Investments

May: Public investments and climate resiliency

It is fast becoming obvious that our cities are not ready to meet the challenges of the 21st century, due to unsustainable design. Climate change is a game-changer – and not just because of risks to municipal infrastructure posed by extreme weather events like hurricanes and forest fires. Having embraced low-density suburban design, our cities will struggle with resiliency related ...

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Armenia, Egypt sign MoU on cooperation in investments field

12:49, 30 September, 2017 YEREVAN, SEPTEMBER 30, ARMENPRESS. Armenia’s minister of economic development and investments Suren Karayan and Egyptian minister of investment and international cooperation Sahar Nasr on September 30 signed a memorandum of understanding on the cooperation in the field of investments, press service of the Armenian ministry told Armenpress. During the private talk the sides highlighted the importance ...

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Does GCP Infrastructure Investments Limited’s (LSE:GCP) PE Ratio Signal A Buying Opportunity? – Simply Wall St News

GCP Infrastructure Investments Limited (LSE:GCP) is trading with a trailing P/E of 15.6x, which is lower than the industry average of 17x. Although some investors may jump to the conclusion that this is a great buying opportunity, understanding the assumptions behind the P/E ratio might change your mind. Today, I will explain what the P/E ratio is as well as ...

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Need to diversify? Create wealth by investing into Alternative Investment Funds

Sep 30, 2017 12:33 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com In the process of evaluation of one’s financial goals, the requirement of liquidity at intervals and the ability to absorb the risk (drawdowns) in achieving the same is necessary. It was a path-breaking evolution for investors and fund management industry when SEBI launched the very forward-looking Alternative Investment Funds guidelines in ...

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EVE) – Simply Wall St News

EVE Investments Limited (ASX:EVE), a AUD$5.93M small-cap, operates in the capital markets industry, which has recently been facing serious existential threats resulting from potential disintermediation and disruption from new technology. Many banks and capital markets firms, particularly the large, complex institutions, have been simplifying their business and operating models over the last few years, both for economic reasons and to ...

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Why Indian households are investing ever more in stocks, equity, mutual funds, not property and gold

A simple way to understand macro-economic growth is to imagine the national economy as one vast business conglomerate. Like any business, the Gross Domestic Product must be fuelled by investment and consumption. In India, both investment and consumption are largely driven by households. Household consumption accounted for 59.4% of the GDP in 2016, according to the World Bank. In comparison, ...

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Socso to improve investment returns – Business News

Social security fund needs to keep up with growing liability A UNIQUE feature of the Malaysian capital market is the strong presence of local government-linked investment funds. There are seven major government-linked investment companies (GLICs) with total assets under management worth more than RM1 trillion and this is still growing. GLICs, which in recent times have been known for their ...

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A no-win game in oil palm schemes – Business News

Investors in Golden Palm Growers are the latest casualties as the management company proposes early termination. Salient points – The lure of oil palm farm-sharing interest schemes – Increasing premature scheme terminations when plantations are in their prime age – Will investors be able to recover their investments?   THE lure of putting money into oil palm plantations has been ...

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