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UAE bolsters Islamic Financial products to Australia thru second leg of...

The UAE is strengthening the exports of Islamic financial products and services to Australia through the second Islamic Financial Services Trade...

Emirates NBD to showcase consumer finance products at Arabian Centre mall

Emirates NBD, the Middle East’s largest bank by asset size, announced today that it will host a week-long campaign showcasing the bank’s...

Tanmyah awarded ISO accreditation for quality management

Dubai Islamic Bank subsidiary receives ISO 9001:2008 accreditation Firm specialises in security, maintenance and labour services Tanmyah, a leading provider...

Emcredit’s ISO 27001 information security certification reaffirmed

Retains certification for second consecutive year Underlines international standards followed for data collection and dissemination process Emcredit the...

Financial Resolutions for The New Year

If you usually break your New Year's resolutions, Kelli Grant, Senior Consumer Reporter for SmartMoney.com, has some tips on keeping your finances in check...

Investment Dar reaches Majority Agreement on Standstill

Investment Dar announces today that a majority of its banks and investors have now joined the Standstill Agreement previously entered into with the Coordinating...

Middle East Credit Reporting Association formed

1. Non-profit voluntary organisation to create awareness and promote credit reporting in region 2. Neutral body to facilitate credit information sharing on companies and individuals...

Emirates Islamic Bank integrates Emcredit services to efficiently manage risk

1. Bank to use Credit Scope to mitigate risk; calls for greater information sharing and increased transparency 2. Joins Emcredit’s growing member base In a...

Middle East Insurance Summit Sees Growth Potential of up to 400%...

Debo Ajayi: “Summit will encourage debate and dialogue, stimulating innovation and regional products to realise huge untapped market potential” Summit runs from 11 to 15...

Varengold Adds 15 Currency Pairs

Varengold Bank FX, a brand of Varengold Wertpapierhandelsbank AG, now offers trading in the South African Rand, Hungarian Forint, Polish Zloty, Czech Koruna, Norwegian...

Barclays Capital launches enhanced FX Algorithmic Trading

Barclays Capital Launches Enhanced FX Algorithmic Trading Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of Barclays Bank PLC, today announced the launch of PowerFill+, a...

Morgan Stanley becomes approved applicant for Dubai Gold Securities

Dubai Gold Securities LLP today announced that it had accepted Morgan Stanley as an Approved Applicant in connection with the ongoing offering on NASDAQ...

DIFC Authority releases updated version of ‘Guide to Islamic Finance’

As debt-based conventional banking faces troubled times, asset-backed Islamic finance is becoming popular in world's financial capitals The Dubai International Financial Centre Authority today announced...

Emcredit to release credit-related economic indicators

1. Research reports valuable for business decisions, monitoring trends and economic policy making 2. First report to highlight trends in UAE business activity in 2009 3....

AXA Insurance Gulf launches its online services

1. Customers can now buy and renew motor policies online 2. Get a quote in less than a minute 3. 5% discount for buying a new...

The next crisis: Credit Card Debt

Together with the financial crisis, the banking crisis, the mortgage crisis and the employment crisis, we are on the verge of experiencing a credit...