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Mideast SWFs look within borders for opportunities Mideast SWFs look within borders for opportunities(0)

Should sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) invest in domestic markets? CONTINUE READING

EGX optimistic, eyes 8,500 points in 2014 EGX optimistic, eyes 8,500 points in 2014(0)

The main Egyptian stock market index could hit 8,500 before the end of the year as economic and political conditions stabilise, according to Pharos Holdings. CONTINUE READING

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BRICS high on Africa’s global trade agenda BRICS high on Africa’s global trade agenda(0)

Emerging markets are eager to diversify away from the developed economies and looking to open up fresh avenues for trade, investment and exchange of product and services. CONTINUE READING

Gulf markets offer wider scope to pursue growth Gulf markets offer wider scope to pursue growth(0)

Gulf markets may look like they are overheating, but they still lag behind global markets over a five-year period. CONTINUE READING

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GCC counts losses as EM appetite for oil sours GCC counts losses as EM appetite for oil sours(0)

While Gulf markets may have withstood the collapse of other emerging markets, some clouds are brewing on the horizon, and a sustained battering in emerging markets could see regional investors lose their nerve. CONTINUE READING

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The only way is up for GCC capital markets The only way is up for GCC capital markets(0)

Gulf markets had a stellar year in 2013, and valuations suggest the markets have headroom to go even higher in 2014. CONTINUE READING

Africa becomes magnet for private equity funds Africa becomes magnet for private equity funds(0)

Expect more private equity activity in Africa and the Middle East in the New Year, as the economic dynamo continues to attract investors. CONTINUE READING

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GCC sidelined as firms make beeline for London GCC sidelined as firms make beeline for London(0)

Gulf markets may be surging, but new listings remain a distant dream for regional stock exchanges. CONTINUE READING

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Saudi has high concentration of large companies Saudi has high concentration of large companies(0)

Saudi Arabia has one of the world’s highest concentrations of large companies, according to. CONTINUE READING

Middle East and Africa fight FDI slow-down Middle East and Africa fight FDI slow-down(0)

The number of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects into the Middle East and Africa (MEA) declined by 11.78% in 2012 to 1,370 projects, according to industry barometer, fDI Intelligence. CONTINUE READING

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