Banking & Finance

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

Get Ready—Technology Is About To Change The Future Of Asset Management

Women-To-Women: How This Mentorship Program Is Helping Break Glass Ceiling In

DAMAC Secures $229M For Its London Premiere Project

Dubai's Emirates NBD Saves $500M In Its Acquisition Of Turkish Denizbank Thanks

Kuwait’s Investment Firms Kamco And Global Investment House Merge To Form $13B

UAE banks to pay $5.1 billion Dividends for FY 2018

Banks Are Promoting 'Female' Chatbots To Help Customers, Raising Concerns Of

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2 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
2 months ago

Get Ready—Technology Is About To Change The Future Of Asset Management

New incumbents to the financial sector are going to mobilize technology to produce guidance - and it will transform the asset management industry.
2 months ago

Women-To-Women: How This Mentorship Program Is Helping Break Glass Ceiling In Financial Services

DIFC FinTech Hive’s AccelerateHer, the first women-only career mentorship program, aims to connect female executives with the right leaders for eight months.
By Jamila Gandhi 4 min read
3 months ago

DAMAC Secures $229M For Its London Premiere Project

DAMAC International has secured a development financing package of $229 million for its London landmark project, DAMAC Tower, at Nine Elms.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
3 months ago

Dubai's Emirates NBD Saves $500M In Its Acquisition Of Turkish Denizbank Thanks To Lira Slump

The lira has lost 17% against the dollar since the deal was signed, hitting a record low in August.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
4 months ago

Kuwait’s Investment Firms Kamco And Global Investment House Merge To Form $13B Entity

The move to merge comes after Kamco acquired a majority stake in Global last year for an undisclosed sum.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
4 months ago

UAE banks to pay $5.1 billion Dividends for FY 2018

A total of $5.1 billion of dividends have been proposed by 18 listed UAE national banks for 2018—12.2% up from $4.5 billion in 2017 due to incresased profits.
By Jason Lasardo 3 min read
4 months ago

Banks Are Promoting 'Female' Chatbots To Help Customers, Raising Concerns Of Stereotyping

The proliferation of bots with female names raises questions about whether they might also perpetuate gender stereotypes, particularly around the notion of women in the role of assistants.
By Parmy Olson 15 min read