10 April, 2012
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29 February, 2016

Global Capital Middle East Report: Cash Strapped Governments Look to Project Finance

Global Capital, February 2016 For the first time in a generation, governments in the Gulf may need more […]
29 February, 2016

Global Capital Middle East Report: Rich States Adjust to Harsher Climate as Oil Keeps Flowing

Global Capital, February 2016 The Gulf states are steadily coming to terms with a new and most unwelcome […]
29 February, 2016

Global Capital Middle East Report: Regional Bid Holds Up As Internationals Turn Away

Global Capital, February 29 2016 The Middle East is facing a liquidity crunch as a number of factors — […]
1 January, 2016

What Exactly are the Santiago Principles For?

Euromoney, January 2016   Peter Costello faced a challenging gig. The chairman of the Future Fund, and better […]
1 January, 2016

GCC Liquidity: Islamic Advantage

Euromoney op-ed, January 2016 Islamic banks in the GCC may have two advantages over their conventional counterparts at […]
1 January, 2016

Network International Sale Shows Dearth of Gulf IPOs

Euromoney, January 2016 Read it at Euromoney.com here Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic’s purchase of 49% of Network […]
7 December, 2015

Oil Production Stays High, Oil Price Stays Low: Who Benefits and Who Loses Out?

Forbes.com, December 7 2015   To read this article, click here
1 December, 2015

Middle East Liquidity Crunch Starts to Bite

Euromoney, December 2016   Read it at Euromoney.com here  Middle East liquidity is facing an increasingly stern test […]
1 December, 2015

Thursby Says NBAD’s Global Ambitions Intact

Euromoney, December 2015 The tightening liquidity squeeze in the Gulf has triggered questions about the ambitious international expansion […]
1 November, 2015

Gulf Markets: The Liquidity Well Runs Dry

Euromoney, November 2015 There are two trends underway in the Gulf capital markets today, individually interesting but problematic […]
1 November, 2015

Oman Demonstrates the Bite in Middle East Liquidity

Euromoney, November 2015 The low oil price is starting to bite among oil economies, and it couldn’t be […]
20 October, 2015

Middle East Faces Lost Decade

Emerging Markets IMF editions, October 2015 The Middle East is heading for a “cycle of sustained economic decline,” […]