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BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 74 countries, with more than 192,000 employees. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its two main fields of activity: Retail Banking & Services (RBS) and Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB). The Group helps all its clients to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg. BNP Paribas CIB enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.
Barclays is a transatlantic consumer and wholesale bank with global reach, offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.
With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 85,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.home.barclays .
Established in 1817, BMO Financial Group is a highly diversified financial services provider. With total assets of C$710 billion as of October 31, 2017 and over 45,000 employees, BMO provides a broad range of retail banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.
Our representative office in Abu Dhabi opened in 2012. Housing representatives from BMO Capital Markets and BMO Global Asset Management teams, we can now serve the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa more fully.
Columbia Threadneedle Investments is a leading global asset manager. We know investors want strong and repeatable risk-adjusted returns and we aim to deliver this through an active and consistent investment approach that is team-based, risk-aware and performance-driven.Better insights
Our talented investment teams around the world work together to generate richer insights on global, regional and local investment landscapes.Better decisions
The ability to exchange and debate investment ideas in a collaborative environment enriches our teams' investment processes and results in better informed decisions for our clients.Better outcomes
With a broad range of investment strategies and solutions we are committed to first class client service and investment excellence.
GI Aviation is the first private aviation business in the Gulf region that makes flying privately more affordable while ensuring the level of exclusivity expected on a private aircraft.
GI Aviation enables business owners, executives and individuals to fly when they want, where they want, in half the time it takes traditional corporate travellers - across the Gulf region.
With its fleet of state-of-the-art Swiss crafted executive Pilatus PC-12 airplanes and refined BMW designed executive cabin, GI Aviation understands all the benefits of private charter the client appreciates, including saving time, added convenience, point-to-point journeys, crew discretion, and security.
For more information, please visit www.gi-aviation.com.
J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $21.2 trillion of assets under custody and $381.5 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.
For more than 30 years, Murex has been providing enterprise-wide, cross-asset financial technology solutions to capital markets players. Its cross-function platform, MX.3, supports trading, treasury, risk and post-trade operations, enabling clients to better meet regulatory requirements, manage enterprise-wide risk, and control IT costs. With more than 45,000 daily users in 65 countries, Murex has clients in many sectors, from banking and asset management to energy and commodities.
Murex is an independent company with over 2,000 employees across 17 countries. Murex is committed to providing cutting-edge technology, superior customer service, and unique product innovation.
Principal Global Investors leads global asset management at Principal®. As a multi-boutique firm, we bring a focused perspective and offer expertise across a host of asset classes: fixed income, equities, real estate, asset allocation, target-date and target-risk, currency, stable value, and other structured investment strategies.
At our core, we’re driven by our purpose to help investors and businesses achieve their financial goals. We deliver investment solutions for public and private pension funds, foundations, and endowments, central banks, insurance companies, sub-advisory arrangements, sovereign wealth funds, and individual portfolios.
Today, we manage $US453.5 billion of assets on behalf of a broad range of investors from over 80 countries.
At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.
S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.
Natixis is the international corporate and investment banking, asset management, insurance and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE, the 2nd-largest banking group in France with 31.2 million clients spread over two retail banking networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne.
With more than 17,000 employees, Natixis has a number of areas of expertise that are organized into four main business lines: Asset & Wealth Management, Corporate & Investment Banking, Insurance and Specialized Financial Services.
A global player, Natixis has its own client base of companies, financial institutions and institutional investors as well as the client base of individuals, professionals and small and medium-size businesses of Groupe BPCE’s banking networks.
Figures as at September 30, 2017
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) was established on 1 January 1984. With its strong customer base, diversified business structure, excellent innovation capabilities and market competitiveness, ICBC has become the largest listed bank in the world by total assets, providing comprehensive financial services in 45 countries and regions. Currently, ICBC ranks 1st place in the lists of The Banker's Top 1000 World Banks, Forbes' Global 2000 and Fortune's Global 500 Sub-list of Commercial Banks. ICBC has become the leading Chinese bank in the GCC region since 2008, and has the widest network coverage along the "Belt and Road".
