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ADCB Q1 Net Profit Beats Estimates, Up 38 Percent

ADCB Q1 Net Profit Beats Estimates, Up 38 Percent

The bank posted a net profit of 802 million dirhams ($218.52 million) in the first quarter, compared with 583 million dirhams a year earlier, ahead of analysts' forecasts.

April 25, 2012 10:17
 

Emirates Airline eyes Islamic finance as Europe banks balk

Airline looking at Islamic finance options - president; Says French banks more risk-averse; Emirates has 13 aircraft deliveries by end of March; Sukuk market bearing up well versus conventional finance; But any Emirates sukuk deal might have to be complex

November 8, 2011 2:19
 
Islamic banking extends beyond the Middle East

Islamic banking extends beyond the Middle East

In 1975 there was only one; today there are more than 300 Islamic banks in over 75 countries according to Dr. Linda Eagle of the Edcomm Group Banker's Academy in New York.

January 9, 2011 2:02