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Investment banking trends: the year 2022...

The year 2021 has turned out to be a rich year for investment bankers with unprecedented opportunities emerging across various verticals in finance and investment. By Jyoti Prakash Gadia The year 2021 has turned out to be a rich year for investment bankers with unprecedented opportunities emerging across various verticals in finance and investment. Despite […]

NJ’s first bank protecting more seniors

Community submitted content and photo First Bank announced its partnership with the Senior Housing Crime Prevention Foundation, which provides protection and a better quality of life for vulnerable residents of senior housing. As part of the Senior Crimestoppers program, First Bank’s donation of approximately $ 20,000 will directly help residents of Medford Care Center in […]

Investments in infrastructure must focus...

Illustration by Andrea Ucini Text size Judith Rodin is the past president of the Rockefeller Foundation and the University of Pennsylvania and has served on nine boards of public companies. She is the author of The resilience dividend: being strong in a world where things go wrong. New federal dollars for infrastructure will go to […]

Launch of ‘Sharia Compliant’ Liquidity F

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Wednesday introduced Sharia-compliant liquidity facilities for the Islamic banking institutions for the first time to enable them to offer better yields and rates to their customers on deposits and loans. SBP believed that the introduction of the aforementioned liquidity facilities will put the Islamic banking sector on […]

New CSSF circulars reforming the long re...

To print this article, simply register or connect to On December 22, 2021, the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (“CSSF“) published three new circulars dated December 17, 2021 effectively reforming the Long Report: A circular for Luxembourg collective investment undertakings (“Circular 21/790“). A circular addressed to investment fund managers authorized in Luxembourg (“Circular […]

SEBI asks mutual funds not to invest in ...

SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi has said that until government policy is clear it would not be ideal to invest in crypto. Indian market regulator SEBI has advised domestic mutual funds to defer investing in crypto assets until its regulatory framework is clarified. At a press conference on Tuesday, the chairman of the Securities and Exchange […]

SEBI asks mutual funds to refrain from c...

Last month, Invesco Mutual Fund suspended the launch of its blockchain fund in India Government expected to table cryptocurrency bill during current winter session of parliament Bill should recognize cryptocurrencies as an asset class and ban their use as currency Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) Chairman Ajay Tyagi has said that mutual funds […]

Haworth to acquire Mikomax – Grand Rapid

A Dutch furniture company has announced its intention to acquire a manufacturer of acoustic pod solutions based in Poland. Haworth, based in the Netherlands, announced on Tuesday (December 21st) that it had signed an agreement to acquire Mikomax Smart Office, based in Poland, in Lodz, a family-owned manufacturer of acoustic modules for telephone conversations, videoconferencing, […]

Bank funds and PSUs: the best bank mutua...

Are you looking for relatively safer debt funds to invest in the New Year? If so, you should check bank debt funds and PSUs. These plans are mandated to invest at least 80% of their corpus in debt investments of banks, public sector companies and public financial institutions. These plans have offered returns of 3.55% […]

Qatar’s banking sector shows resilience,

Qatar’s banking sector has shown resilience and recorded impressive business growth in 2021, driven by the need to continue supporting the country’s future ambitions.The measures taken by the Central Bank of Qatar (QCB) have allowed the quality of the banking sector’s assets to be monitored this year.Total assets of Qatari banks grew 0.2% month-on-month (MoM), […]