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Regulations governing liquidity risk in Islamic Banking

December 16, 2019

Given the systemic importance and the pivotal role played by banks in a country’s economy, banking regulations are of paramount importance for all stakeholders.

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GCC Companies: High Cash Holdings and Shareholder Returns

December 04, 2019

Investors look at various parameters to understand and evaluate a company’s attractiveness. One such item in the balance sheet is the level of cash that a company holds.

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What affects the liquidity position of Islamic banks?

November 21, 2019

This article was originally published in Islamic Finance News (IFN).

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Do GCC Banks have adequate capital buffers?

September 15, 2019

GCC Banks - The term liquidity is defined as the banks’ ability to fund rising assets and to meet its obligations on time.

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Foreign investment in GCC equity markets – Will the inflow levels sustain after index inclusions?

August 21, 2019

GCC countries are in the process of openi

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Saudi Corporate Capital Spending - An Encouraging Boost to Non-Oil GDP

July 30, 2019

Capital Investment is a harbinger of future growth. In 2018, Saudi Corporates capital expenditure exceeded total income for the year

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GCC Stock Markets – Kuwait continues to be the best performer

July 04, 2019

According to

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How will trade war, Iran sanctions and OPEC supply cuts shape Oil markets in 2019?

June 13, 2019

Average crude oil prices have trended upwards for four consecutive months in 20

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Saudi Aramco $12 billion bond issuance: Another big feather

May 13, 2019

Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramc

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Kuwait Blue Chip Companies – Banks Outperform on Regulatory Reforms

May 07, 2019

Reform measures in Kuwait fuel stock rally in Kuwait banking stocks leading to their outperformance

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GCC Stock Markets - Riding on global euphoria!

April 11, 2019

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Sovereign Sukuk: Current Status, Opportunities & Challenges

March 28, 2019

Sovereign Sukuk issuance is on the rise and the market is likely to expand

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GCC Stock Markets – A Tepid February

March 07, 2019

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Equities off to a flying start in 2019

February 06, 2019

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Oil on a Slippery Slope - Kuwait Stock Market Positive in November

December 06, 2018

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Dubai Stock Market: Is this just another correction?

December 04, 2018

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Brutal October - $5 trillion wealth wiped away from global equity and bond markets

November 05, 2018

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GCC’s inclusion in J.P. Morgan’s EM Bond Index: The “Hurray” Moment

October 15, 2018

An article that dissects the inclusion of GCC countries into J.P. Morgan's Emerging Market bond indices and its implications for GCC Capital Markets

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GCC Equities Fall Flat in September Despite Oil Rebound

October 04, 2018

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Could Private debt be the new theme for SMEs to access capital?

September 24, 2018

The global f

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Kuwait and GCC Markets Give up some of the gains in August

September 06, 2018

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