QInvest is Qatar’s leading financial services firm and, with operations across the Middle East, Africa and Europe, is one of the most prominent Islamic financing institutions in the world. QInvest has built world class investment and advisory capabilities, with the highest standards of governance and transparency underpinning its client-focused approach. The firm’s priority is to deliver high-value propositions, considered solutions and tangible results for its clients and shareholders. QInvest’s three business divisions are Investment Banking, Principal Investments and Asset Management. It has unrivalled expertise in structuring Islamic products and provides clients with Sharia’a compliant solutions quickly and competitively. The firm has offices in Doha, Riyadh and Istanbul, as well as affiliates in India and the UK. Its team of investment professionals is the largest in the MENA region and provides a blend of broad international experience, deep regional knowledge and unparalleled relationships in Qatar. This reach and range of skills uniquely positions the firm to facilitate the flow of business between Qatar, the region and global markets, making it a key institution in Qatar’s international investment plans.
QInvest was licensed by the Qatar Financial Centre Authority in April 2007 and is authorised by the Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority. QInvest’s shareholders include Qatar Islamic Bank and other institutional investors, as well as high-net-worth individuals. The firm has authorized capital of US$ 1 billion and paid up capital of US$ 750 million.
QIG was formed in 2006 from the joining together of multiple divisions. This enabled customer requirements to be met across a variety of industries and platforms.
Create value for shareholders:
QIG intends to create real financial value by ensuring that the return on everything it does exceeds the cost of its capital, as well as a commitment to continually grow the business in order to create sustainable value.
A respected corporate citizen:
QIG is working towards the good of tomorrow and is committed to its customers, suppliers, employees, the environment and the community at large.
A major player in the GCC region:
QIG aims to be the largest and most successful organization in the region. It also intends to build on this platform to become, on a global scale, the most significant international company in the Middle East.
The best people:
QIG intends to recruit the finest talent in each respective field and aims to ensure that careers are enjoyable, profitable and lengthy
A diversified group:
QIG operates within multiple industries in Qatar. The business model is also founded on further diversification into new sectors around the Gulf region.
Substantial revenue generation from new business:
Innovation is at the core of QIG’s growth engine. QIG actively pursues new opportunities which have the potential to rapidly transform into large sustainable businesses.
Qatar National Bank (QNB Group) was established in 1964 as the country’s first Qatari-owned commercial bank, has an ownership structure split between the Qatar Investment Authority (50%) and the private sector (50%).
QNB Group has steadily grown to be the largest bank in the Middle East and North Africa Region and is by far the leading financial institution in the country with a market share exceeding 45% of banking sector assets.
Bloomberg Markets, the leading provider of Business, Financial and Economic news has ranked QNB as the World’s Strongest Bank in its 2012 ranking. The 78 banks in Bloomberg’s ranking list included some of the largest and most renowned financial institutions in the world, with QNB being the only bank from the MENA Region.
For the first three months of 2014, the Group recorded net profit of QR2.4 billion (USD668 million), up by 13.7% compared to last year. Total assets increased by 20.6% from March 2013 to reach QR458 billion (USD125.9 billion), the highest ever achieved by the Group. .
QNB Group continued to witness robust international expansion, successfully completing the acquisition of a controlling stake of the second largest private bank in Egypt, QNB ALAHLI (QNB AA), previously known as NSGB), amounting to 97.12% during Q1, 2013. The Group has also extended its regional reach by acquiring stakes in various financial institutions including 35% stake in the Jordan-based, the Housing Bank for Trade and Finance (HBTF), 40% in Commercial Bank International (CBI) based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), 99.96% of QNB Tunisia, 51% in the Iraqi-based Mansour Bank, 49% of the Libyan based Bank of Commerce & Development and 20% stake in Al Jazeera Finance Company in Doha. QNB Group also retains 51% stake in QNB-Syria and a 70% stake in QNB Kesawan in Indonesia.
QNB Group opened a representative office in China and established a fully owned subsidiary in India under the name of “QNB India Private Limited”.
With the addition of the new subsidiary in India and the new office in China, the Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies increased to 26 countries providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of staff is more than 13,700 operating from 590 locations, with an ATM network of more than 1,250 machines.
The Group provides an array of investment banking services through its subsidiary, QNB Capital, to corporate, government and institutional clients within Qatar and globally. QNB Capital has one of the best corporate finance teams in the GCC region offering extensive transaction experience and in depth advisory – including mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt capital markets, and project financing advisory. The Group also offers brokerage services through its subsidiary, QNB Financial Services (QNB FS), the first independently regulated, licensed brokerage company launched by a bank in Qatar. QNB FS offers a multi-market, multi-currency trading platform with access to several markets.
