Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Investments

GCC equity markets benefit from increased global investment inflows

Frontier markets outperforms emerging markets over the past 2 years

Trade Gold in Electronic Form from Dubai, UAE

Enables customers to buy gold in electronic form Operates like foreign currency account designated with XAU currency code Focus on Emirates NBD customers with existing current...

Valued over $1 trillion Saudi Aramco IPO could go global

As part of a privatization drive, Saudi Arabia is considering an IPO of Saudi Aramco, the world’s biggest crude oil producer, deputy crown price...

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

Dubai launches smaller bond issue in return for better price

Dubai Government launched a $500 million 10-year bond on Wednesday, according to sources. Lead arrangers commented that it seems the emirate prefers smaller bond...

Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Rings the Bell for Emirates Sukuk Listing...

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline and Group today rang the opening bell at Dubai Financial...

Abu Dhabi buys stake in Dimler

Daimler's $2.7 billion share sale to Aabar signals tough times. Aabar's stake to total 9.1% making it Daimer's biggest shareholder.

Summer months slowed IPO activity in GCC

The month of July and August marked the start of the summer and Ramadan period with the expected slowdown in Initial Public Offering ('IPO')...

Bitcoin Investors Beware: Highly Volatile, Lacks Regulations

Global banking regulator sends a warning to bitcoin investors Stefan Ingves, chairman of global regulators at the Basel Committee and governor of Sweden's Riksbank, said...

DMCC successfully redeems US$200 million sukuk

Final US$20 million repayment on five-year Islamic bond made on schedule Demonstrates underlying financial strength of DMCC Underscores rapid growth...

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...

Global Assets under Management to Double by 2025

As the world's population starts to live longer, there's one industry set to capitalize on retirement plans. The asset and wealth management sector is set...

Gold coins or faceless money

What the history of ancient gold coins says about Europe's kingless, faceless money today... So when Vespasian was proclaimed Emperor by the legions in...

Private Equity deals on the rise in 2012 in Middle East

Private Equity Investors vie for opportunities in defensive sectors Middle East private equity investors are increasingly seeking opportunities in defensive sectors, according to Deloitte. Education,...

Investment In Later Life: Everything You Need To Know

When it comes to dealing with the financial implications of life, such as starting a family or buying a house, your priorities don’t tend...

Paris Gallery plans IPO

Dubai-based group Paris Gallery, which stocks a $300,000 perfume among its luxury products, announced that it is planning an initial public offering. It said...

Pros and cons of investing in real estate, stock market

Nowadays investing in the stock market is a very popular topic. There are a lot of questions that a beginner investor may ask -...

Hedge Funds in India, MENA gain despite currency, commodity volatility

Hedge fund capital invested in Emerging Markets (EM) posted a narrow gain for the third quarter as EM, Currency and Commodity Volatility all increased...

Forbes Middle East: A map for new investments

"Forbes Middle East" has provided in its seventh edition an in-depth study of the free-zones, highlighting the features of these areas and the important...

Smart Real Estate Investing: Where to Spend in 2015?

With the changing global economy and emergence of new markets, the map for smart real estate investment has changed. Even safe-haven investors who used...

Bulgaria debuts at Global Investment Forum in Dubai

Bulgaria took part for the first time in one of the largest global forums focused on foreign investments and emerging markets in Dubai and...

FAB Wealth Sentiment Index up 1.56% in June

Index score increases from 1038.28 in May, to 1054.52 in June 2017 First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the...

Emaar Development IPO Seeks up to $1.5 Bln

Emaar Properties is looking to raise as much as $1.5 billion from the sale of shares in its development unit in Dubai's first major...

Fundamental Analysis vs. Technical Analysis

A lot of people are now trying to accumulate more wealth through forex and stock trading. If you are planning to make money in...