Qatar Insurance Company (QIC) has been ranked by Asset Magazine as one of the top Investment Houses (Insurance Category) in Asian G3 bonds (issued by Asian issuers in USD, EUR and JPY) across Asia, Middle East & North Africa (MENA) regions for 2022.
Epicure Investment Management (EIM), a wholly owned subsidiary of QIC, has been ranked as the ‘Top Asset Manager’ in the Middle East by The Asset Magazine for the year 2022. EIM is one of the largest regulated investment managers in Qatar managing over US$ 7 billion of investments across Equities, Fixed Income and Real Estate for its clients.
The ranking for top investment houses in Asian G3 bonds is based on votes received from the top-rated analysts, economists, strategists, salespeople and traders. A total of 400 different institutions were evaluated and shortlisted to produce the 2022 ranking. The Asian G3 Bond Benchmark Review has been conducted annually since 1999, providing a wealth of data on the product needs of institutional investors and the market penetration of institutions active in the Asian G3 bond market and Asian CDS space.
On the latest accomplishment, QIC Group CEO Salem Khalaf Al-Mannai stated, “We are honored to be ranked as the ‘Top Investment House’ in the Middle East for the sixth consecutive year. Investments are a cornerstone for the success of our business. The prestigious ranking serves as a testament to the resounding success of our business strategy built along a customer-centric and technologically progressive approach, ably backed by the investment strategy. Every recognition invigorates our quest for excellence as a market leader in the insurance and investment management space.”
Qatar Insurance Company (QIC) is a publicly listed composite insurer with a consistent performance history of over 50 years and a global underwriting footprint. Founded in 1964, QIC was the first domestic insurance company in the State of Qatar. Today, QIC is the market leader in Qatar and a dominant insurer in the GCC and MENA regions. QIC is one of the highest rated insurers in the Gulf region with a rating of A/Stable from Standard & Poor’s and A (Excellent) from A.M. Best. QIC is also the first & best digital insurance company in Qatar and the largest insurance company in the MENA region by gross written premium, profitability and total assets. It is listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange and has a market capitalization in excess of QAR 7.8 billion.
QIC owns Epicure Investment Management LLC (EIM), a Qatar Financial Centre based Investment Management entity, which manages over US$7bn of investment assets across Equities, Fixed Income and Real Estate for its clients.