Banking & Finance

Berkshire Hathaway Lost $25.4B In Q4 2018, But That Is Not Their Biggest Concern

UAE Exchange And Unimoni To Process Remittances Through Blockchain

Existing Institutions Fight Fintech With Innovation

Tasnee Signs $533 Million Murabaha Facility Agreement With Banque Saudi Fransi

Top 5 Companies In Bahrain 2018

Collaboration Is The One Way Forward For Financial Services

EFG and HSBC Ink $22.3 Million Deal to boost SME’s Sector In Egypt

10 Most Influential Arab Women In Banking In 2018

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4 months ago

Berkshire Hathaway Lost $25.4B In Q4 2018, But That Is Not Their Biggest Concern

 Billionaire Warren Buffet’s investment firm Berkshire Hathaway reported a profit of $4 billion during the financial year of 2018 on the back of a $3 billion loss in food giant Kraft Heinz. This is...
By Jason Lasardo 4 min read
5 months ago

UAE Exchange And Unimoni To Process Remittances Through Blockchain

The financial services brand will use Ripple’s blockchain platform to process remittances to Thailand. 
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
5 months ago

Existing Institutions Fight Fintech With Innovation

Oliver Wyman’s State of Financial Services Report, launched at the World Economic Forum Annual Global Meeting, describes an emerging "greenfield" approach.
By Amany Zaher 5 min read
6 months ago

Tasnee Signs $533 Million Murabaha Facility Agreement With Banque Saudi Fransi

The National Industrialization Company (Tasnee) announced that it has signed a Murabaha Facility Agreement with Banque Saudi Fransi for the purpose of refinancing its Sukuk maturing in May 2019.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
6 months ago

Top 5 Companies In Bahrain 2018

Forbes Middle East lists the Top 5 Companies in the Kingdom of Bahrain which have been apparently dominated by banks. The Ahli United Bank comes at the forefront of the Kingdom's companies, with...
By Nermeen Abbas 8 min read
7 months ago

Collaboration Is The One Way Forward For Financial Services

Fintech firms, new technology and the entry of BigTech are all behind this strategic move. However, the central catalysts are customers and their evolving  expectations.
6 months ago

EFG and HSBC Ink $22.3 Million Deal to boost SME’s Sector In Egypt

The core of the collaboration agreement is to provide SMEs with low-interest rate funding, access to medium and long-term financing for capital expenditure and the ability to streamline cash flows.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
6 months ago

10 Most Influential Arab Women In Banking In 2018

Arab women have managed to make inroads into the banking industry, which has historically been male-dominated. Forbes Middle East lists the top Arab women who have made their mark in the banking...