Abu Dhabi’s The National Investor (TNI) named Arig No. 1 among all companies listed in the GCC based on its BASIC score methodology, which rates trading behavior, liquidity, transparency and corporate communications. Its report states that “ARIG comes through as a proactive and transparent firm. It has one of the best annual reports we have come across in the region, which makes it a natural, regional disclosure champion.”
BASIC stands for Behavioural Assessment Score for Investors and Corporations. The scoring system was developed in cooperation between The National Investor, Abu Dhabi, the Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance, Dubai, and Mudara Institute of Directors, Dubai.