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This year’s conference will see some 200 fund managers from 117 institutions in Europe, the US, the Middle East and Africa obtain first-hand insights during three days of face-to-face meetings with C-suite executives from top listed MENA companies.
The debate about the resurgence of the MENA region will take centre stage today at the Emirates Stadium as institutional investors from 27 countries with aggregate assets under management in excess of $8 trillion come togehther.


FGB credit card
09:57 GMT
(press release)

FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced that it will soon be launching “My Card” - UAE’s first truly personalised credit card.

ADIB’s Branch at the Nation Towers on Abu Dhabi’s Corniche
08:56 GMT
(press release)

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank has expanded its branch network across the UAE to 83, with the addition of three new branches, as part of a focus on providing easy access to services and enhancing the customer experience.

Susan Yuen, NBAD’s CEO in Asia
08:14 GMT

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has appointed Susan Yuen as its CEO in Asia.

The UAE's non-oil producing private sector companies posted a marked strengthening of business conditions in August, as new orders and output rose at accelerated rate
05:55 GMT

That signaled stronger growth of output across global emerging markets, led mainly by a sharper increase in Chinese service sector activity.

Constituents from Qatar and UAE will be included in the S&P Emerging BMI series for the first time.
05:55 GMT

Constituents from Qatar and UAE will be included in the S&P Emerging BMI series for the first time.

National Bank of Abu Dhabi
05:26 GMT

Global Finance, the prestigious international financial magazine, has ranked NBAD in its World’s 50 Safest Banks for the sixth consecutive year.

September 15, 2014

Al Hilal Bank
13:12 GMT
(press release)

Al Hilal Bank, the progressive Abu Dhabi –based Islamic bank, has announced that its Viability Rating (VR) has been upgraded by global rating agency Fitch Ratings.

During the opening
12:22 GMT
(press release)

Jordan Ahli Bank recently inaugurated its new branch in the Jubeiha area with a ceremony attended by its CEO Marwan Awad, together with a number of VIP clients and members of the bank’s management.

During the event
10:56 GMT
(press release)

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) recently organised a meeting with local and federal ministries and entities, in Dubai.

04:55 GMT

There have been persistent rumours that Kabir had been running the central bank from Malta, after fleeing an upsurge in violence in the capital Tripoli, where the bank was based.

September 14, 2014

While remittances to India from the GCC is a given considering the huge Indian population, remittances to other parts of the world is also increasing.
21:48 GMT

UAE Exchange, the single largest player in the remittance industry in the GCC, has over six per cent of share in the global remittance market, said a top official.

During the opening
11:12 GMT
(press release)

In line with some of its recent innovations, leading financial institution Mashreq opened a cutting-edge branch in Al Ain on Thursday.

During the event
09:43 GMT

International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has announced the September winner of the monthly prize draw within the Bank’s loyalty program, thanq.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
08:35 GMT

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) is offering investors low-risk exposure to global sharia-compliant stocks through a new 100% capital-protected note that tracks the Dow Jones Islamic Market Titans 100 index.

September 11, 2014

During the event
06:47 GMT
(press release)

Mashreq, one of the UAE’s leading financial institutions, has presented two brand new Ford Edge SUVs to the lucky winners of a special raffle promotion held for those customers availing Mashreq Business Loan.