Al Ashrafiyah's business stratergy is to identity niche investment opportunities that have the potential to yield steady and attractive returns in the medium as well as long term.
The GCC banking sector played a crucial role in helping regional economies cope with the fall-out of the global financial crisis, giving the world a glimpse of the solid foundations on which it is structured. GCC banks continue to be well capitalised across the board, with capital adequacy ratios well above minimum standards and leverage ratios showing up favourably in International comparisons.
Al Ashrafiyah has a fair mix of investments in the sector in both well-established banks as well as investment groups that inlcude the following:
- Ithmaar Bank
- Al Salam Bank
- Global Investments House Qatar
- Reef Bank