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

CMA appoints KAMCO to Manage the IPO of Boursa Kuwait

Jul 29, 2019

The Second and final phase of the privatization process of Boursa Kuwait   All eligible Kuwaiti nationals registered with the Public Authority for Civil Information (“PACI”) on the first day of the subscription period will have the opportunity to invest in Boursa Kuwait by subscribing to the initial public offering   KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that it has been appointed by the Capital Markets Authority – Kuwait …

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KAMCO announces first half financial results for 2019

      KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced its financial results for the period ended on June 30th, 2019. The Company recorded a net profit of KD 1,110,320 for the first half of 2019, an increase of 163% in comparison to KD 421,407 during the same period in 2018.  Earnings-per-share (EPS) for the period were 4.68 fils, compared to 1.77 fils in 2018. EBITDA for the period was …

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KAMCO acts as Issuance Advisor and Subscription Agent for KIPCO’s capital increase

Jul 28, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, acted as the Issuance Advisor and Subscription Agent for Kuwait Projects Company (Holding) K.S.C.P.’s (“KIPCO”) recently completed capital increase offering. The offering was well received and oversubscribed by existing shareholders, with a total of 529.89 million shares subscribed, whereas total shares offered were 452.75 million, resulting in an oversubscription of 1.17 times. At an offer price of 210 fils per issue share, the total …

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CMA grants KAMCO and Global approval on draft merger contract

Jul 21, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”) and Global Investment House (“Global”), two leading companies in asset management, investment banking and brokerage, announced that they have received the Capital Markets Authority’s (“CMA”) approval on the draft merger contract pertaining to the merger by amalgamation in which KAMCO will be the merging company and Global the merged company. Once successfully concluded, the merger will well position the combined entity to become one of the largest investment companies in the region in terms of assets …

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CI affirms KAMCO’s ‘BBB’ credit rating with a ‘stable’ outlook

Jun 11, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that Capital Intelligence Ratings (“CI”) has affirmed the Company’s long-term credit rating at ‘BBB’ and short-term at ‘A3’ with a stable outlook in a recently released report. CI’s report highlighted KAMCO’s substantial assets under management, growing investment banking business and recent acquisition of a majority stake in Global Investment House (“Global”). KAMCO’s AUM reached USD13.8 billion as of 31 March 2019, including the …

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Kuwait Education Fund achieves 56% returns on investments

Jun 10, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that Kuwait Education Fund (under liquidation) (“KEF”), a private equity fund aimed at supporting  and developing education in the private and public sectors in Kuwait, has recorded a Return on Investment (ROI) of 56% since the Fund’s inception on April 11, 2007 until it was fully liquidated on 25 November 2018. KAMCO, in its capacity as the fund liquidator, reported that in addition …

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KAMCO announces first quarter financial results for 2019

May 13, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced its consolidated financial results today for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019. The Company reported an increase of 470% in profit attributable to equity holders to KD577,669 from KD101,260 for the same period in 2018. KAMCO also recorded an increase in its revenues by 253% from KD2.09 million in 2018 to KD7.37 million in 2019 during the first quarter. Earnings per share …

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KAMCO sponsors AUK’s 15th Annual Career Fair

Apr 24, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, participated in the American University of Kuwait’s (AUK) 15th Annual Career Fair as a gold sponsor. KAMCO regularly participates in the annual event hosted by AUK that serves as an additional platform for students to network and seek employment opportunities with a variety of local companies. At the event, KAMCO representatives from the Human Resources Department greeted students and alumni who were seeking career …

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KAMCO acquires HP Plaza class-AA office campus in Houston, Texas

Apr 23, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced that it has purchased HP Plaza in CityPlace at Springwoods Village in partnership with Northridge Capital, a Washington D.C. based real estate asset management firm. The acquisition will generate a net cash yield of 7.50% per annum across the target holding period. The state-of-the-art, Class-AA office campus is located in a newly-developed urban center in north Houston, Texas which is also home to …

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KAMCO holds AGM for 2018 and Shafafiyh Investors Forum 2019

Apr 22, 2019

Al-Suwaidi: “We are realizing our vision and mission and targeting new heights, with a strategic mindset to consolidate the gains of the milestones achieved and further strengthen KAMCO’s position to operate at an international scale.” Sarkhou: “In 2018, our focus was on strengthening the foundation for the road ahead through capitalizing on opportunities that are both strategic and financially prudent.”     KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment company with one of the largest AUMs in the region, held its …

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