24 Aug 2011
Property fund manager ARA Asset Management has halted plans to list a Qatar REIT in Singapore, due to the unsettled political situation
16 Aug 2011
For more than a year the financial centres of Qatar and the UAE have been implementing strategic changes in the hope of winning MSCI’s coveted emerging market status. But the decision has now been held back until December prompting mixed feelings on what this means for Mena
15 Jul 2011
Investors are stalling on the UAE and Qatar until MSCI reaches a decision on reclassification, according to industry sources.
25 May 2011
HSBC Amanah is winding down its Qatar operations, in the first high-profile casualty of the recent Central Bank directive on Islamic banking.
23 May 2011
Qatar is one of the most exciting investment destinations in the world, with a thriving LNG-based economy, a World Cup coming up and emerging market status on the horizon. So why is there such a dearth of locally based fund managers?
13 Apr 2011
fund, Launches, News, Qatar, QNB
Qatar National Bank (QNB) is set to expand its business by rolling out brokerage and custody activities under the newly-formed subsidiary ‘QNB Financial Services’.
13 Apr 2011
The Qatar Investment Fund (QIF) is preparing to list on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
25 Feb 2011
Banks, News, Qatar
Fund outlook unclear as commercial banks targeted
1 Feb 2011
License, News, Qatar
Investment bank authorised to provide advisory services in Qatar