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NBAD launches shariah dividend fund

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has launched its NBAD Shariah Mena Dividend Leader Fund, which will invest in select dividend-paying companies traded on the most promising Mena equities markets. The fund has been inspired by

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GlassPoint Solar gets $53m investment boost in Oman

GlassPoint Solar, a leader in solar enhanced oil recovery (EOR), has announced a $53 million equity investment from the State General Reserve Fund (SGRF), the largest sovereign wealth fund of Oman, Royal Dutch Shell (Shell) and the firm’s

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Swicorp unit buys 30pc equity in Saudi steel firm

Sadeed Investment, a company owned by top Saudi asset management firm Swicorp, has acquired a 30 per cent equity in BRC Industrial (Saudia), a long steel products manufacturing company in the kingdom. Founded in 1974, with revenue

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UAE, Egypt top private equity investments in Mena

The UAE and Egypt led the number of investments in the Mena region last year with 20 per cent each, followed by Lebanon with 18 per cent, according to a recent report.   The ‘Mena Private Equity and Venture

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NBAD broadens scope of regional funds

The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) has rebranded several of its equity funds moving investment to a broader Mena focus from a UAE emphasis.    The expanded scope, diversification and geography of the rebr

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Kuwait's Americana denies bid offers

Kuwait Food Company (Americana) said on Sunday it had no knowledge of any firms interested in buying its business, contrary to recent media reports. "The administration of the company has no knowledge of this matter. The admi

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Kingdom, PineBridge set up Africa equity JV

Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), the investment firm owned by billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, has inked a deal with New York-based asset manager PineBridge Investments to set up a joint venture company for investment in African private equi

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Etihad denies talks with Malaysian over equity

Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways said on Thursday it is not in talks with Malaysian Airlines for an equity investment, dismissing media reports. "Etihad Airways would like to confirm that it is not in talks with Malaysia Airlin

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UAE firm becomes Nasdaq Dubai member

UAE-based Brokerage House Securities (BHS) has joined Nasdaq Dubai as an equities trading member, enabling its clients to access the region’s rapidly expanding international exchange directly for the first time. BHS’ m

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Ipic profit up 23pc to $2.2bn in 2013

International Petroleum Investment Co (Ipic) made a net profit of 7.9 billion dirhams ($2.2 billion) in 2013, up from 6.4 billion dirhams in the previous year, marking a 23.4 per cent increase, benefiting from a recovery in global equity markets

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