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Societe Generale marks the end of gold era with a forecast...

Societe Generale came up with a new 27-paged special analysis report on gold prices. The titled of the analysis is called "The End Of...

FAB launches its Global Investment Outlook 2018

The bank is bullish on equities for 2018, although expects increased volatility First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank, and one of the...

Moody’s upgrades Gulf Investment Corporation

The Gulf Investment Corporation (GIC) announced Moody’s Credit Rating Agency upgraded its stand alone (BFSR) rating from ‘D-‘ to ‘D’

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...

Dubai Parks and Resorts Secures US$1.15bn Syndicated Finance Facilities

Dubai Parks and Resorts PJSC (under incorporation) (“Dubai Parks and Resorts” or “the Company”), a subsidiary of Meraas Holding LLC, has today announced that...

Ten Things the Investment Management Industry Should Take into Consideration Following...

The Research Foundation of CFA Institute announced the launch of a new monograph which looks at how the financial crisis has affected and will...

The Dubai Bond four times subscribed

The Dubai government is set to raise as much as $1.25bn as its sovereign bond issue moved to price on Wednesday, reported The Financial...

Dubai 3rd Investment Destination Worldwide; 2nd in Economic Potential among 62...

Dubai’s FDI strategy wins top billing in global ranking of investment locations fDi Magazine also rates Dubai third investment destination overall and second in Economic...

Mohammed Bin Rashid Est. for SME Development strengthens cooperation with Franchising...

Mohammed Bin Rashid Est. for SME Development, an agency of Dubai Economic Department, have strengthened its cooperation framework with Singaporean companies during a delegation...

Emirates to Mandate Banks for Investor Meetings

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has mandated Citi and Standard Chartered Bank as Global Coordinators and Joint Lead Managers, along with Abu Dhabi...

Dubai a safe haven for high-net worth GCC families investments

As a first-class tourism destination, and a world-leading financial services center, Dubai is seen as a safe haven for individuals from the rest of...

Hedge Funds Extend Record Asset Total for 4th Consecutive Quarter

Total hedge fund assets surpass $2.4 trillion, led by credit-sensitive Event Driven strategies; Number of hedge funds surpasses 10,000 for first time since 2006 Total capital...

Why jewelry buyers now shy from gold?

Jewelries have been made of gold and silver for thousands of years and these are the presious metals most favored by buyers who insist on both...

Dubai to launch sovereign bond of up to $1.5 billion

Dubai has mandated four banks for a sovereign bond issue of up to $1.5 billion. The bond may be launched  this week, two sources...

Precious metals rally on freash concerns about inflation

Precious metals rallied on Wednesday, as worries about inflation reappeared. Investors bought into gold and silver back after a selloff earlier this week. Gold for...

Investment sentiment for hotel assets strengthens across EMEA

According to Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels’ latest Hotel Investor Sentiment Survey, investment sentiment for hotel assets has strengthened across EMEA with yield and IRR...

Yet More Mischief from Cheap Money, Part 379

Nothing is safe – not student loans, emerging markets, or London flats... Did you enjoy your monthly dose of non-farms nonsense last Friday? Gold and silver...

MENA IPOs up 344% in the first quarter of 2012

Five IPOs in the region - three in KSA and one each in Oman and the UAE UAE’s NMC Healthcare lists on the London Stock...