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Arnab Das: We Are Caught in a Trap of Excessive Debt

Arnab Das, managing director of research and investment strategy at Roubini Global Economics, argues the most important parallel issues are the distribution between creditors and debtors and the balance between future and present economic activity. Read More

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Positive Change in the Investment Industry Must Start With All of Us

Opening the Middle East Investment Conference in Dubai, speakers recognise the challenges facing investment professionals in the Middle East and call for change. Read More

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Video: Yacoub Nuseibeh, CFA, on the Issues Facing Investment Professionals in the Middle East

In an interview at the kickoff of the fourth annual CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference, CFA Society Emirates President, Yacoub Nuseibeh, CFA, discusses issues on the minds of investment professionals in the region. Read More

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New Survey: Investment Professionals in MENA Favour Political Stability and Good Governance

CFA Institute has released the results of a survey that gauges opinions on the key issues currently facing investment markets in the Middle East and North Africa. Read More

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Ibrahim Warde Discusses Islamic Finance

Professor Ibrahim Warde of Tufts University discusses Islamic finance with Usman Hayat, CFA. Professor Warde will be speaking at the Fourth Annual CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference Read More

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Islamic Finance: Dubai’s Economic Initiative

Dubai is aiming to become a world leader in Islamic finance, and delegates to the Fourth Annual CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference will have a firsthand opportunity to learn more about economic developments in the MENA region. Read More

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Adeel Malik on the Economics of the Arab Spring

Adeel Malik, of the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies at the University of Oxford, discusses his upcoming appearance at the Fourth Annual CFA Institute Investment Conference Read More

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Avinash Persaud on Euro Zone Risks

Avinash Persaud sees the European Union risking bigger booms and more devastating national busts. Persaud will be speaking at the Fourth Annual CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference in Dubai. Read More

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A Message from the President of CFA Society Emirates

This year’s CFA Institute Middle East Investment Conference, held 20–21 March in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is open to all investment professionals and is unlike any other conference in the region. Read More

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