Posted on November 18, 2014

Qatar National Bank (QNB), “One of the World’s Strongest Banks”, has secured two prestigious recognitions at The Global Investor/ISF Middle East Summit Awards 2014 ceremony held recently in Dubai.

QNB Asset Management was the recipient of “Regional Asset Manager of the Year” Award, whilst QNB Financial Services (QNBFS), a subsidiary of The Group specializing in the provision of brokerage services, won “The Best Broker in Qatar” Award. The achievements continue QNB’s domination of these particular Award categories in recent years and the success is greatly valued by all concerned within the respective business lines. Commenting on the reasons behind QNB’s success, Alastair O’Dell, editor of Global Investor/ISF, said: “QNB Asset Management impressed the judging committee with its consistent outperformance and creation of new products.”

“QNB Financial Services was once again determined to be the strongest performing broker in Qatar.” The judging criteria underpinning The Global Investor/ISF Awards is competitive. The profitability, growth and client services performance of Asset Management servicing companies is assessed and analyzed by a distinguished editorial panel drawn from Global Investor/ISF Magazine in partnership with experts from around the region. Winners are then announced at its Annual Middle East Summit and Awards ceremony, an important event in the region’s Financial Services Industry Calendar. Global Investor/ISF Magazine is published by Euromoney Institutional Investor plc and connects the worlds of asset management, asset servicing and securities finance. It focuses on custody and fund administration and is highly regarded by the global asset management community.