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finance house

a financial institution that is not a bank or building society and that provides credit to finance personal or corporate acquisitions of property. Many finance houses specialize in the financing of purchases of consumer goods on hire purchase; others specialize in equipment leasing. Authorization for lending activities is required under Banking and Consumer Credit legislation.
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The opening ceremony was held under the patronage of Khalil Mohammed Sharif Foulathi, member of the Board of Directors of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, and in the presence of Mohammed Abdulla Alqubaisi, Chairman of Finance House, Alia Abdulla Al Mazrouei, member of the Board of Directors at Finance House and Fatima Obaid Al Jaber, member of the Board of Directors at Al Jaber Group.
Finance House delivers a wide range of innovative, customised and need-based financial solutions to individuals and corporates in the UAE.
Finance House Chairman Mohammed Abdulla Jumaa Alqubaisi said: "Finance House has an extended experience in IPO administration, providing a full service offering to companies in support of raising equity capital from markets in UAE.
Kuwait Finance House (KFH) has said that it is considering a merger with Bahrain-based Ahli United Bank (AUB).
The Corporate Finance House of the Year' award was given in recognition of Meezan Bank's Investment Banking performance in 2014, where the Bank successfully provided various tailored-made, one of its kind solutions to our corporate clients and delivered syndicated financing transactions of over Rs.
Kuwait Finance House (Malaysia) Berhad (KFH Malaysia) was the first foreign Islamic bank that received a licence under the Islamic Banking Act (Malaysia) 1983 on 8 May 2005.
In a statement to Dubai Financial Market (DFM), where it is also listed, on Wednesday (8 July, 2015), Gulf Finance House said it is "considering the possibility of delisting from Kuwait, and listing on Saudi Arabia's Tadawul".
The award is designed to recognise the most influential corporate finance house in Europe this year, and Clearwater's victory comes after exceptional financial year-end results.
Kuwait: Kuwait Finance House will start a $100 million sukuk fund as a slump in global bond markets offers a chance to invest at higher yields, the chief executive of its Malaysian asset-management unit said.
Gulf Finance House was the active volume leader while Arabtec was the active value leader.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-May 21, 2012--Bahrain's Gulf Finance House gets 6-yr term extension on Islamic debt(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
M2 EQUITYBITES-May 21, 2012--Bahrain's Gulf Finance House gets 6-yr term extension on Islamic debt(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.