close

policy

We would like to invite you to continue a survey you have started. ...

Do you trust your insurer ?

Strongly agree
Agree
Disagree
Strongly disagree
Insurance provides peace of mind
Insurance is purchased only when compulsory
Terms and Conditions (small print) are clear and easily accessible
Insurance jargon (language) stands in the way of fully understanding each policy
Insurance companies try their best to uphold the details of the policy without cutting corners
Reducing risk, cutting costs and profits are more important to an insurance company than the customer
Insurance companies in the region are as professional as in other more developed markets
Gender
Age group
Do you feel your insurance provider works in your interest?
Have you had a rejected claim that you feel was not justified?
Do you trust your insurance provider?
Our Network

Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

Dubai’s Abraaj launches $50M fund for Jordan firms

Dubai-based Abraaj capital launched on Sunday a $50 million fund to help finance small and medium-sized Jordanian firms, part of a $300-$400 million regional fund to invest in the largest business sector in the Arab world.

0

October 23, 2011 5:16 by



“We are looking for companies with proven business models with some revenue,” Abdullah Shahin, a partner in Abraaj Capital told Reuters.

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Gulf firms were major investors in the Jordan fund that would take influential minority equity participation in a dozen firms, with financing ranging between $700,000 to $5.5 million, Shahin said.

“The SMS sector in the region employs 70 to 80 percent but only contributes 20-30 percent of GDP so you can see the productivity gap,” Shahin said on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum meeting at the Dead Sea.

Abraaj is one of the Middle East’s biggest private equity firms, managing assets of over $6 billion. (Reporting by Suleiman Al-Khalidi; Editing by Mike Nesbit)



0

Tags: , , , , ,

Leave a Comment