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The kingdom is also expected to account for the second largest share of emerging ECM deal fees over the next 17 years (File/AFP)
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Saudi Arabia will emerge as the world's seventh largest capital market by by 2030 according to a recent report.

March 10, 2013

Saudi Arabia’s HSBC Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) for February tops the charts, a senior economist said.
08:42 GMT

Saudi Arabia’s HSBC Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) for February tops the charts, a senior economist said.

Al Ramz Securities
07:49 GMT
(press release)

Al Ramz Securities continued its domination of the local market this year, posting a total trade value of AED 2.62 billion in February 2013 to account for 10.82 per cent of UAE stock exchange.

During the workshop
06:13 GMT
(press release)

The Jordan Ahli Bank’s SME Academy Unit held its third free workshop, focusing on evaluating investment decisions.

NBK Annual General Assembly Meeting
05:21 GMT

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) held its annual General Assembly meeting today (Saturday 9th March 2013) at the bank’s headquarters.

March 7, 2013

Emirates airline is planning another sukuk sale, its second this year
11:50 GMT

Emirates airline, the UAE's flag carrying airline, is to have its second sukuk sale this year, according to lead arrangers Citibank and Standard Chartered Bank.

Mashreq
08:39 GMT
(press release)

Polaris Financial Technology has gone live with Polaris’ revolutionary Intellect Global Transaction Banking (GTB) platform.

During the event
08:31 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), The Number One Bank in the UAE, has been named the Best Asset Management House in the Middle East by International Takaful Awards for the second year running.

Faisal Aqil, Deputy CEO, Consumer Wealth Management, Emirates Islamic Bank
07:28 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Islamic Bank has today announced the launch of the first of a series of initiatives aimed at providing customers with market leading foreign exchange services.

H.E. Mohammed Al Shaibani, Chairman of DIB, with the Performance Excellence Award
04:38 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank held its annual Performance Excellence Award ceremony, an event to recognise and reward employees of the bank and its subsidiaries for their outstanding performance and achievements.

March 6, 2013

Faisal Ahmad, Head of Investment Advisory for  NBAD Private Banking UAE
08:07 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD), the Number One Bank in the UAE, has appointed Mr. Faisal Ahmad to the newly created position of Head of Investment Advisory for Private Banking UAE.

March 5, 2013

Rohit Walia, Executive Vice Chairman and CEO, Sarasin-Alpen and Alpen Capital Group
09:00 GMT
(press release)

Alpen Capital Saudi Arabia has been licensed by the Capital Markets Authority to conduct arranging and advising activities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Mashreq
08:06 GMT
(press release)

In its continuous endeavor to offer unparalleled card offerings, Mashreq announced the second exclusive warehouse sale from 7th to 9th March.

Dubai Islamic Bank
04:55 GMT
(press release)

Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) announced that the assembly has approved its 100 per cent acquisition of Tamweel PJSC, the Islamic home finance provider.

March 4, 2013

Faisal Aqil, Deputy CEO, Consumer Wealth Managment, EIB
09:26 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Islamic Bank announced the launch of the Kunooz Value Plus Account.

Emirates Classic Car Festival
08:37 GMT
(press release)

A spectacular line-up of classic cars and motorbikes will be unveiled at the 5th Emirates Classic Car Festival, to be held from March 7 to 9, 2013, at its home venue, the 3.5km Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard.