Latest Global News

13th January 2023

North AmericaHolistic Approach to ESG Will Make Lasting Impact, Says Barrick

The challenges of fighting poverty, climate change and nature loss are inextricably linked and, in order to make a lasting, positive impact on any of them, they …

11th January 2023

AsiaEuropeWorld race for digital currency launch

Britain, China and the European Union are in a race to launch their digital currencies.

9th January 2023

Central & South AmericaBrazil assets unstable

Analysts say Brazilian assets are unstable after Bolsonaro supporters stormed government buildings.

4th January 2023

AfricaEuropeZenith Guild Group, CEO Fope Oluleye

Zenith Guild Group is a group of highly successful companies dedicated to making groundbreaking advancements in their respective fields. …

4th January 2023

North AmericaWealth trends to watch in 2023

The world’s wealthy have a reputation for adding to their fortunes during crisis, as evidenced by huge jumps in …

4th January 2023

AfricaGhana Investment Promotion Centre

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre is Ghana's foremost investment promotion and attraction Agency under the oce of the president. …

3rd January 2023

EuropeWhiskey; an ancient craft, a bright future

If global volatility and fluctuating markets are causing you sleepless nights, now’s the time to join those turning to …

3rd January 2023

AsiaInvestors optimistic on China

Chinese equities could see a comeback helped by the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, more focus on economic growth and …

30th December 2022

EuropeShipping insurers decline cover to Russia, Ukraine and Belarus

Ship insurers are set to cancel war risk cover across Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, as reinsurers face high losses.

27th December 2022

Central & South AmericaM&A Set to Grow in LATAM

Bankers predict M&A volumes will grow up to 20% in the region next year as Latin America becomes more …

23rd December 2022

AsiaMENAChina tightens ties with Gulf

China has tightened its relationship with the Gulf Cooperation Council.

14th December 2022

AsiaHSBC to stop funding new gas and oil fields

HSBC has announced it will stop funding new oil and gas fields. The bank will also require energy clients …

12th December 2022

EuropeMicrosoft buys 4% stake in London Stock Exchange

Microsoft (MSFT.O) is due to buy a 4% equity stake in London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG.L). The move is …

12th December 2022

Risk of external debt increases for poor countries.

Poor countries that are eligible to borrow from the World Bank’s International Development Association (IDA) now spend over a …

1st December 2022

EuropeENI in talks to buy Neptune Energy

Eni is in talks to buy gas and oil producer Neptune Energy for around $5 billion -$6 billion, although …

23rd November 2022

AsiaStudy finds Sovereign investors favour India

India has become the second most favoured market for sovereign wealth funds and public pension fund investors,

21st November 2022

AsiaAsia stocks fall as COVID threat grows in China.

Asian share markets and oil prices slipped today as investors worry about the economic impact from increasing COVID-19 restrictions …

16th November 2022

Central & South AmericaU.S. Inflation reaches peak and goods prices slow

Producer prices in the US had a lower-than-expected increase in October as services decreased for the first time in …

14th November 2022

MENAAldar joins ‘Clean Energy Business Council’ in MENA region

In a move to support energy efficiency in the MENA Region, the real estate entity Aldar Properties has become …

10th November 2022

Crypto giant, Binance rejects deal with FTX

The world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, Binance has rejected a bailout deal with rival company FTX.

4th November 2022

AsiaNew Investment Banking CEO for Maybank Malaysia

Michael Oh-Lau has been appointed new chief executive for investment banking for Malaysia-based Maybank. His new role is effective …

2nd November 2022

EuropeCyprus to host IIFA’s 2023 International Conference

The Cyprus Investment Funds Association (CIFA) has announced that the International Investment Funds Association (IIFA) will hold its 36th …

2nd November 2022

AfricaCOP27 to focus on finance and investment in climate issues

Cop27, the UN Climate Change Conference will be held at Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt from 6-18 November.

31st October 2022

EuropeAterian company joins London Stock Exchange

London Stock Exchange recently welcomed Eastinco Mining and Exploration plc (“Eastinco”), which will be known as Aterian plc (“Aterian”) …

28th October 2022

AsiaNew Chief Enterprise Architect for HKEX

The start of October saw Mr Mark Carr join Hong Kong Exchange & Clearing Limited (HKEX) as Managing Director …

26th October 2022

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting - 2022

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting took place from the 22nd to the 26th of May 2022. The partners …

24th October 2022

Porsche Taycan: The sports car re-imagined with sustainability in mind

From the very beginning, Porsche pursued the vision of producing an all-electric vehicle that would be carbon neutral across …

19th October 2022

Cryptocurrency Platform Bybit Celebrates Record-Breaking Growth

Bybit was launched in March 2018 and after another bumper year, we have decided to publish a review of …