Banking & Finance

Investcorp's Co-CEO Rishi Kapoor Is Courting Growth By Looking East

This Crypto Exchange Could Soon Be Operating In Abu Dhabi

ADFG, Shuaa Capital Merge To Form $12.8 Billion Entity

With Assets Worth $68B, SABB And Alawwal Bank Combine To Become Saudi’s Third

Number Of ATMs Globally Drops For The First Time

Currency Fears Drive Chinese Into Bitcoin

Majid Al Futtaim Issues the Regions First Green Sukuk

Mastercard Has A Goal To Reach 1 Million Girls Globally By 2025 With STEM

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2 months ago

Investcorp's Co-CEO Rishi Kapoor Is Courting Growth By Looking East

Bahrain-based Investcorp’s Co-CEO Rishi Kapoor is steering the firm down an ambitious road that hits India and China for the first time, while aiming to triple its assets to $50 billion.
By Mary Sophia 21 min read
2 months ago

This Crypto Exchange Could Soon Be Operating In Abu Dhabi

DEX will provide a platform for both retail and institutional grade investors to invest through a fully regulated exchange into crypto assets.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 months ago

ADFG, Shuaa Capital Merge To Form $12.8 Billion Entity

As per the deal, ADFG shareholders will own 58% of the merged entity while Shuaa’s existing shareholders will own 42% in the firm.
By Mary Sophia 3 min read
3 months ago

With Assets Worth $68B, SABB And Alawwal Bank Combine To Become Saudi’s Third Largest Lender

A merger of SABB and Alawwal will help  stakeholders tap into a demand for a digital bank suitable for a young tech-savvy population of millennials while shaving  costs. 
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
3 months ago

Number Of ATMs Globally Drops For The First Time

According to a new study, the number of ATM machines dropped to 3.24 million globally for different reasons.
By Mary Sophia 3 min read
4 months ago

Currency Fears Drive Chinese Into Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency industry veterans say Chinese investors are trying to exchange the yuan for other assets, like dollars and bitcoin, because they think the yuan will continue to drop.
By Jeff Kauflin 7 min read
4 months ago

Majid Al Futtaim Issues the Regions First Green Sukuk

Majid Al Futtain is raising over $ 600 Million in Green Islamic bonds, to invest only in environmentally friendly projects
By Jason Lasardo 3 min read
4 months ago

Mastercard Has A Goal To Reach 1 Million Girls Globally By 2025 With STEM Education Platform

The company’s education platform Girls4Tech aims to connect Mastercard employees with local students to mentor the latter and improve participation of females in STEM fields.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read