02/10/2014

NBAD looks for an alternative to bonds

As the spectre of higher interest rates begins to worry fund managers, National Bank of Abu Dhabi has joined the ranks of asset managers looking for low-risk ways to generate fixed income from financial instruments other than bonds.

02/07/2014

NBAD Fund Named Best ETF in MENA

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi OneShare MSCI UAE ETF has been named "Best Exchange-Traded Fund" by judges at the MENA Fund Manager Performance Awards 2014.

02/04/2014

Qatar eyes investment opportunities in Italy

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani meeting with Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta at the Emiri Diwan yesterday morning. Talks dealt with bilateral relations and ways to expand them. They also discussed a set of topics of mutual concern. The mee

02/02/2014

Arqaam becomes Nasdaq Dubai equities trading member

Arqaam Capital has become an equities trading Member of NASDAQ Dubai, in order to offer its clients exciting new opportunities as market activity increases on the region's international exchange.

01/31/2014

DFM net profit soars to $77m

Dubai Financial Market has posted a net profit of Dh284.6 million ($77.5 million) for 2013, as compared to Dh35.2 million in the previous year.

01/15/2014

QNB Group records QAR9.5bn net profit for 2013

The Group's prudent cost control policy and strong revenue generating capability allowed it to maintain an efficiency ratio (cost to income ratio) of 20.4 percent, which is considered one of the best ratios among financial institutions in the region.