Saturday, May 26, 2018

Investors

FAB Wealth Sentiment Index down 2.2% in August

First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the world’s largest financial institutions, has announced the latest score of its...

FAB Wealth Sentiment Index down 1.3% in July

Index score decreases from 1054.52 in June, to 1040.66 in July 2017 First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the...

Investors Cautiously Optimistic, FGB Wealth Sentiment Index

FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced the first score of its Wealth Sentiment Index, which stands at 1017.41 for...

Bank of Japan Introduces Astonishing Stimulus Package

*Written by Marcus Holland from Options-Trading.com The decision comes with all kinds of risks, but Bank of Japan Leader Haruhiko Kuroda’s goal was to achieve...

Regional Investor Appetite Shows Cautious Recovery

Investment trend likely points to oil as commodity inches towards $50 The second week of May saw buyers bravely step back into the markets after...

FGB Wealth Sentiment Index score up 0.3% in February

Index score increases from 1017.41 in January to 1020.52 in February 2017 FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced the latest...

Investors Significantly Less Confident in Global Economic Outlook

With increasing concern over China’s growth, investors are significantly less confident in the global economic outlook, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund Manager...

Family Businesses & Succession Planning in GCC Countries

As the GCC economy slows down due to declining oil prices, an important question presents itself: Where is the GCC money going? Even though there...

The Winning Industries for World’s Richest People

The annual Billionaires Index was just released by Bloomberg. According to it, the total net worth of the billionaires included in the list has...

Investors Regain Confidence in Regional Markets

October is looking to close out with a wave of optimism. Global markets ended the week on a positive note led by US equity...

GCC equity markets are looking increasingly attractive, BofA Merrill Lynch

· UAE remains the most preferred MENA market, offering long term growth · Kuwait is also a preferred market amongst the GCC Frontier markets · Saudi...

Why Opt for Property Management in Dubai

Full property management in Dubai is lately considered as the ideal choice for first time investors or those who live in other cities, or...

Once Again! Long-term Bullish on Emerging Markets

Analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch reversed their five-year bearish call on emerging markets to a long-term bullish view, predicting that the chumps...

Middle East Venture Partners close fund at US$30 million

Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) announced today the second close of Middle East Venture Fund II (MEVF II) at more than US$30 Million. MEVF...

Global Investors Regain Risk Appetite

Investors have regained some appetite for risk with a strong consensus over a U.S. rate rise next month, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch...

Brexit Investor Sentiment

British voters have shocked financial markets on Friday by choosing to have the United Kingdom exit the European Union. So far, the "Brexit" vote is...

March Wealth Sentiment Index Score Reflects Increasing Optimism

Index score increases from 1020.52 in to 1024.61, up by 0.4% FGB, one of the leading banks in the UAE, has announced the latest score...

Global investors have moved out of equities into cash

Proportion of Investors Buying Protection Against Equity Sell-off Reaches Survey High Global investors have moved out of equities into cash ahead of an expected U.S....

Investors turn most bullish in nearly a year

Investors ramped up purchases of stocks and emerging market and inflation-linked bonds in the latest week, turning their most bullish on more risky assets...

Equities set for a bear hug over the coming months

Goldman Sachs has downgraded its outlook on equities to "neutral" over the next 12 months, saying there's no particular reason to own them. "Until we...

Mark Faber recommends emerging markets and gold in 2016

Mark Faber, the publisher of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, said in an interview with Bloomberg “I believe that we’re already entering a...

Investors Concerned about Overvaluation in Equity, Bond Markets

Investors see growing overvaluations in equities and bonds and have signaled concern about a valuation bubble forming, according to the BofA Merrill Lynch Fund...

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...

China stocks slump 7%, triggering shortest trading day in its history

A plunge in Chinese stocks and a falling yuan sent financial markets across Asia sharply lower Thursday. Worries intensified about China's economy and whether...