QNB Group is among the highest rated regional banks from leading credit rating agencies including Standard & Poor’s (A+), Moody’s (Aa3), Fitch (A+), and Capital Intelligence (AA-). The Bank has also been the recipient of many awards from leading international specialised financial publications.
Based on the Group’s continuous strong performance and the expanding international presence, the bank is currently ranked as the most valuable brand in the MENA region, with a current world ranking of 101 in 2013.
QNB Group has an active community support program and sponsors various social, educational and sporting events.
Founded in 1999 One of the leading Shari’ah compliant investment banking firms Regulated by the Qatar Central Bank Currently capitalized at QR240 million The largest Qatari closed shareholding investment banking firm From 2009, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Barwa Bank.
TFI provides specialised services and innovative solutions through real estate investments, investment banking and asset managment business units.
Qatar Real Estate Investment Company, (Alaqaria), is a leading Qatari Private Joint Shareholding Company (PJSC) with a mission to identify and invest in long-term projects contributing to Qatar’s growth. The company was established in 1995.
Qatar Industrial Manufacturing Company (QIMC) was established in 1990 with 20%:80% government-private equity interests respectively. The establishment of QIMC was in fact a clear manifestation of the particular attention given by the State of Qatar to the issue of the private sector`s participation in the process of economic development of the country through investing in small and medium scale industries.
Currently, QIMC has equity interest in 14 operational projects in various industrial sectors including chemicals, petrochemicals, construction materials and food processing. QIMC is also currently investigating the economic feasibility of a number of other projects in collaboration with other local and foreign interested parties.
QIMC’s investment strategy is essentially driven by the fundamental principle of investing in economically viable industrial projects that ultilize locally/regionally available natural resources/intermediate products. QIMC also views its investment activity in the wider economic development context, and for that reason, it strives to maximize the macroeconomic benefits resulting from its investment activity to the national economy in terms of employment opportunities for the national labour force, transfer of modern technology and contribution to the country’s balance of trade.
QIMC welcomes the participation of all investors and technology know-how holders in joint ventures in viable small/medium sized projects.
Investment House is one of the fastest growing investment banks in the GCC. Investment House was incorporated in 2001 as a private shareholding company under complete supervision of Qatar Central Bank. The Company undertakes all investment activities that are permitted by Qatar Central Bank covering Investment Banking, Asset Management, Private Equity and Structured Finance.
The Company focuses on different economic sectors; including Financial Services, Real Estate and Construction, Manufacturing and the Services Sector.
Investment House geographically covers Qatar and other GCC countries, with an eye to expand its presence to include a number of promising markets. We strive to be the provider of value added financing & investment solutions.
The Land established its presence in Qatar in 2004 to help cater for the burgeoning population growth and dynamic Government investment activity.
The Land is a leading real estate developer offering the broadest range of residences in prime locations at The Pearl-Qatar. We provide high performing investment returns within vibrant communities by offering turnkey solutions that are delivered with care and attention to detail. Whether it is purchasing a property or living in it, we offer our clients everyday conveniences to create enduring residential investments and communities.
Masraf Al Rayan is committed to stewarding, protecting and growing the assets of its customers and shareholders. We recognise that your potential is our potential and that your risks are ours.
For our family of employees, our aim is to create a stimulating and rewarding environment, with ongoing opportunities for growth and development.
We will continually harness resources for the good of local and regional development, and we will seek to build bridges between the region and the world.
In all that we do, our aim is to set the standard of performance and service within Islamic banking... and beyond.
Qatar Investment & Projects Development Holding Co., W.L.L. is a holding company, which through its subsidiaries focuses on real estate, construction, oil and gas, trading and services, and financial sectors. The company's subsidiaries include Tornado Company, Qipco Residential Compound, MIDMAC Contracting Co., W.L.L., Mannai Corporation, and Investment House. Its partners include Siemens, General Motors, Cisco, and Transfield. Qatar Investment & Projects Development Holding Co., W.L.L. was founded in 1999 and is based in Doha, Qatar.
DAR Investment & Development L.L.C is a leading Property Developer. Established in the year 2004, since then it started its operations to contribute in supporting the real estate market of Qatar; by launching many projects such as; the Lagoona Plaza Twin Towers and The Palm Twin Towers.
The R&D department of DAR is working very hard to produce new and state-of-art projects to the market for all type of customers; Citizens, Expatriates and International Investors. On the other hand, the commercial department is working on producing financing solutions with the Islamic and conventional financing institution in Qatar to reach all type of customers’ financial tools.
As a conclusion, with DAR you will have the best return on your investment.
Welcome to Dlala Brokerage and Investment Holding Company, one of the leading brokerage and investment houses in Qatar. We are an experienced team of investment professionals who aspire to gain the trust of our valued clients by offering the most prudent investment and brokerage services. We are committed to safeguarding and expanding the investments of our clients by utilising all our resources, extending an exceptional array of products and services and maximizing the derived benefits. Today, we are proud to state that thousands of investors continue to trust us with their most valuable investments.
