Saudi Arabia Banking Sector: Biggest Beneficiary of the Economic Boom

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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Banking Sector
Biggest beneficiary of the economic boom...
September 2006

Global Investment House KSCC
Sector Research Souk Al-Safat Bldg., 2nd Floor P Box 28807 Safat .O. 13149 Kuwait Tel: (965) 240 0551 Fax: (965) 240 0661 Email: research@global.com.kw http://www.globalinv.net Global Investment House stock market indices can be accessed from the Bloomberg page GLOH and from Reuters Page GLOB

Omar M. El-Quqa, CFA
Executive Vice President omar@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext.104

Shailesh Dash, CFA
Head of Research shaileshdash@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext.196

Faisal Hasan, CFA
Senior Financial Analyst fhasan@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext.304

Chandresh Bhatt
Senior Financial Analyst cbhatt@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext 270

Amit Tripathy
Senior Financial Analyst amitt@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext.269

Mihir J. Marfatia
Financial Analyst mihir@global.com.kw Phone No:(965) 2400551 Ext.421

Table of Contents

Investment Summary ................................................................................... Saudi Economy ............................................................................................. Saudi Banking Sector .................................................................................. Peer Group Comparison ............................................................................. Saudi Banking Sector Outlook .................................................................. Valuation & Recommendation ..................................................................

1 3 6 15 23 25

Player Profiles Al Rajhi Bank ............................................................................................ Arab National Bank ................................................................................... Banque Saudi Fransi

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