Mawarid to raise Dh1b through IPO

"Currently we are looking at the possibility of listing in Dubai and cross-listing at some other international bourse. The IPO will be somewhere between half a billion to one billion dirhams. Our application is with the authorities and the decision when to ... ( read original story ...)

Brevan Howard feeder-fund chair laments poor performance

He also revealed BH Macro would cancel its listings on both the Bermuda and Dubai stock exchanges in September and ... Brevan Howard, the hedge fund firm co-founded by Howard and a group of former Credit Suisse traders in 2002, has suffered from ... ( read original story ...)

3 Reasons to Buy Gold ETFs Now

Amid rising volatility, the world's largest hedge fund - Bridgewater - suggested to put about 5% ... To beat GST, Indian consumers also looked to Dubai for buying gold and jewelry. Retailers in Dubai witnessed higher demand among Indian travelers. ( read original story ...)

Etihad-linked bonds drop again after Air Berlin bankruptcy

DUBAI: Etihad Airways’ bonds issued through a special purpose ... The bonds are due beyond the 18-month period indicated in the letter, said an investment analyst at a hedge fund in London. An independent auditor in the same report said: “The group ... ( read original story ...)

Qatar bourse to introduce short selling soon

The QSE’s efforts to introduce regulated short selling follow similar plans unveiled by bourses in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Saudi Arabia ... Most short selling is done by hedge funds and institutional investors to cushion their positions against falling ... ( read original story ...)