QNB hosts 3rd Asset Management Forum

Posted on : Tue, 24 Nov 2015

Doha, 24 November 2015 – QNB, ‘The Leading Financial Institution in the Middle East and North Africa’, hosted the 3rd Asset Management Forum in Doha, at Al Sharq Village and Spa with corporate clients. The forum focused on providing financial corporate solutions and discussed relevant economic and financial topics.

The purpose of this forum was to enhance understanding of the investment climate and to discuss various global macroeconomic scenarios which affect the domestic and international markets. The topics discussed included the benefits of an Asset Manager in a volatile Market and diversifying asset class and geographic exposure of a corporate portfolio.

QNB Group, the leading fund manager in the country and one of the leading asset managers in the region, currently manages several discretionary investment accounts, financial portfolios and open ended funds on behalf of its clients. The bank has a specialized research team that actively tracks relevant economies and asset classes.

The bank manages various asset classes such as commodities, fixed income and equities across several regions including Qatar, GCC, frontier and emerging markets. The highly experienced asset management team has a proven track record and have secured many prestigious awards including the 2015 MENA Fund manager-“Best Equity Fund of the Year”, along with Global Investor magazine – ‘Asset Manager of the Year in Qatar 2015’.

QNB offers its customers management of investment accounts services which assists clients in structuring a customized portfolio relating to local and regional markets.

QNB Group’s presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies extends to more than 27 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of advanced products and services. The total number of employees is more than 15,000 operating through more than 635 locations, with an ATM network of more than 1,350 machines.