Banking & Finance
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi's (NBAD) shareholders approved the distribution of cash dividend of 40% and stock dividend of 10% for the financial year ended 31 December 2013 at the annual general meeting (AGM).
March 11, 2014
One of the world's leading property and insurance companies AIG is set to expand in Egypt.
Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), the largest Islamic Bank in the UAE, has been recognised at two of the most prestigious awards ceremonies for its industry-leading corporate banking services.
First Gulf Bank hosted a seminar for its ‘First Wealth’ high net worth customers at Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai yesterday, to review the current state of the UAE real estate and regional investment markets.
Al Hilal Bank – Kazakhstan, the first Islamic bank in Kazakhstan, yesterday (Monday, March 10, 2014) joined a panel discussion on business opportunities in Central Asia at the Trade & Invest Central Asia forum.
CEOs in Saudi Arabia are the highest paid executives among all GCC countries, according to a new report.
March 10, 2014
Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, today announced it has launched ‘Financing Against Shares.’
National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) held its annual General Assembly meeting today (Sunday 9th March 2014) at the bank’s headquarters.
March 9, 2014
UAE's Marka announced this week that it is planning an initial public offering on the UAE stock market after receiving preliminary approval from the country's Securities and Commodities Authority.
Mashreq announced the launch of the e-wallet, noqodi, an innovative first of its kind payment gateway, engineered by emaratech, a leading technology, online and smart solutions consulting company in the region.
Al Ramz Securities continued to top trading at the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) for the month of February following its strong market-leading start last month.
March 6, 2014
Emirates NBD announced the launch of its official LinkedIn page, with the objective to consolidate its presence on social media platforms, and establish a two way communication channel.
2013 was a challenging year both for us and for the industry. We were impacted by margin and spread compression, volatile Financial Markets and continuing difficulties in Korea.
March 5, 2014
The high dividends paid by Lebanese banks are among the reasons for the rising demand for stocks of local lenders.
His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Salim bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, recently honoured UAE National staff at Emirates Islamic at the National Career Exhibition 2014.