Markaz sponsored the CFA 2010 Charter Award Ceremony which was held on the 18th of January at Gulf University for Science & Technology “GUST”.
On this occasion, Mariam Al-Suwailem, Assistant Manager – Media and Communications at Markaz said “We congratulate all the new CFA charter holders, and encourage other portfolio managers, investment advisors, educators and other financial professionals to join this association which promotes ethical and professional standards within the investment industry. It has been less than a year since the inauguration of CFA Kuwait and it continues to represent, educate, guide and inform the investment community. Two Markaz employees, Hussein Zeineddin- AVP of Structured Finance and Rajiv Bishnoi- AVP of Oil and Gas, received their diplomas in the ceremony.”
CFA has nearly 100,000 global members comprising 136 affiliated professional societies in 57 countries and territories.
Photo Caption: U.S. Ambassador Deborah K. Jones and Deena Al-Refai, Assistant Manager - Private Banking at Markaz.
Kuwait Financial Centre S.A.K 'Markaz', with total assets under management of over KD. 960 million as of September 30, 2009 was established in 1974, and has become one of the leading asset management and investment banking institutions in the Arabian Gulf Region. Markaz was listed on the Kuwait Stock Exchange (KSE) in 1997.