Banking & Finance
December 24, 2014
Lebanese banks face no threat of any international penalties after the local lenders successfully complied with all anti-money laundering and other similar legislation, the chairman of the World Union of Arab Bankers said Tuesday.
December 23, 2014
The Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) on Sunday closed down a major currency exchange company for administrative and financial violations.
FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has secured runner-up position in the ‘Best Trade Finance Bank in the Middle East & North Africa’ category of the Global Trade Review’s 2014 ‘Leaders in Trade Awards’.
International Bank of Qatar (ibq) has proudly declared Gez Garai as the December winner of the bank’s monthly prize draw for the ibq loyalty program, thanq.
December 22, 2014
The one-trillion dollar cash pile, which only relates to companies rated by Moody’s, is predominantly held by cash-rich sectors like automotives, oil and gas and utilities.
Microsoft has parternered with Du to offer a direct operator billing facility that will avoid the need for customers to use their credit cards online.
Ahli United Bank B.S.C. (AUB) has been named ‘Best Regional Bank – GCC 2014’ by Capital Financial International.
Al Hilal Bank recently raised the UAE flag high to the edge of space at an altitude of 102,000 feet under its ‘Raise your voice, raise your flag’ campaign.
As the year comes to an end, Burgan Bank Group proudly folds another successful chapter of the Group’s journey.
December 21, 2014
Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, has announced that it has won the prestigious Best Domestic Retail Bank Middle East award at the 2014 Islamic Business & Finance Awards.
Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) has launched a diverse package of valuable phone banking services available in three languages; Arabic, English, and Urdu, through its dedicated 24/7 Call Centre.
December 19, 2014
The "investment window" will officially be launched in mid-April 2015, Jordan Investment Commission (JIC) President Montaser Okla said Thursday
Fitch Ratings has issued a stable outlook for all banks in the GCC in 2015, largely driven by the probability of sovereign support in times of trouble.
December 18, 2014
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB), a top-tier Islamic financial services institution, has been named “Best Bank in the UAE” at The Banker 2014 awardsز
Standard Chartered Bank today announced the winners of its ‘Mega Spend and Win Credit Cards Campaign’ in the UAE.