Banking & Finance
February 28, 2013
First Gulf Bank (FGB), the major leading UAE financial institution, successfully concluded its Annual General Meeting today at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi.
February 27, 2013
Standard Chartered has announced the launch of a new Titanium MasterCard Credit Card for customers in the UAE.
Her Excellency Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan Al Qasimi inaugurated the latest ADIB’s Women Banking center Dana.
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi has launched a 15-year Uridashi bond worth US$16.6 million.
In its efforts to continue offering superior Card offerings, leading financial institution Mashreq announced a unique promotion - the extension of the Shopping Festival across all its Credit and Debit Cards.
Reviewing the partial regulations for the Saudi Mortgage Law published by SAMA, NCB Capital believes that the regulations are positive and will impact the banking sector in the medium to long term.
February 26, 2013
Egypt plans to raise as much as $1 billion by June from the sale of its first Sukuk.
According to the latest statistics from Lebanon's Central Bank, the balance sheets of financial institutions increased by 14 per cent.
February 25, 2013
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services institution group, has been named the “Best Overall Islamic Bank in the World” by Islamic Finance News (IFN).
Al Ansari Exchange, a UAE based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has announced the launch of its ‘Pay & Win’ promotion.
The 2013 Global Financial Markets Forum (GFMF) kicks-off on Wednesday, 27th February 2013 at Abu Dhabi’s Emirates Palace, by speeches from renowned policymakers.
February 24, 2013
A UAE man was caught allegedly consuming the snacks he pretended to shop for at a local grocery store in one of Abu Dhabi's malls. The 'paper chase' didn't end there as the crook tried to swallow the fraudulent bank notes on his person.
Following approval from the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA), Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC (DIB) has published its formal offer for the shares in Tamweel PJSC it does not currently own.
International Bank of Qatar has been recently recognized for the second year running with a Euromoney award, being awarded the “Best Private Bank for Privacy and Security in Qatar” award by Euromoney.
Al Ramz Securities, one of the UAE’s leading brokerage houses, posted a market-value trade of AED 2.17 billion to emerge as the country’s top broker for the month of January 2013.