28.08.2009 - Bahrain's Al Baraka sees Syrian affiliate IPO in Oct
From Reuters: Bahrain's Al Baraka Banking Group BARKA.BH will open the initial public offering of its Syrian affiliate in October and expects full-year profit to be similar to 2008, bank executives said. Speaking to Reuters late on Wednesday at its annual general meeting in Jeddah, chief executive Adnan Ahmed Yousif said Bahrain's largest Islamic bank by market value said net profit would be close to "what we have already disclosed in 2008"..............Full Article: Source