The bank has already been involved in a number of high profile investments, including acting with a group of Middle East investors on the acquisition of an 80 per cent stake the Shard of Glass Tower in London (MEED 18:1:08).

It was also part of the investor group which formed First Energy Bank, with Gulf Finance House (MEED 19:2:08).

QInvest made a profit of $67m in its first 11 months, on revenue of $102m. Annualised return on capital was 14.6 per cent.