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Rasmala provides Shari’a compliant financing facility to DiamondCorp plc

October 23, 2016

London-Dubai, 20 September 2016 DiamondCorp plc, a Southern Africa focused diamond mine development and exploration company, announced that it has entered into a Shari’a compliant secured convertible financing facility with Rasmala, the leading independent investment manager and shareholder in the company. The company and Rasmala have agreed to the drawdown by DiamondCorp of two tranches under ...
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“We expect an abundance of primary-market issuance from the Middle East,” said Doug Bitcon to Bloomberg

October 5, 2016

Bloomberg  JPMorgan Challenges HSBC for GCC Bond Crown as Sales Set Record By Arif Sharif  October 5, 2016 British bank’s nine-year streak at top may be broken Middle East dominates bond-sale plans in emerging markets In the hottest battleground for emerging-market bond deals, JPMorgan Chase & Co. is outflanking HSBC Holdings Plc for the first time in a decade. The New York-based ...
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Rasmala Group’s assets under management (AUM) stood at $1.1bn

September 20, 2016

Daily News Egypt Monday 19 September 2016               Rasmala CEO Zak Hydari, was recently interviewed by Daily News Egypt. In the article, Zak Hydari gives his views on investment opportunities and challenges facing the Egyptian economy. The interview highlights also Rasmala’s recent business activity, including the real estate acquisition in the UAE, and plans to invest up to AED1bn in ...
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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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2015

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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