Julian Roche is the chief economist at Cavendish Maxwell. Julian was an analyst with the UK Government. He later helped develop and launch the UK’s residential forecasting service with the firms that merged to become Global Insight. Julian subsequently developed derivatives in the City of London and established real estate futures contracts for what is now the International Commodity Exchange. He also ran a property development and management firm, before eventually serving as an international consultant and trainer to governments, central banks and notable firms including AXA, Citibank, DBS, Deloitte and Thomson Reuters.
Real estate may be a leading indicator of demographic change in the UAE, as opposed to being driven by it01 Jul 2019 - Opinion