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2019 Global Investment Outlook: The Way Forward

Global Investment Outlook affirms that trade tensions, tightening monetary policy, and potential inflation will affect most asset classes

2019 Investment Outlook: The End of Easy

Wells Fargo Investment Institute today releases “2019 Outlook: The End of Easy,” offering guidance to investors for the coming year. It suggests 2019 will...

Global Financial Markets See Short Term Prosperity; Long-Term Challenges

Recent economic growth and the rise of equity markets suggest optimism for the future of global finance Brexit negotiations, questions about the dollar...

Cryptocurrencies See Short Term Bubble; Long Term Staying Power

The valuations and varieties of crypto-assets now available have raised fears of an overheated market However, with smart regulation and further innovation, crypto-assets...

Strong Oil Prices Expected to Have a Positive Effect on Trading...

For the second week in a row, tech companies powered US markets’ with APPLE’s stellar earnings driving the markets to another set of all-time...

Electronic IPO Services Highlighted at ADX

ADX hosts session on new Electronic IPO (eKtetab) services with leading UAE banks Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), the region’s leading financial market, recently held...

Regional Markets to Trade Sideways Short Term

US markets witnessed their month lows on Thursday and Friday as the new health care bill floundered and the Trump rally stumbled. Dow Jones...

Regional Markets Expected to Trade Lower

Negative performance in the second week of March for six out of the eight major indices with Egypt increasing by a solid 4.4% Weakness prevailed...

GCC Bond Market to Continue Gaining Momentum Despite Lower Performance

GCC bond market expected to witness continued increase in the volume of issuances. · Increased demand from international investors due to relative stability and appealing...

Oil prices whipsaw as regional markets weigh macroeconomic conditions

Oil declines to $50 a barrel after news on Russia’s no deal with OPEC After the major OPEC news last week, oil reacted positively and...

Markets sell-off may evolve into a prolonged scenario

In Monday early trading, European shares fell by their most in nearly three months, hit by a global sell-off in stocks and bonds as...

Demography to play a crucial role in GCC economic growth

GCC economic growth and future is linked to the dynamics of the region’s demography Dependency ratio will be an issue due to the...

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...

Regional markets rally forward with 2.3% gain last week

Positive oil-related triggers needed to sustain recent upswing After a one-week break, buyers reasserted themselves pushing regional markets, especially those GCC, back in the black,...

Dubai, Abu Dhabi lead regional market rally this week

After closing February on a strong note, the first week of March saw buyers doubling down and momentum continuing this current upswing, according to...

Regional markets to close February in the green as KSA struggles...

Regional markets are showing resiliency for the first time in a long time as they ride out another volatile week and preserve monthly gains....

GCC stock markets tumble as Iranian oil expected to flood already...

As the end of economic and financial sanctions lifted Iran's equity market, the prospect of Iranian oil flooding an already oversupplied crude market sent...

GCC markets ended 2015 in red zone due to volatile oil...

Trading activities fell due to negative sentiments over the region Market capitalization declined 11.4%YoY in 2015 GCC markets close lower in 2015 GCC markets closed lower in...