SHUAA Capital in merger talks with ADFG – Gulf Business

Financial services and investment firm SHUAA Capital has confirmed it is in merger talks with Abu Dhabi Financial Group (ADFG).The company’s shares jumped 15 per cent to Dhs0.715 on the DFM when the news broke that discussions are underway regarding the possibility of creating a larger financial listed group. Source: SHUAA Capital in merger talks with ADFG – Gulf Business

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Abu Dhabi banks ADCB, UNB and Al Hilal to merge creating UAE’s third largest lender – Gulf Business

UAE lenders Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) and Union National Bank (UNB) have confirmed plans to merge and together acquire Al Hilal Bank to create the country’s third largest lender. The new banking group will carry the ADCB identity and will continue to have institutional backing from its biggest stakeholder – the Abu Dhabi government, a statement said. Source: Abu Dhabi banks ADCB, UNB and Al Hilal to merge creating UAE’s third largest lender – Gulf Business

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ADNOC listing could raise up to $2.8bn – Gulf Business

Abu Dhabi National Oil Co (ADNOC) said on Monday it may sell as much as a 20 per cent stake in its fuel distribution unit, potentially raising up to $2.8bn.Analysts valued the total fuel distribution unit at between $11bn and $14bnin reports prepared by banks advising the firm on the planned listing, sources have told Reuters. Source: ADNOC listing could raise up to $2.8bn – Gulf Business

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