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India’s ICICI Bank signs MoU with BRICS’ development bank for business partnership
By IB Staff Writer
India’s private sector lender ICICI Bank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a strategic business partnership with New Development Bank (NDB), a multilateral development bank set up by BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) nations.
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Kenya's national assembly declines finance ministry proposal to raise core capital for banks
By IB Staff Writer
A proposal put forth by Kenya's finance ministry to raise the minimum core capital for banks to KES5bn ($48.17m) in the next three years has been overturned by the national assembly.
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Absa Bank deploys EquiLend trading platform
By IB Staff Writer
Absa Bank, the South African banking entity of Barclays Group Africa, became the first-ever domestic South African entity to execute a securities finance trade via the EquiLend trading platform.
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ADX, NBAD sign bonds listing agreement
By IB Staff Writer
Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) has signed an agreement with the National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) paving the way for the listing of bonds and new debt instruments at the exchange.
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Cinnober to aid JSE in multi-asset clearing technology development
By IB Staff Writer
The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) has selected Cinnober as its partner for the development of a new multi-asset clearing technology platform.
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Euronext signs agreement on UTP implementation with four MENA exchanges
By IB Staff Writer
Euronext, a wholly owned subsidiary of IntercontinentalExchange Group (ICE), announced that it has successfully signed agreements with four exchanges in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region for the implementation of its new UTP solution, UTP-Hybrid.
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Mashreq allows foreign ownership of up to 49%
By IB Staff Writer
Mashreq has announced to give foreign investors the opportunity to own up to 49% of its capital as it prepares for the incorporation of UAE stocks into the Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) Index in May.
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Bank of Beirut expands business supported by Misys
By IB Staff Writer
Misys, the global leader in financial services software, announced that Bank of Beirut, one of Lebanon's commercial banks, is expanding its business and has successfully gone live on Misys Sophis VALUE to enable the bank to address local market requirements and support its growth.
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ISX to replace trading platform with Nasdaq OMX's X-Stream technology
By IB Staff Writer
The Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) has reached an agreement with Nasdaq OMX Group to replace its current trading platform with OMX platform (Horizon), powered by X-stream technology.
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Societe Generale Securities Services boosts custody services in Ghana
By IB Staff Writer
Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) is gearing up to expand its custody services in Ghana, in a bid to build its securities services business in the sub-Saharan Africa nation.
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Nasdaq Dubai to launch Sukuk and bond trading platform
By IB Staff Writer
Middle East’s international financial exchange Nasdaq Dubai is gearing up to launch a platform for investors, to allow them to trade Islamic bonds, known as Sukuk and conventional bonds.
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BNY Mellon to offer US custody services for Bank Hapoalim
By IB Staff Writer
Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) has been selected by Bank Hapoalim and its institutional servicing subsidiary Poalim Sahar, to provide US custody services for the Israeli marketplace.
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Standard Bank selects Caplin web trading platform Trader 3
By IB Staff Writer
South Africa-based Standard Bank has chosen London-based Caplin Systems’ web trading platform, Trader 3, for its corporate and investment banking division.
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Arqaam Capital agrees to acquire El Rashad Securities Brokerage
By IB Staff Writer
Dubai based emerging market investment bank Arqaam Capital has agreed to purchase 100% of Egypt’s El Rashad Securities Brokerage for an undisclosed sum, in an effort to boost its presence in the region.
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ITG appoints SGSS as settlement agent bank in Egypt
By IB Staff Writer
US based execution and research broker ITG has appointed Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) to act as its settlement agent bank in Egypt.
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