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Over the last decade Bangladesh has seen growth in exports, remittance, agriculture and its GDP. However, with lacking fiscal resources, the country is struggling to reach its full potential

With greater investment, Bangladesh’s economic potential is huge

Over the last decade Bangladesh has seen growth in exports, remittance, agriculture and its GDP. However, with lacking fiscal resources, the country is struggling to reach its full potential

Bangladesh has experienced a consistent GDP growth trajectory – more than six percent over the last 10 years. Cheap labour cost (one-fifth of China and half of India), and a young consumer base of 160 million with progressively higher purchasing power, ...

The MILA region has increased in importance for global investors over the last few years. As many countries start to feel a sense of recovery, are regional regulations aiding fiscal growth?

Credicorp on the global importance of the MILA region

The MILA region has increased in importance for global investors over the last few years. As many countries start to feel a sense of recovery, are regional regulations aiding fiscal growth?

Governments in the Mercado Integrado Latinoamericano (MILA) region have provided a unique and welcoming regulatory framework for investment. Coupled with the increasing opportunities and steady growth channels across the region, investors seem to be headi...

The country’s investment landscape has livened up in recent years, owing to a series of radical reforms, a burgeoning economy, and a strong financial services sector

Kuwait becomes one of the world’s most hospitable investment landscapes

The country’s investment landscape has livened up in recent years, owing to a series of radical reforms, a burgeoning economy, and a strong financial services sector

Kuwait is a nation transformed, spearheaded by a generation of pioneering players who have each offered their experience to the emergence of a burgeoning national economy, and seen to it that it has strong fundamentals to match. Here is a region that 50...

Years of unfulfilled pension promises have created a $1trn funding gap that is only now beginning to close

Pension funding gaps cause turmoil throughout America

Years of unfulfilled pension promises have created a $1trn funding gap that is only now beginning to close

Alfredo Lalia on the Brazilian private pension industry | HSBC Insurance Brasil | Video

World Finance interviews Alfredo Lalia, CEO of HSBC Insurance Brasil, on the growth of the Brazilian private pension industry

FCA pension report leaves insurance market reeling | Video

World Finance interviews Tom McPhail, Head of Pensions Research at Hargreaves Lansdown, about the impact of the FCA pension report on the insurance market

Finanz Konzept: masters of the EU asset management market

Even in spite of the global financial crisis, investors like Finanz Konzept have been able to successfully navigate the European asset management market

Emerging markets key to high returns, says Argo

Argo – the alternative asset management firm – has been investing in emerging market distressed securities for over ten years, with great results

Adapt or die: Finles’ savvy approach to investment management

Finles Capital Management are experts when it comes to providing successful opportunities for investors globally

Lloyd’s of London built a reputation as the place to insure practically anything, but a scandal in the 1980s severely damaged its reputation. Now may be the time for investors to give it a second chance

Never dull at Lloyd’s of London: 1688 to present

Lloyd’s of London built a reputation as the place to insure practically anything, but a scandal in the 1980s severely damaged its reputation. Now may be the time for investors to give it a second chance

Yilmaz Yildiz on the Turkish insurance sector | Zurich Sigorta | Video

World Finance talks to Yilmaz Yildiz, CEO of Zurich Sigorta, about how Turkey’s economic growth and demographics have impacted on its insurance sector

Choy Chung-Foo on Renminbi insurance | BOC Group Life Assurance | Video

World Finance interviews Choy Chung-Foo, CEO of BOC Group Life Assurance, on the internationalisation of the Renminbi currency

Rio de Janeiro is getting a face lift, courtesy of investors attracted to the city by the World Cup and Olympic Games. Rita Lobo finds out that not all urban redevelopment is welcomed by the local population

Olympics catalyst for Rio redevelopment

Rio de Janeiro is getting a face lift, courtesy of investors attracted to the city by the World Cup and Olympic Games. Rita Lobo finds out that not all urban redevelopment is welcomed by the local population

Why German real estate is a hot investment market

The German real estate market is thriving in spite of difficult economic conditions

Arthur Lang on Asia’s real estate market | CapitaLand | Video

World Finance interviews Arthur Lang, Group CFO of CapitaLand, on Asia’s burgeoning real estate market and potential future investments

CFOs are the new knowledge executives, says KPMG leader

Don Mailliard, North American Leader for Financial Management at KPMG, discusses the changing role of CFOs, and how they can help create ‘intelligent enterprises’

Spanish royals accused of fraud and corruption

A case of money laundering and tax fraud against Princess Cristina of Spain has sparked a heated debate of preferential treatment in a country already inflamed by austerity

Caterpillar questioned by US Senate over $2.4bn unpaid taxes

Deal between Caterpillar and Swiss tax authorities allowed company to pay four percent rates, committee hears