Incorporated in Jordan in 1998 with a paid-up capital of JD 15.4 million (US $21.7 million). In 2005, the capital was increased to JD17million (US $23.9million), then to JD29.5million (US$41.5million) in 2006. Jordan Investment Trust PLC- Jordinvest is the first Jordanian public shareholding company to offer its clients a variety of integrated investment banking services, in domestic, regional and international markets. In particular, services include debt and capital raising, corporate restructuring, financial advisory, and asset management activities.
The company's shareholders, provide an exceptional structure and network that enables the firm to meet the financial needs of its clients. Jordinvest is able to draw not only on its own capital, but also on the financial resources of a committed shareholder base, which places Jordinvest in a favorable position to play a major role in the development of the regional economies and capital markets by providing comprehensive advisory services, structuring and placement of innovative products, and conducting specialized economic, sectoral and equity research.
Headed by Ahmad Tantash, the company's Chairman and CEO, the management team includes competent and highly qualified investment bankers; capital market specialists, accountants, legal advisors and economists, who have gained valuable experience in investment banking operations at local, regional and international institutions.