Since the 1970s, Dubai has seen the rise of financial institutions that have helped foster its growth and make it one of the region’s top financial centres, located at the nexus of trade between Europe, Asia and Africa. Some of the most prominent banks and financial institutions in the region are part of ICD’s rich portfolio.

They include the bank with the largest asset base in the UAE, Emirates NBD; the world’s first Islamic bank, Dubai Islamic Bank; the holding company for Dubai’s two stock exchanges that also owns a significant stake in Nasdaq Dubai, Borse Dubai; and the world’s first Sharia-compliant savings scheme, National Bonds.

Finance & Investments
SECTOR STATISTICS

3
11

MAJOR HOLDINGS

33.4%
Of ICD's Portfolio
EMIRATES NBD

EMIRATES NBD

EMIRATES NBD

September 19, 2016

DUBAI ISLAMIC BANK

DUBAI ISLAMIC BANK

DUBAI ISLAMIC BANK

September 19, 2016

COMMERCIAL BANK OF DUBAI

COMMERCIAL BANK OF DUBAI

COMMERCIAL BANK OF DUBAI

September 19, 2016

BORSE DUBAI

BORSE DUBAI

BORSE DUBAI

September 19, 2016

NATIONAL BONDS

NATIONAL BONDS

NATIONAL BONDS

September 19, 2016

NOOR BANK

NOOR BANK

NOOR BANK

September 19, 2016

UNION NATIONAL BANK

UNION NATIONAL BANK

UNION NATIONAL BANK

September 19, 2016

DUBAI INVESTMENTS

DUBAI INVESTMENTS

DUBAI INVESTMENTS

September 19, 2016

EMIRATES INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

EMIRATES INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT

HSBC MIDDLE EAST FINANCE COMPANY

HSBC MIDDLE EAST FINANCE COMPANY

GALADARI BROTHERS GROUP

GALADARI BROTHERS GROUP

GALADARI BROTHERS GROUP

September 19, 2016

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Finance & Investment

Since the 1970s, Dubai has seen the rise of financial institutions that have helped foster its growth and make it one of the region's top financial centres, located at the nexus of trade between Europe, Asia and Africa. Some of the most prominent banks and financial institutions in the region are part of ICD's rich portfolio.

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Transportation

Building up its transportation industry has served Dubai well in positioning itself as a critical gateway to Asia, America, Europe, Africa, and beyond, moving goods and people across the world.

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Energy & Industrial

For the past three decades, Dubai's core economic strategy has been diversification and the emirate has succeeded in building dominance in numerous sectors, including the energy and industrial sector.

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Real Estate & Construction

Through world-class companies like Emaar, and freezones including DAFZA and the DWTC, Dubai is now home to some of the world's most iconic structures, the fastest growing free zones and has become a regional leader in business tourism.

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Hospitality & Leisure

As one of the world's most popular tourist destinations, thanks in part to unique resorts like Atlantis the Palm, hospitality and leisure are one of Dubai's most important sectors. ICD's investment in the hospitality sector taps Dubai's plan to be a tourism, social, and cultural hub, attracting visitors from around the world.

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Retail & Other Holdings

Dubai is the retail destination in the region, making this sector fundamental to the emirate's growth. Its award-winning offerings are not limited to malls and lifestyle destinations but include key entities such as Dubai Duty Free Establishment.

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