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Over A Barrel

OPEC would like to see the price of oil increase, but they do not want to send prices so high that North American shale producers…
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The Missing Link

Some metals demands have surprised on the upside. But is the trend reversal real? As base metals have surprised most with their move over the…
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Ready to Run?

The US Presidential election remains the key focus area that is expected to influence sentiment in precious metals over the coming weeks Precious metals have…
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‘Retailers need to do more’

Abdirizak Ibrahim Salah, Co-Founder, Trriple, says retailers need to do more than just building digital capabilities and e-commerce sites Do you see a gradual shift…
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The Mobile Shift

E-commerce constitutes one among the fastest growing businesses in the UAE, with more and more buyers transacting in the digital realm. But why it still…
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Poor Earnings Dampen GCC Stock Performan...

With earnings growth expectations remaining weak, the performance of GCC markets is expected to remain muted, says M.R. Raghu, Managing Director, Marmore MENA Intelligence, a…
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Disrupt, Or Be Disrupted?

Is digital shopping disrupting the existing value chain? How consumer digital behavior and innovations are shaping the GCC retail industry? Three retail experts try to…
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‘It’s Never Too Early For Financial ...

Ambareen Musa, Founder & CEO, Souqalmal.com, tells Wealth Monitor in the next few years the company plans to be in every…
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Making Correlation an essential element ...

October 03, 2016 | 12:50 | Dubai We all understand the criticality of diversification within a portfolio. It is an essential to risk-return management. Portfolio diversification is…
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Which OneWins?

Now no business issue or financial topic is too hard to understand. Through this comic strip, our in-house cartoon characters Thawr (Bull), Dub (Bear) and…
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Dashboard – September 2016

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Seeking Value

Factor investing seeks to identify and mitigate risk factors with an aim to build a truly diversified portfolio. Here’s how If you’re an investor in…
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Defining An Action

Algorithms are rapidly evolving as the core of automating operations for many businesses Traditional industries globally are waking up to a force of disruption –…
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Understanding the Currency Quote

September 08, 2016 | 14:30 | Dubai AED/INR = 18.08 A trip to the bank or currency exchange is often met by a…
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Will Yellen Blink This Time?

If Fed Chair Janet Yellen surprises and goes for a September rate hike, a dollar rally could add more pressure on crude oil Stocks Under…
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Hunt For Yield Intensifies

Robust institutional demand for Emerging Market stocks and bonds gathers pace and EM portfolio allocations rise to a year-high Mutual Funds & ETFs Pick Up…
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Role Expansion

The traces of property management date back to the ancient Greek civilization where a separate person was entrusted with managing the property and collecting rents…
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The Good, Bad, And Evil

The famous 2007 US housing bubble turned the conventional narrative about securitization upside down. But is securitization that evil after all? The term Securitization bore…
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Flip The Script

A review of the stock performance of UAE-listed real estate companies vis-à-vis the actual property market trends reveals the worst is over The fundamentals of…
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Can India step out of China’s shadow?

Sukumar Rajah, MD & CIO, Asia Equities, Franklin Templeton Investments, tells Wealth Monitor while commentators often compare both China and India, there is significant differentiation…
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On The Edge

The dollar would continue to strengthen as prospects of rate hike will support the greenback on lower levels, says Abhishek Goenka, Founder and CEO, IFA…
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Bottom of the Cycle?

Agri commodities have been in a multiyear bear market and with prices still under pressure, one wonders whether they have finally bottomed The FAO (Food and…
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Bear Hug

The belief in the market is that any decision taken in respect to crude oil production freeze at the OPEC meeting to be held at…
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More Pain and Little Gain

Prices for many base metals have moved up. Nonetheless, oversupply and global weakness still remain major headwinds The trend in base metals has remained largely…
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Taking a Breather

Prices of precious metals appear to have moved into a comfortable range after the runaway rally so far this year As stock markets steal the…
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A Perfect Lull

Wealth Monitor zooms closer into the Dubai property market to find whether it will continue to deliver the value proposition flawlessly despite short-term hiccups. By…
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Should GCC Banks Be Wary Of Fintech Ent...

An analysis by M.R. Raghu, Managing Director, Marmore MENA Intelligence, a research firm with focus on providing information on MENA businesses Since the time internet…
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‘Market To Experience A Turnaround By...

H.E. Mohamed M. Al Qubaisi, Chairman, Manazel Real Estate, says the UAE’s residential real estate continues to attract investors from liquid markets such as Saudi…
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The End Of Doom?

There has been much talk about an apparent slowdown in Dubai and UAE’s property market. But is the slowdown fear warranted? What options does the…
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‘There should be apple to apple compar...

Ismail Al Hammadi, Managing Director, Al Ruwad Real Estate, Dubai, says it’s very difficult to say Dubai property market has gone down or up, as…