News, features and analysis of investments in real estate, private equity, hedge funds and commodities.
The FTSE ADS Custom Saudi Minimum Variance Index uses the components of the FTSE Saudi Arabia All Cap Index while rebalancing their weighting to minimise volatility, based on historical return information.Banker Middle East
The easiest way to protect foreign investments against currency risk is to invest in mutual funds or exchange-traded fundsZAWYA
Intended to provide protection against market risks, in the past decade hedge funds have fallen out of favour. But with fears of a correction in equity markets on the cards, should investors reconsider?ZAWYA
The methods through which individual investors can gain exposure to the infrastructure markets have increased in recent yearsZAWYA
The private equity industry claims to offer superior returns to equity markets, but only the top quartile of fund managers have achieved thisZAWYA
Crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending are on the rise in the region as it becomes an increasingly popular way for smaller businesses to raise financeZAWYA