Alkhabeer Capital, a Saudi Arabia-based Islamic investment and advisory firm, plans to expand its discretionary management business and apply for a listing on the Saudi stock exchange later this year, its chief executive told Reuters.
Knight Frank, one of the world's largest global property consultancies, said it has roped in Alex James, a leading capital markets real estate expert, to boost its UAE operations.
James has joined Knight Frank's Capital Ma
Egypt's financial regulator will submit new rules to the government in January to facilitate issuance of sukuk as part of a capital market law, its chairman said.
The renewed push to allow sukuk in the country comes after prev
HSBC Holdings has named Samer Deghaili to head its equity capital markets business in the Mena region, a spokesman said on Monday, as activity picks up in the region.
Deghaili replaces Michael Bevan, who will head coverage of Asia
Real estate private equity (PE) fund managers around the world continue to face major challenges stemming largely from ongoing illiquidity within the capital markets, a report said.
This has left few able to secure bank financing
Arindon, the Bahrain based investor relations Company, announced that its Annual Capital Markets and Investor Relations conference will take place as scheduled on March 2, at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in the kingdom.
“Despite recent socio-pol
More than 25 industry experts will take part in the 20th edition of the Middle East capital markets conference starting tomorrow (October 25) in Abu Dhabi.
The two-day event, at Crowne Plaza, will comprise a conference and a master-c
Integrity FX will be hosting a 4-day intensive workshop that will be offering 'The Roadmap to Rebuilding Your Money' using Foreign Currency Exchange (Forex) trading.
The workshop is scheduled for July 6 to 9 at The Monarch Hotel in
Islamic finance and banking have proved more resilient than conventional finance, according to BMB Islamic UK chief executive officer Dr Humayon Dar.
But he is convinced that both will bounce back, certainly by the beginning of next year.
The prospects for growth in Islamic securities markets are positive despite global credit crunch and economic slowdown.
'Part of this reflects the windfall from higher commodity prices,' Central Bank of Bahrain director of financia