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 Marina Square apartments Reem Island: Q1 2% rise. Studio - Dh65-68,000. 1BR - Dh75-95,000. 2BR - Dh110-145,000. 3BR - Dh170-190,000. Q1 2013-Q1 2014 no change. Sammy Dallal / The National

In pictures: Where Abu Dhabi rents have risen and fallen, Q1 2014

Find out how rental prices in the prime locations in Abu Dhabi have altered during the first three months of the year and the current rates you will pay according to data provided by Asteco.

 A Brabus Mercedes 6x6 Sports Utility Vehicle is readied for display during Auto China 2014 in Beijing, on April 20. Adrian Bradshaw / EPA

In pictures: Auto China 2014 exhibition

Leading automakers have gathered in Beijing for the kickoff of China’s biggest car show, but lacklustre growth and environmental restrictions in the world’s largest car market have thrown uncertainty into the mix. More than 1,100 vehicles are being showcased.

 The New York Stock Exchange. Rising interest rates will shift momentum away from bonds and back towards risk assets such as stocks. Richard Drew / AP Photo

Plan ahead for rising interest rates

It is now over five years since the majory central banks slashed interest rates to record low but that is all about to change. So, how will rising interest rates affect you?

 The Wind, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition takes place from April 14 to April 16. Above, the Dewa showroom during last year’s Wetex. Jaime Puebla / The National

April corporate and economic calendar for the UAE and overseas

From Cityscape to Wetex to stock-market holidays to nations reporting first-quarter GDP figures, here is our helpful calendar of April's business events in the UAE and internationally.

 The Greens, villas: Q1 no change. 3BR - Dh210-250,000. 4BR - Dh210-260,000. 5BR - Dh220-300,000. Q1 2013-Q1 2014 5% rise. Pawan Singh / The National

In pictures: Where Dubai rents have risen and fallen, Q1 2014

Find out how rental prices in the prime locations in Dubai have altered during the first three months of the year and the current rates you will pay according to data provided by Asteco.

 Get the latest information on credit cards, bank accounts and loan products in the UAE. Mark Lennihan / AP Photo

Rates report: Latest on UAE loans, accounts and credit cards

Souqamal.com brings you the latest interest rates on banking products in the UAE.

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Finance

ADCB sets sights on SME lending in Mubadala deal

April 20, 2014

The bank has bought a Dh450 million portfolio of loans made to SMEs - the deal coming a week after the UAE announced a new law designed to expand the sector.

Markets

NBAD enters market-making game

April 20, 2014

Dh30 million liquidity boost after National Bank of Abu Dhabi became the first licensed market maker in the country.

Finance

New name and growth focus for First Gulf Bank

April 20, 2014

First Gulf Bank unveils new corporate logo as it spreads its wings in Asia.

Finance

Manchester United-Emirates NBD savings account with interest rate linked to goals scored

April 20, 2014

The football related marketing strategy has helped banks win more customers, with Manchester United having nearly 1 million followers in the UAE.

Finance

If capitalism can’t save the world, what can?

April 18, 2014

If your are not a socialist in your 20s, you have no heart. If you are not a capitalist in your 30s, you have no brain. So a saying goes. But capitalism is not for everyone.

Personal Finance

Three of the best: It’s raining cash, thanks to generous loan offers

April 18, 2014

From loans in 24 hours to Sharia-compliant wills - here are three of the best new banking services on offer in the UAE.

Finance

Money and me: Be sensible, but don’t save it all

April 18, 2014

Business development manager Katie Overy has vowed never to work on a commission-only basis again as doing so made paying the bills a struggle.

Personal Finance

Five handy tips to bear in mind before investing in stocks

April 18, 2014

Five steps to keep in mind before you invest in stocks.

Finance

Plan ahead for rising interest rates

April 18, 2014

It is now over five years since the majory central banks slashed interest rates to record low but that is all about to change. So, how will rising interest rates affect you?

Economics

Abu Dhabi-owned Mubadala triples profit in 2013 to Dh1.5 billion

April 17, 2014

It represents a second consecutive annual profit for the company after it rebounded from a loss in 2011.