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The WealthBriefing awards celebrate the leading private banks currently serving the GCC market, and comprise a distinguished panel of independent jury members.
November 20, 2017 - 07:54 GMT
Barclays has earned two Best Private Bank accolades at the WealthBriefing GCC Awards 2017, emphasizing the bank’s continuous commitment to delivering expert, tailored services across the regional and international private banking sector.
NBF has developed a unique Shari’a compliant bullion financing solution to cater to the complex needs of its customers.
November 20, 2017 - 07:14 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) today announced the completion of a Shari’a-compliant bullion financing transaction with Malabar Gold.
Kuwait’s soccer legends
November 20, 2017 - 07:02 GMT
The ‘Gulf Bank 642 Marathon’ was an unprecedented success with 6,000 attendees and more than 130 nationalities represented in Kuwait’s most exciting walk/run event.
Hesham Abdulla Al Qassim, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Emirates NBD, today rang the market-opening bell to celebrate the listing of the bond on Nasdaq Dubai. (Courtesy of Emirates NBD)
November 19, 2017 - 13:22 GMT
Emirates NBD today rang the market-opening bell to celebrate the listing of a $750 million bond on Nasdaq Dubai.
The ‘Exchange of the Year’ winner is carefully selected from a pool of candidates, based on the Exchange’s ability to cater to investors’ demands through derivatives contracts.
November 19, 2017 - 07:49 GMT
The Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX), the largest and most diversified derivatives bourse in the Middle East, has been recognized as ‘Exchange of the Year’ at the FOW Global Investor MENA Awards 2017.
The event is set to take place at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry on November 20.
November 19, 2017 - 07:26 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah (NBF) PJSC, announced today its participation at the sixth edition of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) UAE Trade Finance Conference as the diamond sponsor.
Just in time for #BlackFriday!  (Pictured here: Saleem Hammad, GM of Souq.com Saudi Arabia, and Saleh Alzumaie, GM Retail Banking at Al Rajhi Bank during the signing ceremony)
November 19, 2017 - 06:30 GMT
SOUQ and Al Rajhi Bank, one of the largest Islamic Banks in the world, have announced that they will co-operate offer customers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia an array of benefits when they purchase products on the SOUQ website and mobile app using Al Rajhi Bank credit cards.
Mr Jamal Al Jasmi welcoming the HR Managers
November 16, 2017 - 08:45 GMT
The Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), a regional leader in banking and finance education and training, convened the annual Human Resources Managers Forum for 2017.
First Abu Dhabi Bank has emerged as the highest scoring UAE financial institution for its latest climate change response.
November 16, 2017 - 08:43 GMT
First Abu Dhabi Bank has emerged as the highest scoring UAE financial institution for its latest climate change response to global environmental disclosure platform
Bobsled pilot Seun Adigun, and brakemen Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga, combine their elite track backgrounds to chase their bobsled dreams.
November 16, 2017 - 07:43 GMT
Visa today announced the addition of three athletes who make up the Nigerian Women’s Bobsled Team to Team Visa.
This year’s event saw over 100 business leaders enjoy a day of golf followed by an evening reception.
November 16, 2017 - 07:30 GMT
National Bank of Fujairah organised its fifth annual golf tournament for clients at the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club recently.
Dubai Islamic Bank took home the title of 'Strongest Islamic Retail Bank in the UAE' for 2017. Mabrook! (Pictured here: Sanjay Malhotra, Chief of Consumer Banking at DIB receiving the award.)
November 16, 2017 - 06:13 GMT
Dubai Islamic Bank, the UAE’s largest Islamic bank, took home the title of ‘Strongest Islamic Retail Bank’ in the UAE 2017 at the Islamic Retail Banking Awards (IRBA) for the third consecutive year.
Mr. Saif Sayah Al Mansoori, Senior Head of Listed Companies Affairs Department at ADX
November 15, 2017 - 12:48 GMT
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced that it has succeeded in achieving a compliance rate of 99% regarding the disclosure of the 3rd quarter financial statements of its listed public joint stock companies.
Alain Francis, Mashreq VP ATM Channel Manager, Aref Al Ramli, Mashreq SVP Head of Digital Banking and Innovation, Wael El Aawar, NCR VP Middle East and Africa, Motaz Ghazi, NCR Account Director.
November 15, 2017 - 09:47 GMT
NCR Corporation announced that Mashreq Bank has added the innovative NCR SelfServ 82 ATM, which is part of the NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series family.
Al thuraya winner
November 15, 2017 - 09:39 GMT
Burgan Bank, announced today Mr. MOHAMMED ASHFAQ MALIK NAWAZ as the lucky winner of the Al Thuraya Salary Account monthly draw.
The event was attended by key government officials.
November 14, 2017 - 11:50 GMT
Bank Nizwa, Takaful Oman and the TANMIA-managed Al Kawthar Islamic Fund, kicked-off their joint Islamic Finance Knowledge Program in Wilayat of Rustaq under the patronage of H.E. Sheikh Hilal Al Hajri, Governor of South Al Batinah.