Emerging Markets Roundup: Middle East

GULF BONDS PROVIDE SHELTER FOR INVESTORS FROM CRISIS By Gordon Platt The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states are enjoying enormous demand for their debt from global investors. Sukuk, or Islamic bonds, are particularly popular, in part because of their relative ...

Winners’ Circle: Subcustodians

REIGNING SUPREME By Kathryn Tully Global Finance evaluates the Best of the Best Subcustodians in The Winners' Circle: An ongoing look at the top awards winners over the magazine's 25-year history, launched as part of our 25th Anniversary in 2012. ...

Emerging Markets Roundup: Middle East

SOVEREIGN WEALTH FUNDS JUMP INTO THE MARKETS By Gordon Platt Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) are once again dipping their toes in markets worldwide, even those that saw investments last year grow cold. Saudi power company launches landmark sukuk ...