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Qatar wants to be shell’s top shareholder

Qatar wants to become the biggest shareholder in Royal Dutch Shell by raising its stake to 7 percent to strengthen its ties with the oil company and further invest its wealth in western assets, a report said on Friday.

September 9, 2012 9:52
 
Qatar Sovereign Fund Has $30 Billion to Spend This Year

Qatar Sovereign Fund Has $30 Billion to Spend This Year

Qatar's aggressive sovereign wealth fund, the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), has $30 billion to spend this year, executive board member Hussain Al Abdulla said at a conference on Sunday.

April 22, 2012 4:17
 
Qatar sovereign fund to buy Credit Suisse London HQ

Qatar sovereign fund to buy Credit Suisse London HQ

Qatar's sovereign wealth fund Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), is in the final stages of acquiring Credit Suisse's headquarters in London and may sign the deal in a few weeks, two sources familiar with the matter said.

January 30, 2012 7:19
 
Qatar lender Masraf Al Rayan 2011 profit up 16 percent

Qatar lender Masraf Al Rayan 2011 profit up 16 percent

Masraf Al Rayan, Qatar's fourth-largest bank by market value, posted a 16.3 percent increase in full-year net profit, it said in a statement on Sunday.

January 30, 2012 3:33
 
Qatar may not be lifeline Europe hoped

Qatar may not be lifeline Europe hoped

It bought into a Greek bank and some German brands but Qatar may be more interested in Asia, after all. And Europe can't turn to Abu Dhabi either.

October 10, 2011 11:13
 

Credit Suisse names new head of MidEast M&A

Swiss bank names Mumtaz Kazmi to head M&A in MEast; Kazmi replaces Van Der Voort who is relocating to US; Bank's ECM head for region George Pavey to move to Asia

May 18, 2011 3:57
 
Libyan conflict keeps Qatar’s British ambition at bay

Libyan conflict keeps Qatar’s British ambition at bay

Source says Qatar decision-makers focused on Libya crisis; Small Qatar stake could shore up Centrica shares; Seen twinning big gas buyer with biggest exporter

May 18, 2011 3:16
 

Saudi prince eyes Qatar Holding partnership

Kingdom Holding and Qatar Holding meet to discuss potential collaborations.

June 20, 2010 2:45
 

Qatar moves on London real estate

Country aims to invest gas wealth while pound and prices are weak.

June 19, 2010 9:58
 
Qatar pulls investors

Qatar pulls investors

“Financial crisis? $3.5bn residential project unveiled in Qatar” reads the headline of an article on The Peninsula. Here’s why.

November 24, 2008 1:39