SMEs: Key Drivers of Sustainable Growth in Saudi Arabia and the UAE

Sep 28, 2022
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of the economy. They represent 90 % of businesses and more than 50 % of employment worldwide. SMEs are at the top of the politi...

What are the Main Islamic Finance Contracts?

Aug 31, 2022
Islamic finance offers many alternatives to conventional finance products, aimed at Sharia-conscious investors and businesses.  These methods establish transactions in line with Is...

Islamic Finance: Overview of a Fast Growing Sector

Aug 23, 2022
Islamic finance is a growing part of the international financial system. Today, it is worth almost three trillion dollars globally, with an estimated annual growth rate of 10%-12% ...

Funding Souq and Sharjah Media City (SHAMS) Join forces to support the Small and Medium sized enterprise!

Jul 20, 2022
Funding Souq is thrilled to partner up with SHAMS and contribute to the prosperity of SMEs in the UAE. This partnership will allow Funding Souq to accelerate its support towardsmed...

Funding Souq raises $2.5M in seed funding

Mar 1, 2022
Saudi Arabia-based crowdfunding platform Funding Souq has closed a $2.5m seed round with contributions from an arsenal of angel investors including Amal Dokhan (Partner at 500 Glob...