DAVOS: Amin Nasser, the president and CEO of Saudi Aramco, had a busy few days at last week’s World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos. Source: INTERVIEW: Amin Nasser, Saudi Aramco’s Davos man, spells out blueprint for IPO
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
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
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
Bank of England governor Mark Carney declines to give details on rate rise in “coming months” | City A.M.
The governor of the Bank of England (BoE) has confirmed the UK will raise interest rates “in the coming months”, but he declined to confirm market expectations of a November hike. Source: Bank of England governor Mark Carney declines to give details on rate rise in “coming months” | City A.M.
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
Saudi Aramco plans ‘mega investment’ in India – Energy,Saudi Arabia,South Asia – ArabianBusiness.com
Saudi Aramco plans ‘mega investment’ in India The plant is slated to be among the world’s largest, in a country that imports about 80% of its crude Source: Saudi Aramco plans ‘mega investment’ in India – Energy,Saudi Arabia,South Asia – ArabianBusiness.com
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
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