ChinaAMC (HK) and RHB launch shariah-compliant China fund in Malaysia – Asia Asset Management – The Journal of Investments & Pensions

China Asset Management Co.’s (ChinaAMC) Hong Kong unit has teamed up with Malaysia’s RHB Group Asset Management to introduce a shariah-compliant China fund as the Chinese firm seeks to tap the potential of the fast-growing Islamic investment market. Source: ChinaAMC (HK) and RHB launch shariah-compliant China fund in Malaysia – Asia Asset Management – The Journal of Investments & Pensions

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Deutsche Bank appoints Riyadh GM | ZAWYA MENA Edition

LONDON: Deutsche Bank has appointed Mohammed Alajmi as general manager of Deutsche Bank Riyadh Branch in Saudi Arabia.He will have oversight of the bank’s business regulated by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA), Deutsche Bank said in a statement.The German banking giant originally established its Riyadh branch in 2006. Source: Deutsche Bank appoints Riyadh GM | ZAWYA MENA Edition

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Branching out: Commercial Bank of Dubai CEO Dr Bernd van Linder – Banking & Finance – ArabianBusiness.com

Branching out: Commercial Bank of Dubai CEO Dr Bernd van Linder Commercial Bank of Dubai CEO Dr Bernd van Linder talks about how technology is changing the face of banking as we know it, creating satisfied customers and improving efficiencies Bernd van Linder CEO of Commerical Bank of Dubai. (Photo: Richard Hall/ITP Images) By Bernd Debusmann Jr Sat 17 Mar 2018 01:32 AM When the Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) was created by an Emiri decree in 1969, the UAE was not yet an independent nation and Dubai was still very much a small Gulf port at the very beginning

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Saudi PIF launches ‘Fund of Funds’ to back SMEs

Saudi PIF launches ‘Fund of Funds’ to back SMEs RIYADH, 1 days ago The Public Investment Fund (PIF) has announced the establishment of the Fund of Funds, a new investment vehicle designed to provide small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with access to capital by investing in venture capital and private equity funds targeting the SME sector. Source: Saudi PIF launches ‘Fund of Funds’ to back SMEs

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Hometrack appointed by Foundation Home Loans | Mortgage Introducer

Hometrack has been appointed by Foundation Home Loans to provide Automated Valuation Model (AVM) services for its portfolio of buy-to-let clients. The property analytics business will support Foundation Home Loans over the next three years in analysing portfolios of residential properties using its buy-to-let AVM. Source: Hometrack appointed by Foundation Home Loans | Mortgage Introducer

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John Charcol appoints new chief executive | Mortgage Introducer

John Charcol has appointed Mark Fleet as chief executive with immediate effect. Fleet held previous roles at Skipton Building Society as distribution director and Chase de Vere Financial Solutions, playing a key role in their sale to the AWD group in 2004. As managing director at AWD Moneyextra, he was instrumental in developing the telephone based mortgage and financial advice propositions as part of Moneyextra.com. Source: John Charcol appoints new chief executive | Mortgage Introducer

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