Saturday 31, December 2011 by Robin AmlĂ´t

Outlook Stable for GCC/Middle East Banks; risks remain, says Fitch

Fitch Ratings says the outlook for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)/Middle East banks is generally stable for 2012. Almost all the region's banks' Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) are on Stable Outlook, as a result of the probability of sovereign support.

Features & Analyses

Islamic Finance Ensuring financial inclusion

The Global Islamic Economy Summit, set for the 5-6 October, will heavily stress the importance of financial inclusion to the future… read more