MUSCAT, 3 January 2012 – BankMuscat Brokerage Department has won the Best Broker in Oman award by Global Investor. The award acknowledged the department's strong reputation for offering sound advice to domestic and foreign clients as well as expertise in equity research offered to a wide network of investors.
The division, which services a geographically diverse base of emerging market institutional investors, has consistently won accolades for promoting trading on Muscat Securities Market (MSM) and is reckoned the broker of first choice among foreign institutions investing in Oman. The team is committed to providing customers with exclusive value-added services as part of the one-stop financial services package offered by the Investment Banking division.
Abdullah Al Hinai, AGM – Investment Banking, said: “BankMuscat enjoys proven expertise in stock broking services. The Bank's performance has been lauded by the global banking community for several years and we are delighted to receive yet another endorsement from Global Investor. A keen perception of customer requirements enables the Bank to remain focused on developing products and services in line with the current and emerging needs."
BankMuscatdirect, a state-of-the-art online system, facilitates trading of shares listed on Muscat Securities Market (MSM). It incorporates the latest technological advances to guarantee flawless security and unmatched convenience.
Turning the spotlight on prospective investment opportunities in the Arab Gulf region, BankMuscat organises an annual international investor conference to broaden the financial community's awareness of public companies in the region. The conference is a high point in the calendar of investment and financial community.