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UIC Shafafiyah (Transparency) Investor's Forum 2013

UIC's 2013 Shafafiyah (Transparency) presentation was released on March 9th, 2013. It has a review of last year and financial guidance for this year to shareholders, partners, financial analysts and institutional investors.

Click here to download an English copy of UIC 2013 Investor presentation.

Frequently Asked Questions En1
  • 1. What are UIC’s investments based on ?
    • UIC invests in the downstream industries sector in Kuwait and in the GCC region. Its major investments include:

      Saudi Dairy and Foodstuff Company Al Qurain Petrochemical Industries Company Amaken United Real Estate Company  
  • 2. What is UIC strategy? Or, What are the key components of the UIC strategy?
    •   Strategically, have significant stakes in companies under its investment portfolio and to create value through participation in Board of Directors. Focus : Clearly define its strategic role, and focus on a limited set of geographies and investment opportunities Balance : Optimize earnings, cash flows and limit liquidity risk by balancing its investment portfolio between Public and Private equity Leverage : Leverage its capabilities, contacts, brand and presence at the board and build a network of partners  
  • 3. What role does the 'Annual Shahfafiyah Investor's Forum' play in UIC’s strategy?
    •   The Shahfafiyah (Transparency) Investor's Forum was launched in July 2005. The event creates a healthy two way dialogue between the company and its shareholders and members of the financial community. By allowing the management teams of UI to present their reviews and financial forecasts and the answer question about them, the forum is a regular opportunity for UIC to engage directly with its shareholders. It was an initiative to communicate extensively with the shareholders, and this forum provided the right platform for development of the management's thoughts in fostering transparency  
  • 4. If you have any questions regarding your investments, who you should call?
    • You have to contact us directly on the following number 22953000 to answer all your inquires

      Mr. Nabil F. Fayed, MBA Administrative Affairs Co-ordinator & corporate governance in the region.