Lending and investment operations split in Kuwait


New regulations following the introduction of the new Capital Markets Authority in Kuwait mean investment companies need to apply for new licences if they conduct both lending and investment functions.

In an effort to eliminate regulatory overlap between the central bank and the newly formed Capital Markets Authority, investment firms will need separate licences from the different authorities to operate their lending and investment businesses.

The change is the next step in the country's plan to

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.centralbanking.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here: