• IdealRatings to provide suite of ESG data, expanding State Street’s ESG Solutions, ESGX® Offering

    June 6, 2019

    Boston – San Francisco, June 2019 IdealRatings, Inc. today announced a new collaboration with State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT),...

  • Nasdaq Dubai and IdealRatings launch benchmark indices to track performance of Sukuk

    October 10, 2016

      Comprehensive data helps investors make informed decisions Market transparency will support growth of Sukuk sector Launch reflects Dubai’s...

  • The European corporate sector has a huge demand for the long-term funding. As of the rising regulatory capital requirements by the financial institutions, there is a good opportunity here for Sukuk to act as another alternative of funding source.

    Long-term funding via Sukuk has proved to be quite successful in recent years. The dollar Sukuk market has tens of issuances with maturities up to 10 and 20 years, many of which fund the financial institutions’ Basel 3 capital requirements. Further, Sukuk have also become a sound funding option for sovereign deficits or project finance worldwide, with various structures and nature of underlying assets.

    Kareem Maher

  • Emirates NBD Securities partners with IdealRatings to provide additional market data to clients

    December 27, 2015

    DUBAI, 27th December 2015 – Emirates NBD Securities, the brokerage arm of Emirates NBD, today signed a contract with a...