The state-run Trade Bank of Iraq plans to set up a $500 million private-equity fund to invest in projects in the country, and will next month look to identify a global player to act as the fund's general partner, according to a report from Reuters. Hussein Al-Uzri, president and chairman of the bank, said it […]
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The Largest Private Equity MENA Deal of the Year to Close in Iraq
By GavinJones on 20th May 2010 in Investment
MerchantBridge, a direct investment and private equity company focused on Middle East investments, has now invested and managed in excess of US$1.5 billion in debt and equity in Iraq.
Tags: Debt, Investment, private equity, privatisation