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 wins 9 outstanding awards during 2018

Feb 11, 2019

  KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, won 9 internationally recognized awards in various categories for its performance during 2018. The Firm has been recognized year after year for its outstanding performance in the investment sector, as well as its unique product offerings and custom-tailored services. KAMCO won the awards in the categories of Investment Banking, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Corporate Social Responsibility, Research and Investment Advisory. The Firm was …

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KAMCO Research: MENA could issue over USD 80 billion of debt in 2019, inflows to accelerate

Jan 28, 2019

JP Morgan EMBI inclusion (31 January) likely to attract more than USD 30 billion in inflows to GCC bonds   Local and hard currency issuance from MENA reached USD 145 billion in 2018   Fund managers see regional bonds as attractive compared to EM peers; financial sector subordinated papers prove popular   Economic reform and diversification, index inclusion and attractive risk premia can lead to higher portfolio allocation   MENA fixed income instruments provided a relative oasis of calm against …

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Regional and global asset managers will launch co-authored MENA Fixed Income white paper in January 2019

Dec 25, 2018

Emirates NBD Asset Management, KAMCO Investment Company and Fisch Asset Management will partner to co-author research examining key trends driving performance of MENA and emerging market Fixed Income instruments, reviewing 2018 and providing an outlook for 2019. The three asset management companies, who have combined Assets under Management (AuM) of more than USD 25 billion, have come together for a content partnership to publish their inaugural co-authored white paper, which will be available to investors and the media in January …

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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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