Fitness, Consumer Sectors Thriving in Middle East, North Africa
Private equity funds are leaping into fitness, education and other consumer-focused sectors in the MENA region.
Enforcement Roundup: Stock Scam by New Yorker Used to Pay for Vacation, Plastic Surgery
Meanwhile, Rajaratnam brother to pay more than $840,000 for insider trading.
U.S. Stocks Fluctuate With Treasuries on Fed Comments; Oil Drops
U.S. stocks fell as the Fed said valuations for smaller companies in social media and biotech appear “substantially stretched.”
Indonesia Facing Daunting Problems Despite Strong Past Economic Performance
Indonesia continued to grow during the financial crisis even as the economics of other countries were contracting at alarming rates.
Banco do Brasil Sharia Fund Spurring Investor Interest
A growing Islamic market and a growing emerging market—what’s not to like?
Qatar Faces World Cup Risks on Multiple Fronts; Investors Wary
International outcry over bribery allegations may or may not cost Qatar the World Cup — but another danger awaits investors, too.
5 Hot Global Real Estate Investment Trends
Here's a look at the top five trends in global real estate investing.
World’s 30 Best Cities to Work and Live: PWC
PWC ranked 30 global cities on measures like ease of doing business, cost, economic clout, innovation, health and safety.
Investors Looking for Long-Term Stability in Thailand
Thailand is no stranger to coups, but no coup has derailed the Thai economy. Investors are watching closely, though, hoping this time isn't different.
Bright Spots Offer Hope for Indonesian Economy
Three sectors are leading the way after the fall of the nickel market.