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Global Investments Roundup

GM may drop Pontiac & GMC Brands; Turkey benchmark rate at record low; Zurich Financial buys AIG's Auto Insurance Unit; New York Times will...

Hedge Funds Continue Gaining, Despite Selloff in Commodities

HFRI extends 1Q performance and high watermark with 6th consecutive monthly gain; Quantitative, Trend Following Macro CTAs post strongest gain in 10 months Hedge funds posted...

Investment opportunities drive Indian, Russian and Chinese capital into UAE

2013 Invesco Middle East Asset Management Study ‘South-South’ trade in action - local investment opportunities drive Indian, Russian and Chinese capital into UAE The United Arab...

2018 Market Outlook: Macro Bullish

Inflation could be a global game-changer for stock and credit markets Global economic growth accelerates BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research issued a bullish macro...

Hedge Funds Launches Accelerate

Liquidations also increase to two-year high through European market turmoil Opportunities for industry service providers continue to evolve New hedge funds launches in 1Q12 increased to...

Aabar now offers shareholders 1.95 dirhams a share for Delisting from...

Aabar and International Petroleum have agreed to offer shareholders 1.95 dirhams a share to reflect the six-month average of Aabar’s price on...

Frontier Markets No Riskier than Emerging Markets

Some of the world's most rapidly expanding economies fall into what is popularly referred to as the Frontier markets.

Why you should ignore the “slowdown” in emerging markets

Despite a most recent slowdown, emerging markets would continue to hold great potential for investors. Didier Saint Georges of Carmignac Gestion, one of the...

Dubai’s Real Estate Market Leader IPO Set for Early November

Emaar Properties board chairman Mohamed Alabbar on Saturday said he expects that a 30% stake of Emaar Development will be offered for public subscription...

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...

Emerging Markets most favored by global investors; Equity positioning

The May Fund Manager Survey of BofA Merrill Lynch shows an increase in global investors’ allocations to emerging markets (EM). A net +29% are...

UAE Investors Invest US$16 Billion In Foreign Countries In 2016

The UAE International Investors Council, UAEIIC, today said that the UAE investors invested US$16 billion in foreign countries in 2016. The semi-government institution, which works...

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...

MENA IPOs raised approximately US$2b in 2012

Three IPOs raised approximately US$339.8m in Q4 2012 MENA IPOs in 2012 up 134% compared to 2011 KSA’s Dallah Healthcare Holding Company lists on the Saudi...

Goldman Sachs cuts gold price forecast for 2013

Goldman Sachs cut its gold price forecast for this year, saying while the latest sell-off is "likely excessive," it has "exposed a quickly waning...

Global Investments Roundup

BofA 1Q profit doubles; China Mobile misses estimates; GM cutting 1,400 salary positions; UBS selling Brazilian unit; AIG gets more Fed funding; Leading economic...

ZonesCorp Establishes Comprehensive ADM Representative Office

In line with commitment to provide the best industrial and administrative services to its clients, and its aim to raise them to be on...

DFSA Issues General Investor Statement on Cryptocurrencies

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) wishes to draw investors’ attention to certain new and evolving online offerings. These product offerings tend to involve...