Special Reports

Facing up to volatile times

The majority of GCC HNWI investors prefer to invest in the region rather than global markets, despite geopolitical concerns. Private banks and wealth managers are therefore likely to act local while thinking global [...]

Warning signs for GCC banks

The heady days of excess capital and liquidity, operating in tandem with double digit growth, are a thing of the past for GCC banks. Today, margin compression, tightening liquidity and cost reduction take centre stage [...]

Soft landing

Qatar’s project pipeline may be slowing given the current environment, but there’s still plenty to keep contractors interested [...]