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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...

CEO Transitions – a risky business when comes to shareholder value

Study Challenges Perceptions of CEO Transitions and the Risk to Enterprise Value

Increasing ‘risk tolerance’ amongst financial advisors and investors

*According to the 2012 Middle East Investment Panorama (MEIP) report from Insight Discovery GCC based financial advisors and retail investors are becoming increasingly ‘risk tolerant’...

Top Rated Books for Gold Traders Review

Bestsellers books for gold traders available for online purchase Books for gold traders lay the foundations for successful investment strategy or day trading. Many traders burn themselves...

Barclays Capital Investor Survey Finds Growing Confidence in Euro Area for...

Institutional investors overwhelmingly believe the euro area will be able to avoid a “full-fledged crisis,” according to Barclays Capital’s inaugural Global Macro Survey. More...

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...

2013 will see improved IPO activity

After a slow start to 2012, momentum lifted in the second quarter, but significant macroeconomic volatility and changes in political leadership in many parts...

Individual investors increase share of equities trading to 11.6% in May...

Individual investors on Nasdaq Dubai increased their share of equities traded value on the exchange to 11.6% in May 2011, up from 8.9% in...

Fund Managers Cut Exposure to Emerging Markets Equities

There is a growing sense of bullishness among fund managers across the world. Investors are most enamored by Europe, the continent that has best...

Dubai Among Top Cities for Global Investors in 2014

Dubai is among this year’s most attractive top cities for global investors. In addition, investment volumes in the country have increased dramatically for less...

Dubai Financial Market investor base up 26.48% to 535,563 investor in...

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM), the first regional exchange to go public and the leading Islamic financial market globally, revealed that numbers of investors...

Who’s Been Bidding Gold Higher?

A unique, innovative tool for seeing just what private investors are doing in gold... Gold was up, up and away in September. But who was...

Aabar’s board recommends $1.97b bond issuance

The board of directors of Aabar Investments has recommended to seek shareholders' approval for the issuance of convertible bonds of as much as $1.97...

Real Estate emerges as the preferred asset class for Middle East...

Middle East sovereign investors have focused on increasing allocations to infrastructure and private equity over the last two years; however attitudes have changed in...

Latest Investment Trends for GCC Residents

Investors in the GCC - not a homogenous entity and there is a need to tailor products to their investor segment Life wrappers - preferred...

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...

Aabar Investments frequently reviewing its options at Daimler

Aabar is currently "exploring ideas in the petrochemicals sector" At the sidelines of a presentation of Daimler's new-generation Mercedes-Benz SLK roadster in Stuttgart, Aabar...

Fresh EU concerns prompt move to ‘Risk Off’

Growth Expectations Ease While Prospects of QE Return Investors have scaled back both risk-taking and their expectations for global growth after concerns about European Union...