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 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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KAMCO hosts Generation 8 of Protégés

Jul 09, 2018

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, hosted the Generation 8 Protégés, as part of the Kuwait Projects Company’s (“KIPCO”) strategic partnership with the youth mentorship program, at the American University of Kuwait’s (“AUK”) auditorium. The workshop, titled “KAMCO Day”, is part of KAMCO’s ongoing corporate social responsibility initiatives, in collaboration with KIPCO Group companies, that focus on educating and empowering the youth to become tomorrow’s leaders. The workshop kicked off …

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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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