What’s Next For Kuwaiti Banks?

SPECIAL REPORT   By Andrew Cunningham   Kuwaiti banks are in good health. Capital levels are high, nonperforming loans low and declining, and liquidity remains strong.   The IMF’s latest Article IV report on Kuwait, concluded at the end of November, found ...

World’s Safest Commercial Banks 2013

PRIVATE-SECTOR SUPERSTARS   By Andrew Cunningham   Banks from Australia, Canada and Singapore dominate the list of the Top 10 Safest Commercial Banks.   State-owned banks and those that enjoy some form of sponsorship from government or regional organizations have always occupied the ...

Salon: Robert Annibale, Citi

STRADDLING TWO WORLDS By Udayan Gupta Robert Annibale, global director of Citi Microfinance & Community Development, sat down with Global Finance to discuss the increasing importance of microfinance in banking’s global expansion. Microfinancing and microfinance institutions (MFIs) are seen as ...