NBAD in The Media

Find out what NBAD experts say about the markets in the Media and what the Media think of the bank

Emirati Women’s Day: tips for the next generation

The National - 28 August 2016

"The UAE is on a journey towards economic diversification. The nation’s growth relies on the support of a strong financial system and the ongoing development of a competitive, Emirati-led private sector (...). Because of the important role of financial institutions in the development of the country, there has never been a better time to be a part of the banking industry."

May Bumajeed, NBAD's Head of Marketing and Communications

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Interview: "Options are a great opportunity for investors"

Dubai Eye - 09 August 2016

The Nasdaq Dubai exchange will open an equity futures market in September to trade single-stock futures on the shares of 10 top UAE companies, including Aldar Properties, Arabtec , DAMAC Properties, DP World, Dubai Islamic Bank, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Emaar Properties, Etisalat, First Gulf Bank and Union Properties.

Mohammed Ali Yasin, the Head of NBAD Securities explains the benefit of this new market to investors.

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What the media say about NBAD

See what independent third party commentators, financial journalists and experts say about NBAD and the banking sector in the region. Selection of the latest news and comments.


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The National - 04 June 2016

NBAD and FGB merger progresses as boards of directors vote in favour


The National - 04 July 2016

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed says NBAD-FGB merger to ‘create high-value opportunities’

The National - 04 July 2016

NBAD and FGB shares soar in Abu Dhabi after merger agreement

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Oil Outlook: More Upside Ahead?

Bloomberg TV, 13 July 2016

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities, discusses where he thinks oil is heading, the demand for the commodity and the outlook for banking stocks in Q2. He speaks to Yousef Gamal El-Din and Angie Lau on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East."


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Global Financial Markets Forum

The Global Financial Markets Forum (GFMF) has established itself since 2009 as the premier annual financial markets gathering in the region.

Hosted by NBAD, this prestigious gathering has featured some very high profile speakers such as General Colin Powell, Dr Mohamed El-Erian, Dr Ben Bernanke, Dr Larry Summers, Secretary James Baker, Nicholas Sarkozy, Jean-Claude Trichet, and many more from the Middle East region and internationally.

GFMF has attracted over 1500 delegates each year on an invitation only basis, and continues to grow from strength to strength.

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