Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa

Qatar’s Islamic Banks Grow Despite Regional Rift -IFSB Data

Assets and revenues at Qatar’s Islamic banks have grown over the past year but an increase in problem loans and a drop in foreign...

Bahrain Will Host World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC)

Bahrain has been announced as the host of the World Islamic Banking Conference (WIBC) in November, according to the Times of Oman. Middle East Global...

MARC Affirms Islamic Development Bank’s Ratings with Stable Outlook

MARC has affirmed its financial institution (FI) ratings of AAA/MARC-1 on Islamic Development Bank (IsDB). Concurrently, the rating agency affirmed its rating of AAAIS...

Key Dates Set for Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank’s $272m Rights Issue

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) has set out key dates for its AED1 billion ($272 million) rights issue when 464 million new shares will...

HSBC And Credit Suisse Assess AUB-KFH Fair Exchange Rate

Ahli United Bank (AUB) has announced that HSBC and Credit Suisse are undertaking needed valuations studies in order to insure that AUB and Kuwait...

Islamic Financing Market 2025 Report Published

The Islamic Financing Market 2025 report has been published and indicates a well focused and consolidated landscape. Market sellers are progressively concentrating on giving...