Markets

Key reforms are boosting the Mexican economy and pulling in investors that are otherwise fleeing volatile Latin American markets

Mexico’s reforms make the country increasingly attractive to investors

Key reforms are boosting the Mexican economy and pulling in investors that are otherwise fleeing volatile Latin American markets

At a time when money is flowing out of emerging markets, particularly those in Latin America, Mexico stands as a bastion for investment, pulling in record flows as its growth continues to excel. Key reforms and trade agreements have helped make it the 11t...

Dubai airline says it will buy more A380s if Airbus puts revamp request into action

Emirates could buy 80 superjumbos from Airbus by 2020

Dubai airline says it will buy more A380s if Airbus puts revamp request into action

French aircraft manufacturer Airbus has been called on by its biggest customer, Emirates, to fit its four-engine A380 superjumbo with new Rolls Royce motors to boost poor sales. Emirates Airline has said it will buy 60 to 80 A380 aircrafts if the planes a...

US unemployment ‘result of people giving up’; emerging markets ‘little’ exposed, says economist

World Finance speaks to author and economist Jerome Booth about how a rise in US interest rates might affect emerging economies

It's only a matter of time before US interest rates, which have been at a historical low, rise. But with unemployment figures better than expected, the government will raise rates sooner. So what does this mean for emerging economies? World Finance speaks...

Dr Salimo Abdula on oil production in Mozambique | Intelec Holdings | Video

World Finance interviews Dr Salimo Abdula, chairman of Intelec Holdings, on oil production in Mozambique

Fernando Calvillo and Manuel Calvillo on natural gas in Mexico | Fermaca | Video

World Finance interviews Fernando Calvillo and Manuel Calvillo from Fermaca about the transportation of natural gas in Mexico

Zoltán Áldott on economic development in Croatia | INA | Video

World Finance interviews Zoltán Áldott, President of the Management Board of INA, on how the oil company is contributing to economic development in Croatia

Glencore Xstrata's Las Bambas project in Peru is set to go to a Chinese consortium and fetch almost $6bn in cash for the Anglo-Swiss multinational

Glencore sells Peruvian copper mine for $6bn

Glencore Xstrata’s Las Bambas project in Peru is set to go to a Chinese consortium and fetch almost $6bn in cash for the Anglo-Swiss multinational

Aluminium premiums soar towards record heights

The increase in metal production and subsequent lowering of price, in conjunction with high energy costs and hoarding investors, leaves the metal market bare

Will copper prices rebound this year?

After a succession of fundamental changes to global demand and economic performance, copper prices have hit a seven-month high on the LME

The recent turmoil in emerging markets, starting from the US Federal Reserve’s decision to taper off its bond purchases and culminating in Russia’s position on Ukraine, has brought to the fore the issue of risk aversion

IronFX explores impact of risk aversion on currency markets

The recent turmoil in emerging markets, starting from the US Federal Reserve’s decision to taper off its bond purchases and culminating in Russia’s position on Ukraine, has brought to the fore the issue of risk aversion

HotForex: on a mission to become the most reliable forex broker | Video

World Finance interviews George Koumandaris, CEO of HotForex, to find out what the company is doing to achieve its mission of becoming the most reliable broker in the industry

Markos Kashiouris on the evolution of the forex market | Iron FX | Video

World Finance interviews Markos Kashiouris, Chairman and CEO of IronFX, about how the forex market has evolved over the past five years

QIB sprearheads innovation in Islamic banking products

Qatar Islamic Bank – the first Islamic bank in Qatar – is constantly focused on developing new and innovative Islamic banking products and services

Acting CEO to drive innovation and growth at Qatar First Bank

The newly appointed Acting CEO of Qatar First Bank, Ahmad Meshari, is one of the most influential names in Islamic finance, and looks set to lead the firm on to unprecedented success

Bank Nizwa prospers as Oman embraces Islamic banking

As the first Islamic finance institution in the country, Bank Nizwa is leading the way in opening up the promising Omani market for customers and investors alike

Apple’s $3bn deal to buy Beats shows a departure in its growth strategy, and could be seen as a desperate bid to recapture its former popularity

Could Apple’s purchase of Beats restore the brand to its former ‘cool’ glory?

Apple’s $3bn deal to buy Beats shows a departure in its growth strategy, and could be seen as a desperate bid to recapture its former popularity

Tarmin discusses its unique approach to data storage | Video

World Finance talks to Shahbaz Ali, President and CEO of Tarmin Inc, about how his company is rising to the challenge of data storage

Path Solutions steps up digital banking

With online banking trends on the increase and more products designed to cater for mobile devices, the tech industry is having to adapt globally at an incredible rate