Banking on Kuwait's Local Market

Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait’s CEO, Michel Accad, opens up about his country’s economic role in the Arab world and why the Gulf nation might never achieve all its lofty aspirations.


Burgan Bank 2017 income tops $214m

The high quality earnings clubbed with across the board efficiencies, enabled the bank to grow its operating profit by 8 per cent year-on- year


CBD 2017 profit surges 9.4pc to $474m

CBD’s Capital Adequacy and Tier 1 capital ratios were at 15 per cent and 13.9 per cent, respectively, and were significantly above the regulatory thresholds of 10.5 per cent and 8.5 per cent mandated by the UAE Central Bank.