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GCC-banking

Private banking small, but competitive in GCC region

Sector is fragmented and opaque, says CEO of Insight Discovery.

November 14, 2013 4:17
 
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What the new cap on UAE mortgages mean for you

Souqalmal.com explores how the central bank’s mortgage caps will affect the market and individual buyers.

November 11, 2013 9:44
 
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First property firm in Dubai to launch IPO since market crash

Damac Properties to raise $500 million.

November 5, 2013 5:42
 
Emirates Airline and Qantas

Emirates Airline picks six banks

Emirates airline, Dubai’s flagship carrier, has hired six banks to arrange a potential dollar-denominated, benchmark sukuk sale, lead arrangers said on…

March 6, 2013 9:47
 

UAE Central Bank delays new rules

The United Arab Emirates’ central bank decided to postpone implementation of new rules that cap commercial banks’ lending to state-linked…

December 16, 2012 2:38
 
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Who is to blame for the hatred of banks in the UAE?

Everyone loves to hate banks in the UAE—but what is at the root of the country-wide hatred for customer service?

December 6, 2012 4:22
 
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Announcing it doesn’t make it happen: Dubai

Given the number of major real estate announcements over the past few weeks, one could be forgiven for thinking that we were back in 2006 and 2007 again

December 3, 2012 4:48
 
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Lending limit deadline hits but still no Central Bank guidance – UAE

Since the largest UAE banks have been supporting GREs during debt restructurings, clarity on the issue is important for the economy.

October 1, 2012 8:45
 
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Banks in UAE in the dark and waiting

With the exact reasons for the central bank's silence a mystery, some bankers have speculated that the possibility of changes to key personnel may be responsible.

September 25, 2012 11:31
 
UAE banks benefit from European retreat

UAE banks profit from Europeans’ retreat

The rise in lending by local banks suggests that so far at least, fears that a pullback by European banks would create a shortage of funding and hurt the UAE economy are overblown.

August 21, 2012 10:55