Daily Agenda: Yemen Conflict Rattles Oil Markets
Dubai exchange divests LSE stake; German consumer confidence rises as do U.K. retail sales; Europe private credit shows contraction.
March 26, 2015
Lack of OPEC Control Means a Wild Ride for Oil Prices
The cartel of oil producers has abdicated control since 2008. The result has been massive oil price swings that would put most roller coasters to shame.
January 16, 2015
Qatar, Saudi, UAE Equities Fueled by Oil
With national coffers flush with oil and gas revenues, countries in the Gulf are ramping up spending — and pushing up regional equities as a result.
April 20, 2014
A Gulf Struggle to Emerge from Frontier Status
Why Qatar and the UAE can’t seem to hit it off with MSCI.
August 23, 2012
Dubai Still Digging Out of Debt
The emirate’s outlook improves thanks to aggressive bank debt restructuring and an uptick in trade and tourism, but don’t break out the champagne just yet.
June 27, 2012
Digging Out Dubai
Dubai clearly cannot resolve the issue of short-term maturing debt on its own.
December 21, 2009