Posted on March 05, 2018

QNB Financial Services (QNBFS), a fully owned subsidiary company of QNB Group, has received the Best Broker in Qatar 2017award from EMEA Finance magazine at the recently held EMEA Finance Middle East Banking Awards ceremony.

The award salutes achievements of the region’s retail and investment banks as well as their asset management and brokerage operations that are pushing the industry forward with new and innovative products and services. This award is another testimony of QNBFS’s leading position in brokerage and trading in the region and it highlights the customers’ constant confidence driven by a dedicated pursuit of excellence and innovation in its product development and service offerings through developing a state-of-the-art technology and thanks to a dedicated and proactive team

Established in 2010 as part of the QNB Group, QNBFS is the first independently regulated, licensed brokerage company launched by a bank in Qatar. It offers a range of financial services to domestic and foreign institutional investors, mutual funds, and retail and corporate clients. The company launched its brokerage activities in May 2011 providing both individual and institutional clients access to stocks listed on Qatar Stock Exchange. It also provides access to stock trading on Regional, European and U.S. markets. Moreover, QNBFS offers world-class research and analysis enabling customers to make sound investment decisions.

QNBFS became the first brokerage firm in Qatar to receive the latest international standard for the management of information security, ISO 27001:2013, stressing its commitment to providing innovative solutions to maintain security and integrity of its customers’ data. EMEA Finance, a comprehensive source of information for the financial industry in the EMEA region, is the only periodical dedicated to report financial events and developments. QNB Group is present, through its subsidiaries and associate companies, in more than 31 countries across three continents providing a comprehensive range of products and services. QNB Group staff exceeds 28,200 operating through 1,230 locations and 4,300 ATMs.