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Bahrain Islamic lender Unicorn renamed Bank Alkhair

Bahrain's Unicorn Investment Bank has changed its name to Bank Alkhair, after taking steps to boost its finances and governance framework, said the Islamic lender.

October 5, 2011 10:32

Bahrain’s Unicorn alleges former CEO committed crimes

The former chief executive and founder of Bahrain's Unicorn Investment Bank committed 58 criminal offences, including misappropriating bank funds, an independent investigation by consultancy Deloitte concluded, Unicorn said on Tuesday.

September 28, 2011 11:18

Islamic finance needs capital mkts to develop – Deloitte

Canada, China, Brazil may explore possibility of sukuk

September 23, 2010 2:34
Optimism’s good, but is it right?

Optimism’s good, but is it right?

Dynamic corporate leaders in the region are increasingly approaching their roles with optimism and energy. But this contrasts with analysts, who remain resolutely cautious about the economic environment.

June 22, 2010 2:29