HSBC Saudi Arabia hosts investor forum

Updated 04 March 2018
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HSBC Saudi Arabia hosts investor forum

The annual HSBC Saudi Arabia investor forum was recently held in Riyadh. The forum aims to introduce foreign investors to listed companies in the Saudi Stock Exchange, by inviting more than a 100 investors that represent large global investment companies to attend meetings with 35 listed Saudi companies from various sectors of the Saudi financial market, such as banking, petrochemical industries, telecommunications, cement industries, the food industry and real estate.
The chief executive officer and board member of HSBC Saudi Arabia, Majed Najm, said: “The aim of this annual forum is to encourage foreign investors to invest in the Saudi stock market, by organizing meetings especially for them with the management teams of listed companies and introducing them to the global standards of the Saudi financial market, which covers the governance of companies and the transparency of the market, so that it will be a positive incentive to attract major investors to the Saudi financial market.”


Bank Aljazira launches Noor Innovation Program

Updated 10 December 2018
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Bank Aljazira launches Noor Innovation Program

Bank Aljazira has launched the “Bank Aljazira Noor Innovation Program” under the umbrella of the Fintech Saudi initiative.

The program, aligned with Saudi Vision 2030, was launched on Wednesday at the Jeddah Hilton hotel. 

It aims to foster the financial technology system in the Kingdom in order to make the country a leading center of financial technology that embraces a thriving and liable system and covers banks, investors, companies, universities and state institutions, thereby contributing to the fostering of financial inclusiveness and increase of digital financial business.

The launch ceremony was attended by executives from Bank Aljazira and Fintech Saudi, public and private sector officials and experts and specialists in the financial technology field.

“The launch of this financial technology challenge by Bank Aljazira aims to foster the bank’s position as a leader in digital banking services field in the Kingdom. 

“It also reflects the bank’s responsibility to the community,,” a press release said.