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Sedco to distribute Islamic funds via private banks

Sedco to distribute Islamic funds via private banks

Saudi investment firm Sedco Capital plans to register its Islamic funds in Switzerland and distribute them through tie-ups with global private Banks. This is part of efforts to diversify its client base outside Saudi Arabia. Sedco Capital has incorpora…

Sharia funds offer responsible investing

Sharia funds offer responsible investing

The markets for Islamic banking, insurance and sukuk bonds have all seen solid growth in recent years, but the sharia-compliant fund industry remains tiny. According to Hasan Al Jabri, chief executive of Saudi Arabia’s Sedco Capital, the growth of sharia-compliant investment has been stunted by a reputation for a lack of diversity, poor performance and high fees. Since May 2012, Sedco Capital has been building what is believed to be the largest sharia-compliant fund platform in Luxembourg. Its five vehicles hold $900m of assets. Sedco is currently launching two more vehicles. Mr Al Jabri emphasized that their investments are responsible, help creating value for the economy and jobs.

Value, growth and jobs: Islamic finance shines

Value, growth and jobs: Islamic finance shines

Together with some of the leading global managers, SEDCO Capital has worked on the development of sophisticated Shariah-compliant investments. Due to low leverage they often are even more rewarding than conventional investments. Through Islamic finance…

Islamic finance moves into the spotlight

Islamic finance moves into the spotlight

According to Hasan S. AlJabri – CEO of SEDCO Capital – banks in Saudi Arabia have success in Shariah-compliant financing and arouse attention and excitement around the world. Together with some of the leading global managers SEDCO has been working on …

Sedco Capital plans investor forum

Sedco Capital plans investor forum

Sedco Capital is launching its first annual investor forum for asset allocation. The title of the event is “Alternative Approaches to Asset Allocation — Strategic, Tactical and Dynamic.” Its purpose is to underline the dynamic process of establishing…

SEDCO Holding Launches Wealth Management Firm

SEDCO Holding Launches Wealth Management Firm

SEDCO Capital was officially launched in Jeddah as a new wealth management company that centeres on high net worth individuals, institutional investors, and family offices.
SEDCO Holding will be heavily involved in the investment opportunities that SED…