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Mastercard Installments BNPL program gives consumers in the UAE and Saudi Arabia more payment choices wherever they shop

Mastercard has expanded Mastercard Installments, its unique and innovative Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) program that delivers greater choice at checkout, both in-store and online, to...

KPMG: Saudi Arabian insurance firms pursued digitalization and expected to close year-end with higher top-line

Insurance companies in Saudi Arabia continued their top-line growth momentum at the end of Q3 2021, with a matching trend foreseen for year-end, KPMG...

ESG Investors can drive lasting, measurable change

With environmental, social and governance (ESG) investment principles fast becoming the norm for capital market participants, investors now have a historic opportunity to act...

ADGM becomes first “carbon neutral” International Financial Centre in the world

Abu Dhabi Global Market, the leading International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, announced that it had achieved a "carbon-neutrality" status by offsetting its 2021...

Wa’ed and Fintech Saudi collaborate to launch the 2022 Fintech Accelerator Program

Wa’ed, the entrepreneurship arm of Saudi Aramco, has collaborated with Fintech Saudi as a strategic partner, along with regional seed and early-stage venture capital firm Flat6Labs,...

Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies marks successful 2021, delivers 701 programs to 32,317 trainees

Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS) announced the successful training of 32,317 professionals working in the banking and financial sector in 2021—marking...

80 percent growth in bank deposits in 10 years: Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Centre

Deposits at UAE banks grew 80% to AED1,884 billion in 2020 from AED1,049 billion in 2010, according to a report by the Federal Competitiveness...

R/GA London partners with NBK to create ‘Weyay’ – the first fully-digital bank in Kuwait

R/GA London partnered with the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) on the launch of Weyay, the very first fully-digital bank in Kuwait. Built from the...

MENA Fintech Association launches the Sustainable Fintech Alliance

The MENA Fintech Association (MFTA), the leading voice of the Fintech community in the region, has launched the Sustainable Fintech Alliance, with the mission...

Can digital wealth management contribute to Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 and beyond?

Saudi Arabia has set an ambitious target of broad economic reform and diversification by 2030. The kingdom is strengthening its stock market and bringing efficiencies...

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