Smartkarma partners with UAE-based ArcLinks to spearhead market expansion in the GCC region, led by seasoned financial services professionals, including Radhika Jain, Charudutta Joshi and Piyush Munot.
SINGAPORE, 31 July 2023: Smartkarma, the owner and operator of the leading independent investment research network, is pleased to announce its partnership with UAE-headquartered ArcLinks, to drive market expansion into the Gulf Cooperation Council (“GCC”) region.
The collaboration with ArcLinks marks a significant step forward in Smartkarma’s expansion plans, as it seeks to tap into this thriving market and offer its innovative investment research solutions to a broader audience. The partnership will see ArcLinks actively participating in business development initiatives across the rapidly growing ecosystem of institutional investors, private wealth intermediaries and corporates in the region.
ArcLinks’s primary focus will revolve around driving new sales, forging business relationships, and supporting account management to ensure a seamless customer experience for Smartkarma’s clients in the GCC region. Additionally, ArcLinks will lend its expertise to augment marketing efforts, ensuring a comprehensive and well-rounded approach to market penetration.
“We are thrilled to join hands with ArcLinks to expand our presence in the GCC region. Together, we wish to serve the growing ecosystem of capital market participants ranging from buyside asset managers to sell side investment banks and private wealth players in the region” said Raghav Kapoor, CEO and co-founder at Smartkarma.
“Access to top-quality research is the need of the hour for the ever-growing investor community in the GCC region, whether they are institutional investors, HNW Individuals or family offices. We are thrilled to partner with Smartkarma and offer their fantastic solutions to the investors here.” said Radhika Jain, ArcLinks’s lead.
Smartkarma is the independent investment research network that provides differentiated, independent analysis on companies, markets, and industries across the world. Smartkarma’s online platform empowers asset managers and private accredited investors who want to access market-moving, differentiated intelligence; corporates who need to maximise their outreach; and analysts who wish to reach global investors with their written reports and bespoke services. In 2021, Smartkarma received the Knowledge Enterprise Award at the Singapore FinTech Festival Global FinTech Awards. Smartkarma is backed by notable investors such as Sequoia Capital, SGX, Wavemaker Partners, Jungle Ventures, and Enterprise Singapore. Learn more at smartkarma.com
ArcLinks is a leading UAE-based consultancy firm specializing in financial services and market expansion strategies. With a dedicated team of professionals, ArcLinks provides valuable expertise and personalized solutions to help businesses thrive in the region’s dynamic market, while assisting investors to reach their financial goals through access to well-curated investment opportunities.