05/30/2012

Emirates NBD AM named 'Best Asset Management Company'

The award ceremony was held in Abu Dhabi, alongside the Arab Investment Summit, which brought together leaders and experts from across the region and the world to meet and discuss investment opportunities in the Arab region.

05/29/2012

Personal touch for HSBC's rich clients

A customer willing to invest US$1 million (Dh3.6m) will be able to call on the discretionary portfolio manager as HSBC tries to increase its quality of service and improve its retail brand image in the Gulf.

05/18/2012

Mumtalakat supports GCC future entrepreneurs conference

The event is being held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain, mandated by the Ministerial Committee for Planning and Development of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

05/16/2012

Dubai Islamic eyes benchmark Islamic bond

Roadshows for the bond sale will begin in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday and end in London on Monday, a document issued by the lead banks on Tuesday showed.

05/14/2012

Warba Bank's $33 million UK property deal‎

The building enjoys excellent characteristics and is distinguished by its unique and award-winning design. It provides long-term income and a security of a world class covenant for Warba Bank.

05/07/2012

DIFC Investments has likely sold Smartstream - JP Morgan

DIFC Investments (DIFCI), the investment arm of the company running Dubai's financial free zone, has likely sold software company SmartStream Technologies, resulting in a $68.8 million impairment provision, JP Morgan said in a research note.

05/03/2012

First REIT in United Arab Emirates on the Drawing Board

As a first step towards creating the REIT, National Bank of Abu Dhabi states in a news release from Dubai that it is setting up a fund and partnering with Gulf Investment Corp. of Kuwait to find properties in the UAE.

05/02/2012

Barclays Mideast CEO upbeat on bond market

In an interview with Zawya Dow Jones, Vitalo said the longer term outlook for bond issuance in the region was good as European banks-traditionally large lenders to the Middle East-struggle with a crippling debt crisis, forcing local companies to look at a

05/02/2012

FOREX.com launches Arabic language version of its trading platform

With FOREXTrader PRO, clients in the region will be able to trade in more than 70 markets, across forex, global indices and commodities including gold, silver, oil, natural gas and major agricultural commodities, all through an Arabic interface. Education