A brave new world for Arab banks

Martin, Josh
July 1998
Middle East;Jul98, Issue 280, p18
Presents information on the expansion of Arab banks into overseas markets. How a number of Arab banking institutions successfully established themselves in global markets; Examination of the problems experienced by Arab banks in the 1980s and early 1990s; Comments from Iyad Malas, regional capital markets manager with the International Finance Corporation; Details on the areas where Arab banks are expected to expand over the next decade. INSET: A question of assets.


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