Inward Investment

Argon Asset Management on the future of South Africa’s retirement industry

World Finance interviews Dr Manas Bapela and Mothobi Seseli from Argon Asset Management to find out about the future of South Africa’s retirement industry

A revitalised national security system is high priority for the South African government, but what opportunities and challenges will this pose in the retirement industry? World Finance speaks to Dr Manas Bapela and Mothobi Seseli from Argon Asset Manageme...

The private equity market is Bangladesh’s ‘biggest opportunity’, says LR Global

World Finance interviews Reaz Islam, Managing Partner of LR Global Bangladesh Asset Management Company, to find out investment opportunities in the country

Bangladesh has seen an uptick in economic growth in the past few years, but have richer investment opportunities followed? World Finance interviews Reaz Islam, Managing Partner of LR Global Bangladesh Asset Management Company, to discuss the country's eco...

KAMCO on the MENA region’s ‘increasing opportunities’ for investors

World Finance speaks to Faisal Sarkhou, Chief Executive of asset management company KAMCO, to find out about investment opportunities in the MENA region

The asset management sector in the MENA region, though relatively unexplored, is growing from strength to strength, with a wealth of investment opportunities. One institution that has capitalised on the industry's boom is KAMCO. World Finance speaks to it...

The Commerce Department has permitted two firms to export ultra-light oil, although the White House insists this does not signal a change in policy

US eases crude oil export ban, but denies changing policy

The Commerce Department has permitted two firms to export ultra-light oil, although the White House insists this does not signal a change in policy

Argentina may default on outstanding debt

The US Supreme Court has dolled out a severe blow to the Argentinian economy after ruling that the country has to pay more than $15bn in debt to holdouts

Economists blame weather as US economy contracts in Q1

The country’s economy contracted a little more than expected in the first quarter. However, macroeconomic indicators suggest there is cause for optimism moving forwards

The private equity market is Bangladesh’s ‘biggest opportunity’, says LR Global

World Finance interviews Reaz Islam, Managing Partner of LR Global Bangladesh Asset Management Company, to find out investment opportunities in the country

Foreign direct investment flows into China despite slowing economy

Foreign investment continues to flow into China, though it’s at a considerably slower pace than before as the dragon economy sees a significant slow down in exports and GDP growth

China’s property slowdown could have a domino effect on global commodities

China’s property sector has slumped in 2014. Construction and house prices have dropped rapidly, and shockwaves are being felt across the global commodities market. Rita Lobo wonders whether the real estate sector is the first teetering tile in a row of dominos

Banca CIS on San Marino’s economic potential

World Finance speaks to Professor Massimo Merlino and Daniele Guidi from Banca CIS to discuss San Marino’s economic potential

Let’s talk about Europe

A panel of esteemed experts met at the World Economic Forum meeting in Davos yesterday to discuss Europe’s goal to raise competitiveness

Davos update: problems remain for Europe

There are numerous challenges facing Europe’s lacklustre economy, not least of which being the region’s inflexible labour markets and horrific youth unemployment situation

Argon Asset Management on the future of South Africa’s retirement industry

World Finance interviews Dr Manas Bapela and Mothobi Seseli from Argon Asset Management to find out about the future of South Africa’s retirement industry

KAMCO on the MENA region’s ‘increasing opportunities’ for investors

World Finance speaks to Faisal Sarkhou, Chief Executive of asset management company KAMCO, to find out about investment opportunities in the MENA region

Pakistani anti-terrorism measures not good enough to attract FDI | Video

World Finance interviews Michael Kugelman, Senior Programme Associate for South and Southeast Asia at the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars, on the impact of the Pakistani government’s ground offensive against the Taliban