Last 0.34 AED
Change Today +0.004 / 1.21%
Volume 120.9M
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gulf finance house ec (GFH) Snapshot

Open
0.33
Previous Close
0.33
Day High
0.34
Day Low
0.33
52 Week High
01/21/14 - 0.90
52 Week Low
12/17/14 - 0.25
Market Cap
1.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
158.8M
EPS TTM
0.01
Shares Outstanding
4.7B
EX-Date
02/28/13
P/E TM
23.6x
Dividend
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Dividend Yield
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gulf finance house ec (GFH) Details

Gulf Finance House BSC operates as an Islamic wholesale investment bank primarily in the Kingdom of Bahrain. It operates through two segments, Development Infrastructure and Banking. The Development Infrastructure segment originates and manages economic infrastructure projects; and invests in real estate and related assets. The Banking segment focuses on private equity activities, such as the acquisition of interests in unlisted or listed businesses; and commercial banking activities that focuses on establishing new banks in MENA region, as well as exploring external partnerships or acquisitions. This segment also focuses on investment banking activities, including provision of asset backed and equity capital market services; Islamic financial advisory services; and mid-sized mergers and acquisition transactions. The company also provides venture capital and asset management services. Gulf Finance House BSC was founded in 1999 and is based in Manama, the Kingdom of Bahrain.

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gulf finance house ec (GFH) Key Developments

GFH Mulls Acquisitions

Gulf Finance House BSC (LSE:GFH) plans to acquire established regional companies to build a broader wealth management platform, rather than offer new business lines, Hisham al-Rayes, Chief Executive Officer of GFH, said though he did not identify any targets. The first acquisition is planned in the next three to 12 months, he added.

Gulf Finance House In Talks To Acquire Two Asset Management Firms

Gulf Finance House BSC (LSE:GFH) is in discussions to acquire two asset management firms for a total of up to $500 million and plans to increase debt to finance the deals, Chief Executive Officer, Hisham al-Rayes said. He stated that GFH plans to acquire established regional companies to build a broader wealth management platform, rather than offer new business lines. The first acquisition is planned in the next three to 12 months, he added. He said: "They will be focused entities in mutual funds and asset management with their own set of clients and funds. Currently we are talking to two entities and the transactions would be in the range of $150 million to $250 million per transaction." He added GFH planned to issue fresh debt in order to finance the deals, with a preference for using sukuk over syndicated loans.

Gulf Finance House To Increase Stake In KCB

Gulf Finance House BSC (LSE:GFH) to increase stake from 52% to 54% in Khaleeji Commercial Bank BSC (BAX:KHCB), its chairman, Ahmed al-Mutawa was quoted as saying by a television channel CNBC Arabiya

 

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