Investment©2015 Hydrocarbon Processing60Investment Municipals: ripe for disruption?Want to see improvements to your town or city? Don’t just rely on municipal budgets. New crowdfunding sources are springing up. The disruptors even have municipal bond markets in their sights., 15 Dec 2014 14:30:00 GMTFive Qatari investment institutions that aren’t the QIAA look at Qatar Foundation Endowment, QPI, Qatar Sports Investment, Qatar Luxury Group and Hassad Food., 28 Nov 2014 14:45:00 GMTInside investment: Hobbesian optionA war of all against all in currency markets will not be pretty. For some countries it may also be too little, too late. The International Monetary Fund has failed in its role as the arbiter of currency values., 26 Nov 2014 16:45:00 GMTGulf investing no longer a one-way streetGrowing investor comfort in region; IFA culture developing., 26 Nov 2014 16:00:00 GMTAgainst the tide: A new era for energyThe US looks to benefit from a changing energy landscape, at the expense of Russia and the Middle East, while Europe will be happier to be less reliant on those producers., 26 Nov 2014 14:15:00 GMTInside investment: Uranium – Metal of the mind and TohokuInvestment is easy when you can immanentize the eschaton. But even radioactive assets such as uranium can be worth running a Geiger counter over., 03 Nov 2014 14:30:00 GMTReal estate: A curious case for QatarThe QIA has found itself on both sides of a property spat. But when in-fighting turns into a court case, only the lawyers will end up winning., 29 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMTPhilippines fumbles its infrastructureOften touted as having the region’s best growth prospects, the nation is struggling to make sure those hopes come true and aren’t dashed by poor foundations., 07 Oct 2014 15:30:00 GMTChina banking: Cinda – on the ball or to the wall?Asset management company Cinda is a stark example of the implausible nature of China’s financial system. It has transformed its business model from an NPL warehouse to what some call a giant shadow bank. With more AMCs in the pipeline, analysts are beginning to question if China understands the risks it is piling up., 19 Sep 2014 17:00:00 GMTCommodities: special focusEuromoney's recent coverage of the hard and soft commodities sector, with a special focus on emerging markets., 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTOil price lessons from 1983Crude oil prices dropped precipitously in the latter part of 2014, raising challenging questions about where they might go in 2015. Undershooting well below a mythical fundamental equilibrium price is a distinct possibility if history is any guide., 15 Dec 2014 11:00:00 GMTOil might soon be $25 a barrel or lessFrom the archives: What Bluford H Putnam and Lee Thomas said about the falling oil price in 1983, 10 Dec 2014 17:00:00 GMT