established expertise
Rasmala is a Leading Regional Investment Banking Group with offices in the UAE,Oman and Egypt.
Asset Management

Rasmala specializes in the professional money MENA and other global markets in both Conventional and Shariah Compliant strategies offering equities, fixed income, money markets and other alternative investment solutions. We have a dedicated team of portfolio managers and research analysts based across the region.

Investment Banking

EIIB-Rasmala advises clients on capital raising transactions, including sukuk, private and public placements, Islamic debt financing, and structured products. EIIB-Rasmala’s approach has been carefully tailored to meet the requirements of its institutional client base of government entities, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, family offices, corporates, insurance companies, banks, and other financial institutions located in the MENA, GCC and Europe.

Real Estate

Rasmala has recently launched its Real Estate investment and advisory service, building on its established asset management and investment banking businesses. This new asset class will focus on identifying and positioning high-quality income generating opportunities in the US, Western Europe and the Middle East.

EIIB-Rasmala Announces First Closing of Rasmala Leasing Fund 2
August 31, 2015
EIIB-Rasmala, a leading asset management and financing group, announced the first closing of its Rasmala Leasing Fund 2 (‘the Fund’), with a target of US$125 million in capital commitments.
Al Bayan – Arabic - EIIB-Rasmala Group
April 29, 2015
Al Bayan – Arabic - EIIB-Rasmala Group.
The National - Dubai stocks edge up
April 28, 2015
Stocks in Dubai inched closer to the key 4,200 barrier yesterday, buoyed by gains from Dubai Investments and Deyaar Development.
The National - Saudi stocks decline sharply as rebels in Yemen advance
March 25, 2015
Saudi Arabian stocks fell sharply on Wednesday, amid deepening fears that the country may be sucked into the conflict in neighbouring Yemen.
Al Bayan – Arabic - Rasmala Investment Bank
March 25, 2015
Al Bayan – Arabic - Rasmala Investment Bank
Zawya - National Bank of Fujairah issues 500mln dirham tier 1 capital
March 24, 2015
National Bank of Fujairah has issued 500 mln dirham worth of tier 1 capital, it said in a statement to the stock exchange, the latest Gulf bank to replenish its reserves after a period of strong lending growth.
National Bank of Fujairah issues second tranche of perpetual Tier 1 Capital of AED 500 million
March 24, 2015
The transaction was oversubscribed by investors ranging from insurance companies to government entities and was executed in partnership with Rasmala Investment Bank Ltd.
Falling oil prices weigh down UAE bourses - Muhammad Shabbir quoted
March 15, 2015
“Whenever there’s a sell-off on the oil market UAE markets tend to get affected the most,” said Muhammad Shabbir, the head of equity funds and portfolios at Rasmala Investment Bank in Dubai.
Al Mal News - Arabic - Ahmed Abou El Saad Interview
March 13, 2015
Al Mal News - Arabic - Ahmed Abou El Saad Interview
Rasmala Egypt Asset Management: Emerging evaluation
March 04, 2015
Ahmed Abou El-Saad, Chairman of Rasmala Egypt Asset Management, says that fundamental analysis is essential to navigate risk in emerging markets.
Rasmala Investment Bank
February 25, 2015
Funds increasingly bullish on Saudi Arabian equities – survey.
Ahmed Abou EL Saad quoted
February 25, 2015
Egypt’s Renewed Political Stability Sparks Growth Opportunity.
EIIB - Alliance News
February 25, 2015
European Islamic Investment Bank Appoints Temporary Finance Director.
Doug Bitcon quoted in Bloomberg (syndicated by CPI Financial)
February 18, 2015
UAE bank bonds dominate Gulf as companies absent.
Doug Bitcon quoted in Reuters (syndicated by Al Arabiya and Economic Times)
February 15, 2015
Dubai World gets creditor nod for $14.6 bln debt deal.
Harris Irfan quoted
February 11, 2015
U.K. Schools Follow the Money to $3.4 Trillion.
Rasmala Asset Management Egypt
February 10, 2015
Postal Authority contracts with 6 companies to manage stock market portfolios.
Doug Bitcon quoted in Bloomberg
February 9, 2015
Saudi Arabia’s Credit Rating Outlook Cut to Negative at S&P.
Doug Bitcon quoted in Al Jazeera
February 9, 2015
Are Dubai’s debt storm clouds gathering again?
EIIB-Rasmala CEO Letter
February 4, 2015
At Rasmala we develop innovative asset management and financing solutions to meet our clients’ investment requirements.
Eric Swats quoted in Gulf News
February 1, 2015
Rasmala plans its second equipment leasing fund.
Muhammad Shabbir quoted in Gulf News
February 1, 2015
Investors urged to scale down expectations from UAE equities.
Marwan Haddad interview on CNBC Arabia
January 27, 2015
Market Track: The banking & investment sectors pressure the UAE market.
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