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

KAMCO named “Wealth Manager of the Year” by Global Investor

Nov 26, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that it was named “Wealth Manager of the Year” by the renowned Global Investor Group at the 2018 MENA awards ceremony. KAMCO’s Wealth Management Team received the award for their consistent and comprehensive understanding of clients’ expectations, as well as providing the best strategic guidance and quality investment advice, which in return has assisted the Firm in building and retaining long-lasting relationships. Global …

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KAMCO announces financial results for the first nine months ended on 30 September 2018

Nov 13, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced its financial results for the first nine months ended September 30, 2018. The Company recorded a net profit of KD1.05 million, an increase of 6% over the prior year’s KD997 thousand for the same period. Earnings-per-share (EPS) reported for the period were 4.45 fils up from 4.20 fils in 2017. Revenue for the period was KD8.6 million, up by 12% from KD7.7 million …

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KAMCO joins GBSA Gulf Debt Capital Market Summit as platinum sponsor

Nov 11, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, joined the Gulf Bond and Sukuk Association (GBSA) Gulf Debt Capital Market Summit held in Dubai, UAE as a platinum sponsor. Senior representatives from KAMCO participated in the exclusive, invite-only event as guest speakers and participated in the panel discussions. The Gulf Debt Capital Market Summit gathered numerous industry experts, investors, market regulators and government officials to debate and discuss various topics related to …

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KAMCO and Global host job-shadow in collaboration with INJAZ-Kuwait

Nov 07, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company and Global Investment House hosted their first joint CSR initiative in collaboration with INJAZ-Kuwait. The job-shadow event consisted of lectures, activities and a certificate distribution ceremony for the attending students. Economics class students from the Australian College of Kuwait were invited to the job-shadow event that took place at Global Tower’s auditorium, during which experts from KAMCO and Global representing different departments explained the responsibilities tied to their positions within the company. The purpose of the on-site …

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KAMCO acts as issuance advisor and subscription agent for Burgan Bank’s capital increase

Oct 22, 2018

  KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, acted as the sole issuance advisor and subscription agent for Burgan Bank’s recently completed capital increase. The successful transaction was well received and oversubscribed by existing shareholders, with a total of 249,278,253 shares subscribed, whereas total shares offered were 240,581,530, indicating a subscription of 103.6%. The value of subscribed shares reached KD 64.81 million, whereas total value of offered shares was at KD …

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KAMCO Research: GCC: A Decade since the Global Financial Crisis- October 2018

Oct 09, 2018

10 years from the Global Financial Crisis (GFC), the global economy has recovered, as nominal GDP is slated to grow at a CAGR of 3.2% from USD 63.72 trillion in 2008 to USD 87.51 trillion in 2018. Emerging Markets have contributed more than 64% of the increase over the period, as per our analysis of IMF data. Post the stock market crash of 2008, global stock markets erased losses and almost doubled over the next 10 years, as the market …

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KAMCO successfully completes purchase of major stake in Global

Sep 23, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that it has completed the previously announced purchase of 396,426,434 shares in Global Investment House (“Global”), equivalent to a 69.528% stake, from NCH Ventures S.P.C (“NCH”), a Bahrain domiciled entity representing the interests of more than 50 financial institutions. KAMCO has successfully concluded the purchase after receiving all required approvals from the CMA Kuwait and other appropriate regulatory authorities. This purchase of …

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KAMCO announces first half financial results for 2018

Aug 06, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, announces its financial results for the period ended on June 30th, 2018. The Company recorded a net profit of KD 421,407 for the first half of 2018, an increase of 12% in comparison to KD 375,364 during the same period in 2017.  Earnings-per-share (EPS) for the period is 1.77 fils, compared to 1.58 fils in 2017. Fee income reached KD 3.8 million, an increase of 18% from KD 3.2 million achieved in the first half of 2017. …

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KAMCO issues KD 40 million bond and acts as Joint Lead Manager and Arranger with Gulf Bank

Jul 29, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, issued a KD 40 million, five-year tenure bond, with KAMCO and Gulf Bank as Joint Lead Managers and Arrangers for the debt securities issuance. The transaction was well received by investors, and the success of the placement was witnessed by a strong oversubscription which was covered in a period of 3 days, the shortest subscription period for a KD denominated bond ever. The decision …

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KAMCO continues to invest in the future generations through exclusive internship programs

Jul 18, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, continues to offer its exclusive internship programs to college students and recent graduates. Interns participating in the program will gain practical experience in a collaborative and positive work environment, as part of KAMCO’s local youth empowerment and development initiative. KAMCO’s internship program offers exceptional training methods combined with on-job work experience in different fields related to investments. Interns enrolled in the program will learn …

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