02/27/2014

Law Society launches new brochure on Islamic finance

This kind of finance has developed rapidly and nearly £12bn of reported assets held in Shari’a compliant funds, there is little doubt that the UK is the leading Western centre for Islamic Finance.

02/24/2014

RepRisk releases Special Report on MINT Countries

After Jim O’Neill of Goldman Sachs coined the acronym “BRIC” to refer to top emerging markets Brazil, Russia, India and China, he has now popularized “MINT” – Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey as a second category.

02/19/2014

Hedge Funds Start 2014 in the Red

According to Preqin’s Hedge Fund Analyst, hedge funds made a loss of 0.17% in January 2014, the benchmark’s first month in negative territory since August 2013.