A series of introductory guides to investment types, asset classes and technologies shaping the sector.
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
AI may be overhyped, but used correctly it could have the power to transform processesZAWYA
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
Socially-responsible investments are growing in popularity - as are the ways in which they can be madeZAWYA
An investment strategy that has its basis in Islamic finance is not only true to shariah law, but also avoids some of the excessive risks associated with financial leverageZAWYA