The significance of GCC sovereign funds

A fundamental shift in global finance has thrown the GCC countries into full glare of the world spotlight amid surge of GCC sovereign funds. The...

Dubai World seeking to sell Inchcape Shipping Services

Dubai World has been seeking to sell Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS). The port and shipping agent was put up for sale recently by...

DIFC Reveals New Investment Opportunities

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the leading financial hub in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia region (MEASA), has today published the “DIFC...

India ranks 3 rd in increase in UHNWI population over...

Mumbai and Delhi slated to move up to ranks 14 and 29 respectively by 2025 Knight Frank today released its 10th edition of the Wealth...

Global Investing Programme for next generation of UHNWs

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management today announces the launch of its annual Global Investing Programme (GIP) for the next generation of Ultra High Net Worth...

$773 billion worth ADIA bullish on diversifing emerging markets

The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, ADIA, today published its 2013 ADIA Review, providing a thorough overview of its activities over the past year and...

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...

Bearish Gold Prices Worry Investors

Gold has been on a bullish ride over the past ten years. But this week we saw the commodity falling to its lowest levels...

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...

Rapid Shift to Direct Investing in Hedge Funds by Pension and...

Hedge Funds Managing $1 Billion to $5 Billion Experience Largest Growth $820 Billion in Direct Money from Pensions and Sovereign Wealth Funds Now Invested in...

Investment Corporation of Dubai joins Long-Term Investors Club

1. Accession agreement signed by ICD CEO H.E. Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shaibani at high-profile event in Paris 2. Paris Conference for Long-Term Value & Economic...

’The Wealth Report City Series – Dubai Edition’ Unveiled

To coincide with the launch of the 2018 Knight Frank Wealth Report, which provides the global perspective on prime property and wealth, Knight Frank...

Overweight or underweight in equities?

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

MENA Investors Shift Focus from UAE Residential to Hospitality Market

UAE's residential market continues to be the most preferred investment choice for MENA investors. According to JLL’s 2014 MENA Investors Sentiment Survey, the regional...

Latest Middle East Asset Management Study from Invesco

Invesco Asset Management Limited today unveiled the findings of its inaugural Invesco Middle East Asset Management Study. This regional study is the...

Ongoing Rise in Optimism for 2014 Growth, Fund Manager Survey

Investors start 2014 more optimistic about global growth prospects, especially for the U.S. but increasingly for Europe as well, according to the BofA Merrill...

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...

2011 CFA Institute Research Challenge

CFA Emirates, the national chapter for CFA Institute, the UAE’s leading association for financial and investment professionals, has launched its third annual research challenge.