Sunday, May 20, 2018

Investments

Hedge Funds Post August Decline As Political Tension Rise

Risks rise over Emerging Markets, Syria, Fed stimulus extraction; Mixed performance in Event Driven, Relative Value Arbitrage as HFRI posts 2nd decline for 2013 Hedge funds...

DIB launches three-year Islamic Certificate with 90% capital return after five...

Product offers investors exposure to commodity markets while benefiting from diversification across investment strategies Certificate distributed by DIB and issued by Al Mi’yar Capital S.A $25,000...

The Gulf Islamic Fund of Gulf Investment Corporation ranked first...

The Gulf Islamic Fund, a Shariaa Compliant investment vehicle of Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC), ranked first among Shariaa compliant funds investing in...

Asian Hedge Funds top Equity Markets again in 2011

Asian hedge funds outperformed volatile regional equity markets in 2011, marking the second consecutive year of such outperformance, according to data released today by HFR

Investors alert: Facebook IPO next week

Facebook IPO could provide a huge boost to investment banks sorely in need of a hot stock to excite international investors.

Emaar Properties Launches $500M 5.5-Yr Sukuk; 8.5% Pft Rate

Emaar Properties launches a benchmark dollar-denominated bond as part its $2 billion Islamic bond program. Benchmark bonds are typically at least $500 million in size. Market...

Shockonomics for asset allocators: Global Asset Allocation

A recent report from BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research highlights latest investment trends and concerns. To "risk-on" or to "risk-off"? Despite a large number of unexpected...

Dubai 3rd Investment Destination Worldwide; 2nd in Economic Potential among 62...

Dubai’s FDI strategy wins top billing in global ranking of investment locations fDi Magazine also rates Dubai third investment destination overall and second in Economic...

How Much Are You Worth?

Are you uninsured or insured? Well, in both cases you better think about it more seriously. Your life may depend on just a piece...

Major Financial Entities Remain Bullish on Gold

Morgan Stanley, UBS and BofA see higher gold prices later in 2013 Over the past few months, the economic environment influenced gold prices in...

Main sea freight index up on increased demand for large vessels

Rosier times ahead of shipping stocks The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry commodities, rose for a third straight...

Dubai to launch sovereign bond of up to $1.5 billion

Dubai has mandated four banks for a sovereign bond issue of up to $1.5 billion. The bond may be launched  this week, two sources...

Dubai a safe haven for high-net worth GCC families investments

As a first-class tourism destination, and a world-leading financial services center, Dubai is seen as a safe haven for individuals from the rest of...

Repositioning Private Capital: Money Movements Around The Globe

More than a tenth of the world’s ultra high net worth wealth is managed by Swiss banks and it is estimated at approximately CHF3...

Government of Sharjah Issues Debut 10-year Sukuk

The Government of Sharjah has today announced the issuance of its debut transaction in the Debt Capital Markets, a US$ 750 million 10-year Sukuk...

One More Bank Cuts Gold Price Forecast

On Wednesday, Societe Generale revised on the downside its 2013 gold price forecast and respectively silver among precious metals. Among the base metals, the...

Emirates plans dual listing on Dubai and London Stock Exchanges

 Dubai might list rather sooner than later some of its top performing state-owned companies on the local stock market, in parallel to listings on...

Growth and Profitability Fears after Oil Price Spike

Following the recent oil price spike, investors fear for corporate profitability and global growth, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Survey of Fund Managers...

Sharpen Skills with a Crash Course in Commodities Investing

If commodities investing and trading is new for you or you simply want to expand your knowledge in the trading area, you can now...

Hedge Funds conclude strong Q1

Gains across Equity, Event & Arbitrage strategies offset Macro declines in March; HFRI Fund Weighted Composite concludes best 1Q since 2006 Hedge funds performance was essentially unchanged...

Overweight or underweight in equities?

A global recovery is going to occur, so you might want to be marginally overweight in equities

Dubai Investments Raises Foreign Ownership Cap to 49%

Dubai Investments PJSC , the leading, diversified investments company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has raised foreign ownership limit in the company from...

Global Investors Now Bullish on Europe, Inflation and Gold

Global investors are significantly more positive on the outlook for Europe after the European Central Bank’s announcement of quantitative easing to reflate the region’s...

Abu Dhabi to launch agency for foreign investments

Mohamed Omar Abdullah, under secretary of Abu Dhabi's department of economic development said that the emirate plans to set up a dedicated investment agency...