Qatari banks' funding and liquidity profiles are expected to benefit from the end to the blockade on Qatar, according to Fitch, a global rating agency.
Banks need to revamp their cross-border business as competition emerges in cross-border payments space; Boston Consulting Group (BCG) has said in a report.
The rebranding announcement comes nearly a year after the official completion of the legal merger between Barwa Bank and IBQ.
Qatari banks’ provisioning costs have risen as they have built pandemic-related buffers with provisioning increasing to QR4.1bn in H1, 2020, Moody’s Investor Service has said in a report.
Qatari banks continue to have strong income-generating capability with their first half profit remaining strong despite higher provisioning costs related to the coronavirus outbreak, Moody’s Investor Service has said ...
Banks in Qatar are starting to invest in artificial intelligence-powered protections to filter malware and phishing threats as they are considered to be at the forefront of all businesses in terms of e-services ...
The Qatar Stock Exchange on Wednesday lost 72 points to settle below 9,200 levels, mainly dragged by banks and industrials equities.
Banks in Qatar are acting as key enablers for the successful restart of the local economy, supported by the Governments’ stimulus programme and QCB’s initiatives, says QIB chief executive officer Bassel Gamal.
The credit line of Qatar's commercial banks, especially for the private sector, appears to be strong, thus helping in a more than 9% year-on-year growth in their total assets in March 2020 ...
India might have thought the worst of a bad loans crisis was past, but a severe cash crunch in the real estate industry could augur fresh strife for its banks.
The number of credit accounts opened by "small business and individuals" bettered all credit accounts opened by Qatar's banking sector last year, a Qatar Central Bank report has shown.