UAE well placed to Benefit from China’s Belt & Road initiative

The Global Financial Markets Forum (GFMF), the region’s premier financial markets conference, brought together economic experts and decision-makers from the UAE and the world, GFMF has attracted over 1,600 delegates to network, exchange ideas and shape ... ( read original story ...)

UAE Exchange, Kayan partner for ‘rise’ mobile app

Our aim is to bring financial inclusion and literacy to this unbanked population. With UAE Exchange, the region’s most trusted money transfer provider, as our remittance partner, we will add yet another great service for our customers,” said Milind ... ( read original story ...)

Outlook on lagging UAE indices still positive

The Dubai Financial Market General Index has shed more than 3.5 per cent so far in the year, after losing 6 per cent in 2017. The MSCI emerging market index has gained more than 4 per cent so far in the year after gaining 28 per cent in 2017. ( read original story ...)

Deutsche Bank on hiring spree in Saudi Arabia, UAE

The Frankfurt-based bank plans to hire in Dubai and Abu Dhabi to cover sovereigns and large ... we expect a good increase in deal volume coming to the regional markets this financial year.” International investor interest in Saudi Arabia remains high ... ( read original story ...)

UAE MoF throws spotlight on fintech at Finovate Middle East

Held in partnership with the UAE Ministry of Finance and showing off the latest products in action as well as boosting the UAE as an international hub for fintech, FinovateMiddleEast opened today (26 February) and runs for two days at the Madinat Jumeirah ... ( read original story ...)