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

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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KAMCO 2018 net profit reaches KD2.56 million

Mar 20, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced its consolidated financial results for the year ended December 31, 2018. KAMCO reported a net profit attributable to the equity holders of KD2.56 million, which is an increase of 124% from KD1.14 million in 2017. Earnings per share increased to 10.77 fils compared to 4.80 fils in 2017. EBITDA for the period was KD5.19 million versus KD2.78 million in 2017, an increase …

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KAMCO wins “Best Debt Bank in the Middle East – 2019”

Mar 18, 2019

KAMCO Investment Company, a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, won the “Best Debt Bank in the Middle East – 2019” prestigious title from the renowned Global Finance Magazine. Throughout the past year, KAMCO completed 9 investment banking transactions that amounted to over USD1.8 billion, achieving a track record of 131 successful transactions worth around USD20.4 billion, in addition to advisory services for local and regional clients. KAMCO was honored with the “Best Debt …

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KAMCO successfully concludes role in Boursa privatization process

Mar 05, 2019

  KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”), a leading investment firm with one of the largest AUMs in the region, announced the successful completion of its advisory role in the bidding process organized by the Capital Markets Authority (“CMA”) of Kuwait for an equity stake in Boursa Kuwait. In February 2018, the consortium led by Tri-International Consulting Group (“TICG”), KAMCO and Oliver Wyman was appointed by the CMA, along with ASAR – Al Ruwayeh & Partners and Al-Hossam Legal – Al-Turqi & …

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KAMCO and Global take the first steps to conclude the largest merger in Kuwait’s investment sector

Mar 04, 2019

  Al-Suwaidi: Our goal is to become the preferred regional asset management and investment banking firm. This merger is another milestone in our journey to achieve such a goal Sarkhou: Combining the best of both firms will create the largest asset management and investment banking firm in Kuwait and one of the top firms in the MENA region   KAMCO Investment Company (“KAMCO”) and Global Investment House (“Global”), two leading firms in the asset management and investment banking industry, announced …

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