Market Insight by Daryl Liew - New Moon Arising in Korea
02.08.2017

Soohorang, the white tiger, is the official mascot for the Winter Olympics to be held in PyeongChang, South Korea in February 2018. Considered Korea’s guardian animal, the mascot symbolises protection, a much desired quality for...

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Market Insight by Marco Bonaviri - Are eurozone equities still an attractive play?
05.07.2017

For the past 10 years, Europe has not been popular among global equity investors. The European debt debacle and the bail-out of Greece in 2010 contributed to the long-standing negative sentiment towards “old” Europe. Low...

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Market Insight by Nicolas Roth - Blockchain in financial services, hype or revolution?
13.06.2017

Within the world of investing in 2017, the buzz words hitting the wires constantly are machine learning, robo advisory and artificial intelligence among others. Although the potential use of this technology is promising, the technology...

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Market Insight by Daryl Liew - Is Asia’s Strong Performance Sustainable?
02.05.2017

Asian equities have delivered solid returns in the first four months of the year, largely buoyed by a pickup in the global trade cycle which has boosted economic growth and led to a turnaround in earnings expectations. Meanwhile, the Trump...

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Market Insight by Kinan Khadam-Al-Jame - OMAN: A tiny sultanate that is not afraid to stand alone
04.04.2017

The Sultanate of Oman is a founding member of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), whose members tend to act in a concerted manner when taking strategic decisions. With regards to its foreign policy however, Oman tends to balance the...

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