OPINION

OPINION

It is those enterprising individuals that are initially ridiculed for their interest and investment in such emerging sectors who eventually reap huge returns
The increased participation of large GREs in the capital markets may not only create momentum for the capital markets, but also provide institutional investors access to key strategic sectors of the region
This year should see slower growth, higher inflation, and, crucially for markets, an accelerated tightening from western central banks
As increasingly more corporates set up operations here, developers and landlords will have to be cognisant of the preference for ESG compliant buildings and prepare accordingly
By making low code application development a part of their organizational IT strategy, businesses can reduce technical debt by allowing developers to create quick prototypes or minimum viable products
Shareholder maximisation is an outdated social norm; it is not a concrete truth that we have to follow above all else. We need to create new social norms and new ways of doing business that also consider social, natural and human capital
Energy transition in core Islamic finance countries, and increased ESG awareness among regional issuers, along with improved automation through fintech solutions are expected to support the growth of the sukuk market
The UAE, which has long presented itself as an economy full of possibilities and never shied away from setting new records, 2022 could be a year of resilience for the UAE economy