Finance markets

COVID-19 a catalyst for the development of Islamic finance markets: Expert

Doha: The COVID-19 pandemic is expected to be a catalyst for much needed progress in the development of Islamic financial markets around the world. At the height of the pandemic, the International Islamic Liquidity Management Corporation (IILM) increased the size of its sukuk program to $ 4 billion and increased the total volume of its […]

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“SPAC impact on leveraged financial markets”

LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In a new research paper, Robert cohen, CFA, Director of the Global Developed Credit team at DoubleLine Capital LP, studies the impact of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) on target companies and their indebtedness before and after the targets merge into SPAC. While the proliferation of […]

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Untangl CEO explains how Insurtech startups are disrupting financial markets

Untangl Co-Founder and CEO Richard Stewart Told Information Age How Insurtech Startups Disrupted Financial Markets Stewart explained how sensitive data is secured and the trends he sees happening in Insurtech going forward. Insurtech startups are leveraging digital technologies to reduce complexity in the insurance industry, while making customer service more efficient and intuitive. As the […]

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Latvia attracted 1.25 billion euros in international financial markets / Article

These are historically the lowest maturity and coupon levels reached in international markets when issuing Latvian debt securities, the Treasury said. The Republic of Latvia bond issue has reached the highest demand from investors in terms of number and volume: overall, interest in the bond investment opportunity has been shown by more than 100 investors, […]

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The 10 Best Finance, Markets & Economics Podcasts of 2019

Chris Hondros / Getty Images Podcasts are fast becoming a leading medium for obtaining timely macro information – perhaps because they are often more convenient to consume than reading a long tome or academic article filled with jargon. In fact, we spend so much time listening to podcasts that we’ve curated our top ten for […]