OUR SOCIETY

Corporate Responsibility related to diversity, sustainability and corporate leadership is a cornerstone of our business strategy, culture and day-to-day operations.

In addition to business-related activities, KAMCO constantly undertakes socially persuasive events that focus on fostering future generations, promoting education, health and harmonizing with the natural environment. We commit ourselves to patronage acts, conveying our interest in creating communal and ecological value, improvement of relations with stakeholders by fostering growth, enterprise value and strengthening reputation.

 

 

WE MAINLY FOCUS ON

MAJOR CSR ACTIVITIES

Global Management Challenge Kuwait

Global Management Challenge Kuwait

Job Shadow 2017

Job Shadow 2017

Maker Fair

Maker Fair

Hunting and Equestrian

Hunting and Equestrian

Head and Neck awareness campaign in collaboration with CAN

Head and Neck awareness campaign in collaboration with CAN

Middle Management Workshop

Middle Management Workshop

PRESS RELEASES

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KAMCO appoints Alvarez & Marsal Middle East Limited as integration advisor for acquisition of Global

Jun 19, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment with one of the largest AUMs in the region, appointed the Middle East office of renowned global professional services firm, Alvarez & Marsal, as the integration advisor for the acquisition of a majority stake in Global Investment House (“Global”). KAMCO assigned Alvarez & Marsal Middle East Limited (“A&M”) this critical role in the acquisition process given the firm’s strong track record and global exposure in successfully concluding complex transactions. A&M will provide KAMCO …

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KAMCO organizes annual blood drive

May 22, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, organized its annual blood drive reflecting its humanitarian duty and social responsibility towards society titled “Be a superhero and donate blood”. In collaboration with the Kuwait Central Blood Bank, enthusiastic employees and other participants donated to the cause. The slogan for KAMCO’s blood donation campaign this year focused on the idea that not all superheroes have superpowers, by donating blood you too can be …

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KAMCO announces first quarter financial results for 2018

May 15, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced its financial results today for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The Company reported revenues of KD 2,088,108 in comparison to KD 2,291,618 for the same period in 2017. However, fee income reached KD 1,628,614, an increase of 9.3% from KD 1,490,009 achieved during the same period in 2017. Net profit attributable to the equity holders of the Company for the period …

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KAMCO sponsors the first East Chain Open Hub Conference in Kuwait

May 10, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, was a gold sponsor of the first East Chain Open Hub (“ECOH”) blockchain conference in Kuwait. In addition to sponsoring the conference, KAMCO participated in one of the several panel discussions that discussed some of the opportunities and impacts of blockchain technology on the financial and banking sectors. The two-day conference organized by East Chain Co. at Al Shaheed Park’s auditorium featured a …

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KAMCO signs SPA with NCH Ventures to acquire 70% of Global

May 08, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, signed a Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) with NCH Ventures S.P.C (“NCH”), a Bahrain domiciled entity representing the interests of more than 50 financial institutions, to acquire 396,426,434 shares amounting to a 69.528% stake in Global Investment House (“Global”), after due diligence and requisite formalities are completed and agreed upon by both parties on all terms related to the acquisition. KAMCO announced that …

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KAMCO acts as Joint Lead Manager and Bookrunner for DAMAC’s USD 400mn sukuk issuance

May 01, 2018

  KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, acted as one of the Joint Lead Managers (“JLMs”) and bookrunners for Dubai real estate developer DAMAC Properties’ (“DAMAC”) USD 400 million 5 year sukuk issuance with a 6.625% yield. In addition to KAMCO, Barclays, Dubai Islamic Bank, Emirates NBD Capital and HSBC acted as JLMs in the Islamic sukuk issuance. The transaction was well received by international and regional investors with orders …

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KAMCO acts as Sole Manager & Arranger for URC KD 60 million bond issuance

Apr 22, 2018

United Real Estate Company (URC) issued a KD 60 million bond with a five-year tenure, with KAMCO Investment Company (KAMCO) acting as the Sole Manager and Arranger for the debt securities issuance. The bond is comprised of two tranches: KD 32.15 million fixed interest bonds with an interest rate of 5.75%, paid quarterly in installments; and KD 27.85 million floating interest bonds with an interest rate set at the discount rate declared by the Central Bank of Kuwait plus 2.50% …

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KAMCO sponsors AUK’s 14th Annual Career Fair

Apr 17, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, sponsored the American University of Kuwait’s (“AUK”) 14th Annual Career Fair. KAMCO actively participates in events that support and educate the youth while providing them with guidance as they pursue their future careers. KAMCO staff members standing at the Firm’s booth presented AUK students and alumni with the opportunity to learn more about the Firm’s services, internship opportunities and possible positions offered. In addition …

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KAMCO holds Annual General Meeting for 2017 and Annual Shafafiyah Investors Forum 2018

Mar 25, 2018

  Review of fiscal year 2017 performance Cash dividends sustained at 5%; 5 fils per share   KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Chairman’s Club in KIPCO Tower. The meeting provided shareholders with direct information on the Company’s performance, and gave attendees the opportunity to take part in discussion with the executive management and vote on the resolutions submitted for approval by …

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KAMCO sponsors the 3rd Kuwait Debt Capital Markets Conference

Mar 12, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, in partnership with The Gulf Bond and Sukuk Association (GBSA) and Dentons, held its third Kuwait Debt Capital Markets Conference at The Chairman’s Club in Kuwait. The invitation-only event gathered over 100 local and international market leaders as well as senior government officials. Faisal Sarkhou, Chief Executive Officer, KAMCO Investment Company delivered the keynote address in which he stated, “As one of the leading debt capital market book runners in the region, we are proud to partner …

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