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg: a universal bank with a regional focus
LBBW has total assets of around EUR 244 billion (as at 31 December 2016) and a staff of 10,840 within the Group.
LBBW's business model is based on five pillars: corporate customers, private customers, savings banks, real estate financing and capital markets products, including those aimed at institutional customers.
LBBW Group offers the full array of business services expected from a medium sized universal bank across Germany and supports the customers within their international activities. Branches and representative offices around the world provide their country expertise, market knowledge and finance solutions.
Mubadala is a pioneering global investor, deploying capital with integrity and ingenuity to accelerate economic growth for the long-term benefit of Abu Dhabi. As Abu Dhabi's leading strategic investment company, Mubadala is active in 13 sectors and more than 30 countries around the world, creating lasting value for our shareholder, the Government of Abu Dhabi.
Our work includes the development of global industrial champions in sectors such as aerospace, ICT, semiconductors, metals & mining and renewable energy, utilities, and the management of diverse financial holdings. We build on legacy expertise in oil and gas to invest across the hydrocarbon spectrum, and enhance the UAE's growth potential through investments in healthcare, real estate and defense services. Our investment approach prioritizes partnership with best-in-class organizations and a commitment to the highest standards of governance.
ADNOC is one of the world's largest energy companies. We produce about 3 million barrels of oil and 10.5 billion cubic feet of raw gas a day. Our upstream, downstream and gas activities are carried out by 14 specialist subsidiary and joint venture companies, with interests that range from exploration, drilling, production, marine services, storage, refining and distribution, to the development of a wide-range of petrochemical products.
For over 45 years, we have played an integral role in the UAE's economic development. We are the principle catalyst of growth in the UAE, and our work has had a positive and lasting impact on the quality of millions of lives. Since 1971, we have created thousands of jobs, driven the growth of a diverse knowledge-based economy, and played a key role in the UAE's global emergence.
New investment and partnership opportunities are ensuring ADNOC will continue to compete and lead in the evolving energy market. Innovative investment strategies as well as the careful and prudent choice of alternative sources of financing will enable us to explore an expanded range of compelling growth opportunities, while at the same time being smarter with the management and deployment of capital.
Abu Dhabi Global Market ("ADGM"), an international financial centre located in the capital city of the United Arab Emirates, opened for business on 21 October 2015. Established by UAE Federal Decree, ADGM augments Abu Dhabi's position as a global business and financial hub, connecting the Middle East, Africa and South Asia and the rest of the world.
Comprising three independent authorities: ADGM Courts, the Financial Services Regulatory Authority and the Registration Authority, ADGM governs the Al Maryah Island as the designated financial free zone, enabling financial entities and firms to success within an international regulatory framework based on Common Law.
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company’s strength – delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately – is at the core of the Bloomberg Terminal. Bloomberg’s enterprise solutions build on the company’s core strength: leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. For more information, visit www.bloomberg.com
Abu Dhabi Aviation is the largest commercial helicopter operator in the Middle East, operating 59 helicopters and four fixed-wing DHC-8 aircraft since inception in 2003, ADA has exceeded 1,000,000 flight hours in helicopters and 55,000 hours in fixed wing aircraft.
The company employs over 1000 personnel, with the bulk of the company's business activity in support of the Offshore Oil, Fire Fighting support in Europe, Emergency medical Services (HEMS), Seismic, Engineering and construction industries. Other business activities include survey, photography and charter.
Please visit Abu Dhabi Aviation website for more info: www.abudhabiaviation.com
Based in Abu Dhabi, Sky News Arabia is a multi-platform, video-rich, Arabic-language news organization that is a joint venture between Abu Dhabi Media Investment Corp (ADMIC) and Sky PLC- the UK's leading pay television provider.
With a mission to deliver fast and accurate news reports with journalistic integrity, SNA emphasizes a culture of creativity, innovation, and cutting-edge technology.
SNA provides regional and international news coverage to over 50 million households, and operates a network of 30+ newsgathering bureaus across the MENA region- in addition to offices in London and Washington DC.