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Bahrain’s sovereign wealth fund is back on track
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Bahrain’s sovereign wealth fund is back on track

Sunday, 19 March 2017 10:00 AM

Mumtalakat CEO adopts cautious approach to investment, prizing stable returns over quick-buck trophy deals

National Bank of Bahrain cannot afford to rest on its laurels
Banking & Finance»

National Bank of Bahrain cannot afford to rest on its laurels

Sunday, 19 March 2017 8:41 AM

New CEO shares his bold strategy for continued growth

How one Dubai bank, born in the eye of the storm, made it work
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How one Dubai bank, born in the eye of the storm, made it work

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 8:44 AM

“We have been growing nicely over the years" and increasing profits, says CEO

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This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth
Banking & Finance»

This Asian bank is trying to tap into Dubai’s private wealth

Sunday, 12 March 2017 11:21 AM

Area of business expected to see one of the highest growth rates in the world

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Al Etihad Credit Bureau working to expose over-leveraged borrowers
Banking & Finance»

Al Etihad Credit Bureau working to expose over-leveraged borrowers

Sunday, 5 March 2017 9:56 AM

'We are going to change the industry going forward', says CEO Marwan Lutfi

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The digital domain: Future of banking in the UAE
Banking & Finance»

The digital domain: Future of banking in the UAE

Wednesday, 1 March 2017 3:03 PM

Sponsored content: Shehzad Hameed, Head of Retail Banking, Standard Chartered UAE, explains why investments in technology will be the key to the lender’s future

Technology»

"He was my hero," Ayman Hariri on his late father

Sunday, 26 February 2017 9:34 AM

In a rare interview, Ayman Hariri reveals the raw grief he still experiences 12 years after the assassination of his father, former Lebanese prime minister Rafik Hariri, and the lessons he learnt that have inspired him to take on formidable social media giants.

Qatar building big businesses from small ideas
Banking & Finance»

Qatar building big businesses from small ideas

Sunday, 19 February 2017 4:35 PM

Qatar Development Bank CEO Abdulaziz Bin Nasser Al Khalifa argues access to finance remains one of the largest barriers to SME growth in the region

Market maker: Qatar Exchange CEO Rashid Bin Ali Al Mansoori
Markets»

Market maker: Qatar Exchange CEO Rashid Bin Ali Al Mansoori

Friday, 27 January 2017 1:24 AM

As Gulf bourses mature, Qatar Stock Exchange is working to attract foreign listings and boost liquidity. CEO Rashid Bin Ali Al Mansoori discusses his efforts to grow the market, including by encouraging Qatar’s numerous, but reluctant, family businesses to go public

Sizing up Sharjah: Marwan Bin Jassim Al Sarkal
Banking & Finance»

Sizing up Sharjah: Marwan Bin Jassim Al Sarkal

Saturday, 17 December 2016 1:02 AM

Often cast into the shadows of Dubai, the neighbouring emirate is pushing back with plans to develop industries as vast as healthcare, media, logistics and tourism. The CEO of Sharjah Investment and Development Authority, Marwan Bin Jassim Al Sarkal, is honest about the drawbacks but persuasive in his argument that Sharjah is on the rise

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Going public: tycoon BR Shetty
Healthcare»

Going public: tycoon BR Shetty

Friday, 9 December 2016 12:59 AM

Indian-born BR Shetty turned the meagre $7 with which he arrived in the UAE in the 1970s into a personal fortune estimated at $1bn. In a rare interview, he tells Arabian Business about new plans for the businesses that made him rich - NMC Health and UAE Exchange - revealing little sign of slowing down at 70 years of age

Liquid lining: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Group CEO Tirad Al Mahmoud
Banking & Finance»

Liquid lining: Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Group CEO Tirad Al Mahmoud

Saturday, 12 November 2016 2:43 PM

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank is performing better than its peers as the finance sector battles challenging economic conditions. But its Group CEO Tirad Al Mahmoud warns the country is stuck in a credit crunch as cautious lenders pull the plug on clients.

The money man: IMF's Masood Ahmed
Politics & Economics»

The money man: IMF's Masood Ahmed

Friday, 28 October 2016 12:18 AM

As the International Monetary Fund director for the Middle East and Central Asia for eight years, Masood Ahmed has experienced just about every economic rollercoaster turn possible. Days before retiring, he discusses oil, conflict and jobs

The private banking environment is very competitive, says LGT's Peter Schaer
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The private banking environment is very competitive, says LGT's Peter Schaer

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 4:18 PM

Sponsored content: Despite overbanking, Peter Schaer, a longstanding expert on private banking in the Middle East, still sees growth potential

The real deal: Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed
Banking & Finance»

The real deal: Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed

Monday, 3 October 2016 10:51 AM

Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed is stepping out from the shadow of his famous father with a rapidly growing holding company and a diverse array of new investments. In a rare interview, the founder of KBW Investments talks deal-making, money and motivation.

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