Citi’s Baghdad Office Easing Investment Hurdles in Iraq
Citigroup will be the first American lender with an office in Iraq; its presence on the ground will make things a great deal easier for foreigners doing business in the war-torn country.
Can Germany’s Economy Continue to Prop Up Europe?
Germany continues to play a pivotal role in the continent’s healing process, particularly given the weakening state of the French economy, but the country’s aging society is one of the greatest challenges to its economy.
Investor Alert: Latvia to Become Newest Eurozone Member
Far from breaking up, the Eurozone is on the verge of welcoming a new member. The news is good press for the Eurozone, after so many bad headlines.
Is France’s Economy a Surprise Threat to Eurozone?
The “bad boys” of the southern Eurozone, Greece, Spain and Italy, have gotten most of the attention when it comes to a possible Eurozone breakup, but the real threat may lie in an unexpected direction.
Pakistan’s New Leader Heartens Investors
Nawaz Sharif’s victory in the recent Pakistani general election sent out a wave of optimism and hope, but Pakistan’s prime minister-elect has his work cut out for him.
Nouriel Roubini: The 2013 IA 25 Extended Profile
“2morrow I speak at Long-term Global Trends & Their Implications for the IMF,” Nouriel Roubini recently tweeted, which is typical, since he’s everywhere and seemingly always reacts to the latest financial crisis in real time.
Obama’s Visit to Mexico Puts Spotlight on Drugs, Security
Six months into President Enrique Pena-Nieto's term, many foreign investors believe the country may finally be turning a corner.
Africa: Opportunity Beyond the S in BRICS
Investors considering going a bit farther afield than EU countries, Japan and other developed markets might want to consider Africa—and not just South Africa.
Mohamed El-Erian: The 2013 IA 25 Extended Profile
Each of the individuals on the 2013 IA 25 were selected for their creativity, success and—of course—impact. And kicking off the extended profiles of the IA 25 honorees is Mohamed El-Erian, who is making his third appearance on the list.
With the 2013 IA 25, our 13th annual list of the...
Crossing Paths: The 2013 IA 25
With Investment Advisor's 11th annual list of the most influential individuals in and around the advisor business, we decided to do something different.