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Deal Completion: Dubai Investments Park Warehouses – Tranche 1

September 18, 2016

Sunday 18 September 2016  Rasmala has recently completed the successful acquisition of 72 warehouses in Dubai covering nearly 600,000 sq.ft. for approximately AED 300 million in partnership with Ajman Bank and other leading Gulf investors. Strategic Location Located in Dubai Investments Park, a mixed-use industrial, commercial and residential complex, the site benefits from close proximity to Jebel Ali Free Zone, ...
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FWU رسملة تغلق الإصدار الثالث لبرنامج صكوك ”سلام3” لصالح مجموعة التأمين

September 5, 2016

 2016-05-09 “رسملة” تغلق الإصدار الثالث لبرنامج صكوك “سلام 3” لصالح مجموعة التأمين FWU الإصدار الثالث والاخير يُغلق بنجاح بقيمة 28.4 مليون دولار الصفقة تُمثل إصداراً مدعوماً بأصول من شركة أوروبية تتمتع بتصنيف ائتماني دبي، الإمارات العربية المتحدة: أعلنت “رسملة”، المجموعة المستقلة المتخصصة بإدارة الاستثمارات، اليوم، عن إغلاقها للإصدار الثالث والأخير لــ “سلام 3 المحدود”، برنامج صكوك الوكالة الخاص بمجموعة التأمين ...
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Rasmala closes third series of the Salam III Limited Sukuk programme for insurance group FWU

September 5, 2016

 Press Release Third and final series has successfully closed at US$28.4 million. Transaction represents innovative sukuk issuance by a rated European entity London and Dubai, 5 September 2016: Rasmala (‘Rasmala’ or ‘the Group’), an independent investment management group, today announced a successful closing of the third and final series of Salam III Limited, FWU Group’s Sukuk Al-Wakala Programme ...
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Rasmala completes acquisition of 72 warehouses in Dubai Investments Park for approximately AED 300 million

August 28, 2016

Press Release The site has a total built-up area (BUA) of nearly 600,000 sq. ft. The investment offers a yield of over 10% per annum The Group targets additional AED 1 billion of real estate transactions in the next 12 months London and Dubai, 28 August 2016: Rasmala (‘Rasmala’ or ‘the Group’), an independent investment management group, today announced ...
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“رسملة” تستكمل الاستحواذ على 72 مستودعاً في “مُجمع دبي للاستثمار” مقابل نحو 300 مليون درهم إماراتي

August 28, 2016

خبــر صحفـــي الموقع يمتد على مساحة إجمالية تقارب 600 ألف قدم مربع عائدات استثمارية سنوية تفوق %10 الشركة تعتزم استثمار مليار درهم إضافي في القطاع العقاري خلال الأشهر الـ 12 المقبلة  دبي ولندن، 28 اغسطس 2016: أعلنت “رسملة”، المجموعة المستقلة المتخصصة بإدارة الاستثمارات، اليوم، عن استكمال استحواذها على 72 مستودعاً في دبي بمساحة إجمالية تبلغ 600 ألف قدم مربع بقيمة 300 مليون درهم تقريباً، وذلك بالتعاون مع مصرف عجمان وعدد ...
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Rasmala names equities head

August 4, 2016

MENA Fund Manager August 3rd, 2016 Investment manager Rasmala has named Ali Taqi as its Dubai-based head of equities, one of several new appointments at the firm. Taqi joins from A/T Capital Management, the DIFC-based investment management firm, where he was managing director – asset management having joined the firm in 2008. In his new role, Taqi will responsible ...
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“Gulf investors are not primarily motivated by access to the EU market or labor force. Instead they invest in the U.K. because it is a large dynamic and open economy and that is unlikely to change as a result of this referendum” said Zak Hydari to Wall Street Journal

June 26, 2016

Persian Gulf to Continue Investing in UK After Brexit   Investors view market reaction to Brexit vote as a buying opportunity By Nicolas Parasie     26 June 2016 View of Tower Bridge and the Shard in London. Qatar’s wealth fund owns almost all of the Shard, the U.K.’s tallest skyscraper, and it owns the Olympic Village, the Canary ...
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“It is not a secret that the U.A.E. is over banked and there needs to be some consolidation” said Doug Bitcon, to Bloomberg

June 22, 2016

Bloomberg – Abu Dhabi’s Megabank Deal Poised to Shatter Mideast M&A Records June 21, 2016 Abu Dhabi’s planned combination of two of its largest banks could set a record as the biggest merger and acquisition deal in the Middle East — if it concludes. National Bank of Abu Dhabi PJSC and First Gulf Bank PJSC said this week ...
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“Etisalat’s strengths has been more of a global trend that’s has seen investment favoring industries, moreover allowing foreign ownership and MSCI inclusion has also supported the name.” said Marwan Haddad to Al Arabiya

June 8, 2016

Marwan Haddad, Potfolio Manager, MENA Equities at Rasmala was today on Al Arabiya providing insights and opinion.  In today’s episode of “Al Arabia Markets”, Marwan talked about: The acquisition of Abu Dhabi Financial Group to Dubai Holdings taking Shuaa and how it will set Shuaa to benefit from the coming positive market condition? Emaar bond issuance is mainly ...
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“Oil prices are driving markets, outlook would be mixed as there won’t be much action” said Muhammad Shabbir to Gulf News

June 7, 2016

Gulf News Oil and shares rise as Fed holds off rate hike June 7, 2016 The Abu Dhabi index rose nearly 0.5 per cent, while Saudi’s Tadawul index jumped more than 1 per cent, supported by oil prices, which jumped more than $50 per barrel again, amid slack volumes, on the first day of Ramadan. The Abu Dhabi Securities ...
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Muhammad Shabbir quoted in the National

October 26, 2015 6:02 pm

October 26, 2015 Flat earning, budget cut drags UAE bourses lower UAE markets continued their downwards trajectory following a trimmed Federal budget and flat third-quarter earnings. […]
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