Monday 27 March 2017

Mastercard launches Decision Intelligence

Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, today launched Decision Intelligence, a comprehensive decision and fraud detection service, in the Middle East and Africa region. The solution uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to help financial


UAE Exchange launches elite lounge

Revolutionising its service to enhance customer experience, leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand UAE Exchange has launched an elite lounge for its club exclusive members on International Happiness Day. The club exclusive lounge, a first by an ex


Four US cities to take part in AIM Dubai

Four select cities of US -- Virginia, Ohio (Columbus), Missouri and Los Angeles -- alongside SelectUSA Program will participate at the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) being held in Dubai next month, promoting the US as a perfect destination for foreign direct investments (FDI). &


65 per cent of GCC expats 'don't have a pension'

GCC expatriates are miles behind their counterparts in North America, Europe and Asia when it comes to retirement planning, a study by global financial firm Guardian Wealth Management (GWM) has found. In fact, in the annual pensions survey conducted by GWM, it found that 64.21 pe


UAE 'role model for reforms in the region'

The economic reforms implemented by the UAE is a role model in mitigating the oil price challenges, said Mohammed Alardhi, executive chairman of Investcorp, a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products. “Streamlining the public sector, adopting a more r


Manama forum to focus on fintech disruption

Leading bankers, FinTech experts, regulators and financial industry representatives from the Middle East and Africa will gather in Bahrain this week to discuss the latest FinTech trends. The 1st MEA FinTech Forum, organised by AFS and entitled “Fintech Disruption in the Fin


UAE SMEs optimistic on business growth this year

Business owners of small- and medium-sized enterprises in the UAE remain optimistic about their growth prospects this year, according to a survey.   Of the 138 SMEs that participated in the survey conducted by Meed, a leading business intelligence service provid


SCA signs deal to narrow gender gap in UAE firms

The Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) and UAE Gender Balance Council have signed a MoU to boost co-operation and intensify efforts to increase women's participation in companies listed on the country's financial markets in a bid to narrow the gender gap in the vital sector, as


Boursa Kuwait inks partnership deal with Meira

Boursa Kuwait, a private entity managing the Kuwait Stock Exchange's operations, said it has signed a MoU with the Middle East Investor Relation Association (Meira) in line with its strategy to progressively develop the stock market and promote IR best practice in Kuwait. Mei


Saudi Aramco signs up Samba as IPO advisor

Oil giant Saudi Aramco has selected Samba Capital as one of two banks to work as an adviser on its planned share sale in Riyadh, said a report.    At least six investment banks pitched for a role advising the world's largest oil producer on its listing

 1 2 3 4 > 

calendarCalendar of Events