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Kuwait’s NBK blames political deadlock for hurting economy

NBK CEO says political deadlock delaying economic development; Public criticism unusual in Gulf Arab region; Kuwait's biggest bank posts 41.6 pct drop in Q2 profit

July 19, 2012 12:50
Ex-deutsche CEO Ackermann

Ex-deutsche CEO Ackermann joins Kuwait NBK’s advisory board

Josef Ackermann, the former chairman and chief executive of Deutsche Bank, has joined the international advisory board of National Bank of Kuwait, the Gulf state's largest lender said on Monday.

July 16, 2012 4:53
Kuwait's Boubyan Up as NBK Eyes Stake Increase

Kuwait's Boubyan Up as NBK Eyes Stake Increase

Shares in Kuwait's Boubyan Bank rally after National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) received regulatory approval to up its stake in the Islamic lender.

April 10, 2012 2:53
Kuwait’s NBK Capital exiting 40 percent stake in Saudi firm

Kuwait’s NBK Capital exiting 40 percent stake in Saudi firm

Exits 40 pct stake in Saudi firm Hanco; Eyes IPO of Kilic Deniz in Turkey, hired Is Invest; Plans new fund targeting $300-350 mln

January 15, 2012 2:49

Kuwait’s NBK, KFH deny derivatives trading

Kuwait's biggest lenders National Bank of Kuwait and Kuwait Finance House denied on Sunday reports that they were putting customers' money at risk by trading in derivatives.

September 19, 2011 10:50

Kuwait’s NBK Capital buys stake in Turkish firm

The investment banking unit of NBK did not specify a value for the deal.

December 27, 2010 2:11

National Bank of Kuwait Q3 net profit up 5.7 pct

Net income came in at $282.3 million in Q3.

October 12, 2010 2:43

Emirati investor eyes stake in Kuwait’s NBK-report

Investor seeks ten percent, reports local paper.

August 29, 2010 4:51
Interview: Ibrahim Dabdoub, NBK

Interview: Ibrahim Dabdoub, NBK

The Group CEO of the National Bank of Kuwait, Ibrahim Dabdoub, tells Trends about how the global economic meltdown was good for the Gulf.

January 27, 2010 10:50

NBK listed on 50 world’s safest banks list

National Bank of Kuwait (NBK), the largest bank in Kuwait, was ranked 38th…

August 30, 2009 2:37