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13 Aug 2011
Mena-based managers are set to win mandates for a new suite of UK-based Shariah-compliant pension products, Mena FM has learned
12 Aug 2011
Russell’s Global Index has upgraded the UAE from frontier to emerging market status, and S&P Indices is likely to follow suit, Mena FM has learned
12 Aug 2011
The Pension Fund of Czech Savings Bank PFCS is to increase its emerging market allocations through corporate bonds, Mena FM has learned
12 Aug 2011
The $1.8bn Oklahoma Police Pension and Retirement System (OPPRS) is conducting a search for a new emerging markets manager
11 Aug 2011
Dubai’s Arqaam Capital has launched its second fund, targeting value stocks across Mena
10 Aug 2011
Tunisian broker Tuniso Saoudienne D’Intermediation SA (TSI) has simultaneously launched two funds, FCP Afek CEA and FCP Al Imteiz.
9 Aug 2011
Saudi Arabian investment bank Al Khabeer Capital has launched its debut public fund offering.
8 Aug 2011
Franklin Templeton has closed its Mena fund to Canadian investors, citing a lack of interest in the region
7 Aug 2011
The Middle East’s fund market is improving, but fund managers should be making changes ahead new UAE asset management regulations, according to new research.
5 Aug 2011
Emirates NBD is planning to relaunch its Emirates Islamic Alternative Strategies Fund in collaboration with MAN/GLG, Mena FM has learned.
4 Aug 2011
HSBC has announced plans to cut approximately 30,000 jobs globally and exit operations in 20 countries over the next two years, despite strong H1 Mena profits
4 Aug 2011
Offshore fund of funds Fund Management Group (FMG) has launched a ‘Rising 6’ fund to invest in economies showing sustainable long-term growth prospects.