DUBAI, UAE, June 28, 2012 /CNW/ - First Capital of Switzerland
Investment Bank (FCSIB) has been recognized as the "Best Investment
Bank in the UAE" for 2012 by critically acclaimed magazine World
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World Finance's esteemed panel, with input from its readers, determined
the winners based on a series of criteria that are based on strategies,
ideas and innovations signifying achievements and best practices in a
particular field. These awards are the only industry honors based on
First Capital of Switzerland (FCS) Group CEO Abdulrahman Al Ansari said:
"The last few years have been difficult for the financial industry and
investment banking sector in particular. This award comes as a genuine
byline for our continued endeavors to be a market leader in setting the
pace for a positive shift in the financial industry in the Middle East.
This award reestablishes our pledge to our valued clients and
stakeholders to provide optimal, customized solutions to place them in
the best possible position within the market."
FCSIB is a boutique investment bank located in the Dubai International
Financial Centre (DIFC) and authorized and regulated by the Dubai
Financial Services Authority (DFSA). Having started its journey during
the demanding times of an economic slump, FCSIB has come a long way to
achieving a strong investment banking presence in MENA (Middle East and
North Africa) region, as well as in Asia, China and Latin America with
an aggregate transaction pipeline of over USD2.1billion.
FCS plans to continue its success story by focusing on evolving markets
and establishing key associations with partners across the globe to
increase its worldwide presence. Ethical investments through the
establishment of a Healthcare Fund and a Natural Resources &
Commodities Fund are the key focus areas for FCS for the year
The team behind FCSIB combines years of international and regional
experience across sectors. The team members have wide-ranging expertise
in developing, shaping and executing financial transactions globally
with a strong focus on the Middle East, Africa and emerging markets.
With focus on existing and ongoing strategic partnerships with global
players in the Asian and European market, FCSIB plans to continually
evolve and develop strategic associations within the banking and
finance domain to establish its presence further.
SOURCE First Capital of Switzerland Investment Bank (FCS)
For further information:
please visit: http://www.fcswiss.com/