Investment http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=10©2014 Hydrocarbon Processing60Investment SSA corporate funding: Corruption still weighs down Sub-Saharan AfricaEuromoney Country Risk’s expert panel identifies corruption as the main political risk factor in most countries in the region, though overall economic risk has fallen since 2011.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3381041/SSA-corporate-funding-Corruption-still-weighs-down-Sub-Saharan-Africa.htmlFri, 19 Sep 2014 15:15:00 GMTUS foreign-investment body vexes Asia merger and acquisition bankersEuromoney looks at the fine art of cross-border deal approval as the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States gnashes its teeth.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3367019/US-foreign-investment-body-vexes-Asia-merger-and-acquisition-bankers.htmlWed, 30 Jul 2014 06:45:00 GMTSafaricom and Airtel plan yuMobile acquisitionKenya’s largest mobile phone carriers will push ahead with the acquisition of yuMobile after Kenyan authorities removed a number of restrictive conditions on the deal.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3370692/Safaricom-and-Airtel-plan-yuMobile-acquisition.htmlTue, 12 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMTInside Investment: Arbitrage – over the limitThe global financial crisis might mark the beginning of a broader realization that global hyper-capitalism has reached its limits. The failure of the AstraZeneca/Pfizer merger shows that, for good or ill, a backlash has begun.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3349969/Inside-Investment-Arbitrageover-the-limit.htmlMon, 09 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMTTurkey treads waterOver-reliant on foreign investment to balance its books, Turkey is facing an investor retreat in the face of political instability. The long-term solution is a big expansion of domestic investment of untapped savings, but the instability is slowing this too.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3350520/Turkey-treads-water.htmlTue, 10 Jun 2014 16:00:00 GMTDubai: Waiting for a windfall from IranCan Dubai take advantage of Tehran’s rapprochement with the US to once again become Iran’s de facto financial link to the world?http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3350393/Dubai-Waiting-for-a-windfall-from-Iran.htmlMon, 09 Jun 2014 17:15:00 GMTNew CIO for UBS Wealth ManagementUBS announces that Alex Friedman, global chief investment officer, will be leaving the firm.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3347643/New-CIO-for-UBS-Wealth-Management.htmlMon, 02 Jun 2014 16:15:00 GMTChina helps bridge Russia’s investment gapJoint investment fund undertakes new deals; Kazakhstan’s nationalized bank sell-offs set to go.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3348943/China-helps-bridge-Russias-investment-gap.htmlThu, 05 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMTThree challenges facing Barclays’ new head of wealthAkshaya Bhargava, Barclays' new CEO for wealth and investment management, has his work cut out.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3382998/Three-challenges-facing-Barclays-new-head-of-wealth.htmlMon, 22 Sep 2014 20:00:00 GMT