Investors Anticipating Monetary Policy Separation

BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager Survey Finds Investors Anticipating Monetary Policy Separation of Fed and ECB U.K. Unpopularity Deepens as Scottish Independence Vote Looms Sentiment towards...

Emaar Properties Convertible Notes Placing Receives Overwhelming Investor Demand Globally

On 29 September, 2010 Emaar Properties PJSC (“Emaar” or “the Company”) announced the placement and final terms of its offering of US$450 million of...

ADNOC Public Offering Receives High Interest from Investors

Following the initial announcement of the public offering of ADNOC’s shares in the United Arab Emirates, the market continues to show a healthy appetite...

Sukuk Market Recovery Expected in 2011 – 12

Analysts predict that now is a pivotal time for the global Islamic finance industry as sukuks are expected to grow in importance on the...

Daman Investments launches Daman Speculator Fund

Daman Investments PSC, the leading UAE-based fund managers, today announced the launch of The Daman Speculator Fund, a trendsetting AED 200 million fund, which...

FIO undertakes strategic study to further boost foreign direct investment potential...

The Foreign Investment Office (FIO) mentored students from the SP Jain Center of Management to undertake a study of the key strategic areas related...

Abraaj Capital highlights success of Ramky Infrastructure Limited IPO

Abraaj Capital, the biggest private equity group in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) region, highlighted today the successful initial public...

Aabar Investments frequently reviewing its options at Daimler

Aabar is currently "exploring ideas in the petrochemicals sector" At the sidelines of a presentation of Daimler's new-generation Mercedes-Benz SLK roadster in Stuttgart, Aabar...

Middle East investment banking industry sees big decline in Q1

The Middle East saw a big decline in merger and acquisition and equity issuance in the first quarter of the year according to the...

INVESCO launches Offshore Latin American Equity Fund

Invesco today announced the launch of a new fund, the Invesco Latin American Equity Fund, available to offshore investors and managed by award winning...

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...

Real Estate Still Top Investment for UAE Residents

Real estate is the most popular class for investment for UAE residents, according to a new survey. Although investors prefer property over the traditional...

Emaar Properties lists USD 750 million Sukuk on Nasdaq Dubai

Emaar Properties listed a 750 million US dollar Sukuk today on Nasdaq Dubai, the region's international financial exchange. The listing has raised the total value...

Abu Dhabi long term ratings Aa2, Moody’s

Moody's Investors Service's has detailed its summary credit opinion on Abu Dhabi, which includes certain regulatory disclosures regarding its ratings.

Mutual Funds of ADCB and NBAD at its lowest

Once very profitable investment, mutual funds of UAE-based National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) are now a...

Emirates NBD Asset Management Money Market Fund breaks US100 million

Emirates NBD Asset Management announced that its Emirates Islamic Money Market Fund attracted more than US100 million from investors 18 months since launch.

“Special purpose vehicle” will enable indirect investments in Facebook

This is the investment opportunity of 2011! Facebook has received a massive new round of funding: $450 million from Goldman Sachs and $50 million...

MENA IPOs raise US$218.9 Mn in Q3’11, up by 23.6%

MENA IPO Update, regional capital markets raised US$218.9 million in the third quarter of 2011, up by 23.6% from the US$177.04 million raised during the same period in 2010