NEWS

Sep 22, 2017

DIFCFund companies in the Gulf countries can expect their assets under management to double to $111 billion by 2020, according to new predictions.

Sep 22, 2017

Barcelona_marinaQInvest has become a shareholder in a marina in Barcelona alongside an unnamed investment partner.

Sep 22, 2017

Egyptian_hieroglyphicsEconomic growth in Egypt is accelerating and the country's debts will fall so long as there is not a slowdown in reform, says a ratings agency.

Sep 22, 2017

Chairmans_roomFalcon Private Bank, which is owned by an Abu Dhabi sovereign fund, has appointed Roberto Grassi as chairman, replacing Christian Wenger.

Sep 22, 2017

Signing_contractThe financial regulators of Lebanon and the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) have agreed to cooperate and share information.

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Executive Interviews

EXECUTIVE INTERVIEW: A natural interest in the topic

Mar 08, 2017

Since 2016, Guillermo Ortiz has been a chairman of Latin America’s BTG Pactual. The former central banker of Mexico talks to Nick Fitzpatrick.

We’ll launch our first equity fund next year

Dec 08, 2016

Not many banks plant olive trees, but the Bank of Palestine has a social mission. It also has ambitious expansion plans, says chairman Hashim Shawa. He talks to George Mitton.

Roundtables

SOUTH AFRICAN ROUNDTABLE: Spirit of Ubuntu

Mar 08, 2017

The move to a three-day settlement cycle, the appearance of new stock exchanges, and recent rules on hedge funds were discussed by our panel in Cape Town. Chaired by George Mitton.

ROUNDTABLE: Growing pains

Mar 08, 2017

Our panel in Qatar spoke about frustration with regulators, a shortage of listed companies and plans for a new financial city in Doha. Chaired by George Mitton.