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Finastra and Mashreq Bank team up to rethink the future of corporate banking

Finastra and Mashreq Bank team up to rethink the future of corporate banking

Industry experts and corporates come together to discuss corporate banking challenges and how best to tackle them Dubai, UAE, April 8, 2019 – Finastra and Mashreq Bank, one of the leading financial institutions in the UAE, recently came together in Dubai, for a unique one day workshop around the future of corporate banking. Over 40

SGBL group and Mastercard announce new regional agreement

Following the 2016 partnership between SGBL and Mastercard, SGBL extends today its cooperation with its global payments technology partner to the Group’s affiliated companies, starting with Societe Generale de Banque – Jordanie (SGBJ). In a world where digital innovation has transformed the banking landscape, pushing banks to move to electronic and mobile payment, this collaboration

Moustasharoun Bureau

Moustasharoun Bureau organized, last week, an international workshop with EMPACTA, the Association of International Auditors, which includes more than 40 international Auditors from all Over the world, for 3 consecutive days at Victory Hotel, Byblos.   Moustasharoun Bureau was awarded the “Arch Of Europe” in Quality & Technology in Platinum Category, in July of this

AL-MAWARID Bank and the Lebanese Syndicate of Bank Employers renewed a 2 years contract for bankers’ benefit

Beirut, 02 May 2017: 1995, Al-MAWARID Bank s.a.l. shook the banking industry after successfully pioneering in the introduction of revolving credit cards in Lebanon, then again in 1997 after becoming the first bank in Lebanon to partner with a syndicate to launch a co-branded syndicate card. In April 2017, AL-MAWARID Bank, the Lebanese Cards Services,

SGBL, Mastercard and La Sagesse Beirut Sports Club announce new partnership agreement

SGBL and Mastercard signed a partnership agreement with La Sagesse Beirut Sports Club. The signing took place in the Veterans Building of Collège La Sagesse in Achrafieh, in the presence of SGBL’s Executive Management, Mastercard Senior Representatives, the management and teams of La Sagesse Club, the schools and university directors, alumni and parents, as well

Saxo Bank: US Dollar in the spotlight as world awaits the market reaction to Trump’s protectionist policies

Saxo Bank’s Head of FX Strategy says a continuation of the recent US dollar strength will pressure countries across the Middle East The loud proclamation of US President Donald Trump’s inauguration speech to support protectionist measures has strong potential to be US-dollar supportive, however there are real fears that his “America First” strategy could lead

2017 MENA Retail Insights: What’s In Store for the Sector? By Danny Karam, Vice President at Booz Allen Hamilton MENA

An unstable global economy, fraught with geopolitical uncertainty, left many wondering if retailers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) would struggle to turn a profit in 2016. Yet, just as challenges have come to characterize the region’s business landscape, so too have a wealth of technological advances that are rapidly changing the regional

Barclays Reinforces Wealth and Investment Management team servicing MENA

Barclays’ strong growth ambitions throughout 2017 Barclays announced today the appointment of three new senior bankers in its Wealth and Investment Management division for Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Antoine Roger Chemali and David Stephan both join Barclays Wealth and Investment Management division as directors, while Owen Dayson joins as a Vice President. All