Emirates NBD today completed its successful involvement as an exhibitor in SIBOS (Swift International Banking Operations Seminar) 2013. This annual global banking networking exhibition and conference for financial institutions was organised for the first time in Dubai, running from September 16th to 19th, 2013, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. SIBOS 2013 brought together influential leaders from over 200 financial institutions, multinational corporations and technology partners from around the world to collaborate and explore business opportunities. This event attracted over 7,000 participants and provided a platform to showcase banking products that facilitate payments, securities, cash management and trade, in addition to discussing trends and the future of the global financial services industry. At the event, Emirates NBD showcased its strong position within the international banking community, highlighting global network and international capabilities as a key pillar of its growth strategy. Dubai was chosen as the venue for SIBOS because of its expanding financial sector and prominent knowledge-based economy. With the UAE\'s economy experiencing accelerated growth, the event reinforced Dubai\'s ranking among the leading global financial centres, and provided a great networking opportunity for the financial services community in the city.