Tag Archives: Middle East

RenCap hires banker from Goldman Sachs to run London trading

By Andrei Skvarsky. Renaissance Capital, a Russian emerging- and frontier-markets investment bank, has hired David …
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RenCap hires Merrill banker for senior Europe sales job

By Andrei Skvarsky. Russian brokerage Renaissance Capital has hired Amr Aboushaban from Bank of America …
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EBRD invests in leading Turkish textile company

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development continues to boost Turkey’s Anatolian regions, making a €3.7 …
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EBRD invests in Turkey’s first infrastructure bond

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is supporting Turkey’s first ever infrastructure bond with …
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Sberbank pulls off cooperation deal with Gulf’s top-notch NBAD

By Andrei Skvarsky. Russia’s biggest lender Sberbank and a top bank in the Gulf, National …
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Reviving The Future Of Retail Banking Through Islamic Finance

5th Worild Islamic Retail Banking Conference, (26 – 27 November, Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai – …
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PineBridge Investments appoints Chief Investment Officer

PineBridge Investments announced an appointment of new chief investment officer. Wael Aburida will lead the company’s MENA …
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EAST CAPITAL COMMENT: Turkish growth set to continue

The Turkish stock market has continued to perform well, and is already up 10.1 percent …
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Marsh appoints head of business development for MENA region

Marsh has appointed Neil Irwin to lead the firm’s business development across its Middle East and North …
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Deutsche Bank appoints regional head of global transaction banking for MEA

Deutsche Bank announced the appointment of Harold Leenen, as the regional head of global transaction banking …
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4D Global Energy Advisors invest $17M in Aladdin Middle East

As part of a funding round of USD20 mln initiated by Turkey-focused oil and natural gas …
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8th Annual Middle East Retail Banking Forum Opens In Dubai, UAE

Dedicated three-day event puts spotlight on the future of Middle East retail banking, while examining …
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EXCLUSIVE: Goldman Sachs hires ex-Deutsche banker to run MENA unit

Goldman Sachs has hired Saleh Romeih, who left Deutsche Bank in September, as head of …
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Wermuth’s pro-environment fund pulls off second deal in short while

By Andrei Skvarsky. Wermuth Asset Management, a German firm with most of its business interests …
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EBRD to have permanent office in Jordan

By Andrei Skvarsky. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is to have a permanent …
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