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Rick Pudner - Chairman Beehive

Arabian Business interviews our Chairman, Rick Pudner

Jan 03, 2015
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Sitting down with Rick Pudner almost a year after Arabian Business broke the news he was resigning as group CEO of Emirates NBD, there are two things you instantly notice about his appearance. His snow white locks could well be a by-product of leading Dubai’s largest bank through the region’s biggest financial crisis, the fallout from the Dubai World debt

Welcome to Beehive

Welcome to the Beehive blog

Dec 28, 2014
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Welcome to the new Beehive blog where we will post up the latest developments and news from Beehive and the peer-to-peer lending industry as well as market trends, best practice and expert advice from our team and guest bloggers. In the coming months we will be using this space to introduce you to Beehive and familiarise you with the concept

WSJ: New U.A.E. Peer-to-Peer Lender Aims at Small-Business Funding Gap

Nov 05, 2014
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Peer-to-peer lending has been around for roughly a decade, sprouting in the U.K. and quickly catching on in the U.S., but it hadn’t existed in the Middle East until the launch this week of Beehive, a new business that aims at securing financing for small businesses in the United Arab Emirates. The peer-to-peer lending concept is simple. It cuts out