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Momentum Is As Important As Size

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It’s in no way novel to say that for a long time, the feeling has persisted that the Middle East has been a consumer ... Read more

Preparing For A Digital Future

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Digital transformation is more than adding a software wrapper for a new digital channel or digitising parts and pockets... Read more

Middle East: Retaining The Digital Native

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How would you describe the development of digital transformation in the Middle East’s banking sector? Habib Hanna (H... Read more

Developing The Talent Pool In The GCC

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How was 2018 for EIBFS? 2018 was a great year that saw EIBFS exceed the targeted number of training programmes. Under ... Read more

The Future Of Islamic Finance

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Islamic financial assets were estimated to be valued at $2 trillion in 2018 and are expected to grow in excess of 30 pe... Read more

Mashreq: Digital Simplicity

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Tell us your projections this year. For the remainder of 2019, we believe non-oil activity, including government spendi... Read more

Bank Of The Future: Liv

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What are your views on digital banking in the UAE? Suvo Sarkar (SS): With the UAE having one of the world’s highest ... Read more

GCC Capital Markets: Slowly But Surely

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2018 closed encouragingly for the GCC as it witnessed five IPO listings raising over $1 billion in the last quarter of ... Read more

Saudi Arabia's Balancing Act

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The reasons why Moody’s recently affirmed Saudi Arabia’s A1 credit rating are pretty clear: Saudi Arabia’s money ... Read more

Calm Seas: A Modest Growth For The Wealthy

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Looking back in the last 12 months, what are your views on the private banking and wealth management sector in the Midd... Read more

GCC: A Pricing Marvel

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The $100 billion-plus of orders that Aramco’s generated for its maiden $12 billion bond sale will be also remembered ... Read more

GCC: Managing Operational Risk Effectively

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In recent years, banks globally and here in the UAE were occupied by the implementation of IFRS 9. This tended to dwarf... Read more

Lebanon: State Of Play

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Business cannot continue as usual. Decades of fiscal irresponsibility, corruption and nepotism drained the treasury and... Read more

An Outlook On 2019 In GCC

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The year 2018 witnessed several industries adjust to the ‘new normal’, where unpredictability was rife, particularl... Read more

Banking-as-a Platform: Middle East Banks Need Technology Partners In The Race To Digitise

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Middle East banks have adopted digital strategies as the growing population of younger customers increasingly demand an... Read more