Islamic investment firm Itqan Capital, based in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah, plans to expand its investment and advisory activities in the kingdom after it received regulatory approval to boost its capital, its chief executive said.
The International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBAR) has signed a sharia supervisory agreement with the Shariyah Review Bureau (SRB), a leading global sharia advisory firm,
The IBAR has a history of successful sharia compliant investments in a v
Bahrain-based Investcorp, a global provider and manager of alternative investment products, has appointed four new corporate investment advisory directors in Europe.
Investcorp’s advisory directors in Europe provide senior e
Grant Thornton, a leading professional services firm, is seeing a rapid growth in its Bahrain operation affirming a revival of economic activity.
Grant Thornton Abdulaal in Bahrain managing partner Jassim Abdulaal said the firm in
Bahrain-based Alpen Capital, a provider of investment banking advisory services, was honoured as one of the top 100 companies by World Finance in their 2013 World Finance 100 list.
The World Finance 100 celebrates those who have r
KPMG Fakhro, a unit of global financial services firm KPMG International, has posted a 22.5 per cent growth in revenues from its Bahrain operations during the fiscal year ended September 30.
The company increased its staff by 22 p
Deloitte Middle East, a leading professional services firm, has announced the establishment of a Chinese Services Group (CSG) Desk in Dubai, to serve the region as part of the company’s cross border services.
Global service teams
Senegal and members of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (also known as the UEMOA region) have completed a review of the region’s financial regulations, aiming to launch Islamic financial services later this year.
The review, co
Dr Nasser Saidi, executive director of Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance, was appointed to the Private Sector Advisory Group of the Global Corporate Governance Forum, an institution of the World Bank driving global corporate governance r
Jones Lang LaSalle, the leading real estate investment and advisory firm, has appointed Alan Robertson as its new chief executive officer in the Mena region effective June 1.
Based out of the firm’s regional headquarters in Dubai, Alan wil