As investors become more cautious they are likely to look further afield for products
Over the past two decades Islamic finance has become an increasing focus of the global investment community. Indeed, a recent estimate puts the value of the Islamic finance industry at $1trn worth of assets...
Simon Gergel, manager of the Merchants investment trust, forecasts a much tighter oil market this year and beyond, with a return to higher prices at some point.
The New Year started, as always, with a flurry of forecasts for the next 12 months. But with equity markets having one of their worst starts, a number of commentators have not had to wait as long as usual for some of their forecasts to look a touch optimistic.
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