Bank’s clients in its various contact centres.
IBQ artist Series Workshop
May 25, 2015 - 12:40 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) partnered with Qatar Museums (QM) Family and Schools Programmes to host a children’s drawing workshop at the Qatar Museums Fire Station on Saturday, 23 May 2015.
Receiving the award
May 25, 2015 - 10:18 GMT
Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, was recently honored at the “Celebration of Partnership” Ceremony at Dubai Women’s College, a Higher College of Technology flagship institution.
NBAD Tower
May 25, 2015 - 05:35 GMT
NBAD, along with Arab Banking Corporation, was mandated by the International AirFinance Corporation as Underwriters, Bookrunners and Lead Arrangers on a U$400 million senior secured Murabaha loan transaction.
Christopher Wilmot, Head of the Treasury & Global Markets Group at FGB, receiving the award
May 24, 2015 - 10:54 GMT
FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has been named ‘Most Impressive Middle East Borrower’ at the 2015 GlobalCapital Bond Market Awards.
During the event
May 24, 2015 - 09:44 GMT
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has won the Citibank “Straight Through Processing (STP) award, which recognises the Bank’s outstanding performance in the execution of commercial and financial payments in US dollars.
Alex Thursby, NBAD’s Group Chief Executive Officer
May 24, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has been named the ‘Rising Star Emerging Markets House’ by Global Capital magazine, making it the first bank in the Middle East to receive this prestigious award.
Gulf Bank
May 24, 2015 - 05:28 GMT
Gulf Bank held its Al Danah daily draws on May 17th, 2015, announcing the names of its winners for the week of May 10th to May 14th.
Mashreq Team receives the awards
May 21, 2015 - 10:02 GMT
Mashreq has once again been recognized for its commitment to excellence in customer satisfaction, winning five awards recently at the Annual Insight Middle East Call Centre Awards 2015.