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Dubai-Based Awad Capital Closes $2.1 Million Funding Round

Saudi On-demand Delivery Mrsool Plans To Go Regional With First Funding Round

MEVP, Wamda To Manage $10 Million Of DIFC’s Fintech Fund

Leading The Way In Prudent Ethical Investing

Kuwait’s Investment Firms Kamco And Global Investment House Merge To Form $13B

Beehive Raises $4 Million To Fuel Expansions In GCC And South East Asia

Carl Icahn’s Comeback: The Raider Rebounds After A Tough Stretch

65% Of Middle Eastern Companies To Increase Investments In Automation

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4 days ago

Dubai-Based Awad Capital Closes $2.1 Million Funding Round

The independent, DFSA-regulated financial services firm, Awad Capital, has closed $2.1 million in its latest funding round.
By Amany Zaher 4 min read
1 week ago

Saudi On-demand Delivery Mrsool Plans To Go Regional With First Funding Round

Saudi on-demand delivery service Mrsool has closed a multi-million-dollar series A round, led by venture capital firm Raed Ventures and STV fund with Saudi angel investor Mazen Al Jubeir.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
1 week ago

MEVP, Wamda To Manage $10 Million Of DIFC’s Fintech Fund

The venture capital firms will help DIFC invest part of its $100 million fund in innovative fintech start-ups in the MEASA region.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 weeks ago

Leading The Way In Prudent Ethical Investing

As the  head of one of Saudi Arabia’s largest Shariah-complaint asset management firms SEDCO Capital, Samer Abu Aker is taking prudent ethical investing (PEI) mainstream. 
By Mary Sophia 17 min read
2 weeks ago

Kuwait’s Investment Firms Kamco And Global Investment House Merge To Form $13B Entity

The move to merge comes after Kamco acquired a majority stake in Global last year for an undisclosed sum.
By Mary Sophia 4 min read
2 weeks ago

Beehive Raises $4 Million To Fuel Expansions In GCC And South East Asia

Fintech peer-to-peer SME lending platform, Beehive, has secured $4 million of follow-on investment from the Riyad TAQNIA Fund, bringing the company's total funding to $15.5 million.
By Nermeen Abbas 3 min read
2 weeks ago

Carl Icahn’s Comeback: The Raider Rebounds After A Tough Stretch

At 83, Icahn is not the only high-profile trader who has been humbled by the market in recent years, but unlike most hedge fund managers Icahn made money in 2018.
By Nathan Vardi 5 min read
3 weeks ago

65% Of Middle Eastern Companies To Increase Investments In Automation

Around 65% of companies in the Middle East plan to invest more in automation in 2019, according to Mercer’s 2019 Global Talent Trends study.
By Nermeen Abbas 5 min read