The soul of the Al Jaidah Brothers corporate brand has been expressed down the ages through an exceptional set of qualities: consistency, professionalism, broad-mindedness and credibility. Add to these factors such as helping in the construction of national resources and the expertise of the five managers and you get a marque that is unique.
The seed behind Al Jaidah Brothers was sown in 2004 by the five Al Jaidah brothers who recognized an opportunity to create and market franchises and retail opportunities that were found to be lacking in the Qatari market.
The Group's focus is to create a single, strong entity that will benefit all the companies under their brand. In lockstep with this objective are the traditional values that have sustained and nourished the Jaidah brand.
First Qatar was founded in 2005 and has been expanding steadily since then. Our past projects and the lengthy experience of our team make us one of the most professional companies in the industry. First Qatar's expertise is continuously enhanced through further training and the diverse fields of interest of our staff. At the beginning of 2011 First Qatar unveiled US$ 750 M worth of investment projects. This combination of staff experience and vision for new developments, coupled with our drive for success constantly pushes us to develop further. Our annual growth and the consistent rise in return on investment speak for themselves.
First Qatar at a Glance:
Ownership: Kuwaiti shareholding company (closed)
Paid-up capital: US$ 182 million.
Sector, Industry: Real Estate, Investors and Developers
Principal Activities: Real estate activities including purchase, development, management and organisation, sale and rent of buildings
First Qatar is expected to generate an IRR of 15%.
Qatar and Abu Dhabi Investment Company Q.S.C., or QADIC, is an investment firm established as a 50:50 joint venture between Qatar Holding LLC and International Petroleum Investment Company of Abu Dhabi. Qatar Holding and IPIC have each agreed to initially contribute up to US$1 billion to QADIC.
QADIC has a mandate to invest globally with the objective of delivering long-term, risk-adjusted returns to its shareholders.
Alfardan Group has achieved extraordinary corporate success and set high benchmarks for Qatar’s business community. Built around traditional family values and an uncompromising commitment to integrity, premium service and social responsibility, the Group is renowned for delivering luxury products and services while providing the best possible experience for its customers across a wide range of industries.
Alfardan Group has established itself as one of the leading family-owned conglomerates in the region. A business enterprise built around traditional family values and an uncompromising commitment to integrity, premium service and social responsibility, Alfardan Group has created new benchmarks of excellence within its diverse portfolio which has grown to include ventures in jewellery, exchange, property development, automotive, hospitality, marine and investment.
International Financial Securities is a private Qatari company that aims to provide secure and technologically advanced methods of trading to its clients. Those facilities enables clients to trade faster, more secure & private. Having this strategy in our in minds, with this online portal we begin.
Qatar Investment Company is Qatar’s leading financial services firm and, with operations across the Middle East, Africa and Europe, is one of the most prominent Islamic financing institutions in the world. QInvest has built world class investment and advisory capabilities, with the highest standards of governance and transparency underpinning its client-focused approach. The firm’s priority is to deliver high-value propositions, considered solutions and tangible results for its clients and shareholders.
We are private-owned and responsible for some off Qatar's hydrocarbon interests throughout the world. As part of the global energy industry, we also supply countries with its vital oil and gas needs by investing in new exploring, producing, refining, transporting and marketing oil companies. We invests direct mostly in established Petroleum Corporation and Oil Companies in Qatar and also established a Business Angle Network. We are using 40% of our online investor resources and 60% of our own capital.
We offer 3 short time investment plans suitable for investors worldwide with a principal security fund. Qatar Investment Investment introduces this unique blend financial and investment products and serves via specialist work teams of high-caliber professionals in the various disciplines. These work teams are organized under departments of which the work is coordinated achieve best operating results for the Company’s shareholders and customers.
SUR International Investment Company Ltd., which was founded by Sudanese Ministry of Defense and Turkish businessmen in 2003, made its first investment by establishing SUR Military Clothing Factory in 2004. This factory, established for meeting the uniform needs of Sudanese Armed Forces, was operational for uniform production until 2012 with the production capacity of 600.000 sets of uniform per year.
Within the scope of the works started after the decision was made on establishing the fabric factory in 2012, Qatari Armed Forces joined the partnership on 30th June 2013. With the help of financial resources provided by the new partner, we had the joy of completing our investments thanks to the hard work of Board of Directors and Board of Executives for the installation of high-tech facilities and modern machinery.
SUR International Investment Co.Ltd. is rapidly growing to become the world’s first and only integrated military textile company, in order to produce all textile products of the military and police forces in Africa besides Middle East countries. In addition, SUR International Investment Co.Ltd. will continue investing into textile business.