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EMIS Interviews

Dodging Big Brother

Developer of CryptTalk service seeks funding

July 29, 2014 | Source: EMIS
Cable power play

Croatian cable maker Elka mulls expansion in Africa

July 23, 2014 | Source: EMIS
From Russia with cash

Buran Venture Capital eyes new targets

July 18, 2014 | Source: EMIS

News from Emerging Markets

In a release Pollack said that 30 July was the last day of the grace period for Argentina to pay hundreds of millions of dollars of interest to its exchange bondholders, those who accepted the 2005 and 2010 restructured bonds.
August 1, 2014 | Source: Merco Press - Argentina
Russia's No. 2 oil producer LUKoil said Thursday that it will likely be forced to trim its investment program as a result of Western sanctions. "The fact that the access to financing would be hampered would [lead] to cuts in our costs and investment programs," CEO Vagit Alekperov said, Reuters reported.
August 1, 2014 | Source: The Moscow Times
The Chinese economy is expected to grow about 7.5 percent this year and implementation of reforms would help the country achieve a more balanced and inclusive growth, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Wednesday.
August 1, 2014 | Source: Daily Industry Updates
The central government (which includes the Treasury, Social Security and the Central Bank) reported a primary surplus of R$17.2 billion until June, only 21.3% of the full-year fiscal target.
August 1, 2014 | Source: Valor Economico International
Business practitioners are urging the incoming government to prioritize infrastructure programs by increasing the participation of private companies in the projects in order to drive business growth.
August 1, 2014 | Source: The Jakarta Post
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas decided yesterday to raise its key interest rates for the first time in more than one-and-a-half year. The BSP's Monetary Board raised by 25 basis points its overnight borrowing and lending rates to 3.75 percent and 5.75 percent, respectively.
August 1, 2014 | Source: Philstar

A Message from our CEOs – past and present

EMIS staff share their memories

Upcoming Events Supported by EMIS

The premier platform for fostering investment, trade and thought leadership between Africa and Asia.

Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore

August 27, 2014

The main theme for the conference this year will be: Global Trends, Local Impacts.

Kuwait City

September 9, 2014

The event will be directed towards renewable and non-renewable energy, inviting key players to discuss and challenge the current developments in the market.

Elite World Hotel Istanbul

September 16, 2014

‘Golden Land’ continues its dramatic re-emergence into the international community.

Nay Pyi Daw, Myanmar

September 16, 2014

The event aims at explaining the dynamics of Egypt’s changing political, economic, financial, regulatory and monetary systems to the international markets.

Cairo, Egypt

September 16, 2014

Largest gathering of Fortune 500 strategy professionals

Rydges World Square, Sydney, Australia

September 17, 2014

Driving Business Success Through Big Data

Rydges World Square, Sydney, Australia

September 17, 2014

The conference will analyse the Renzi Government privatisation programme from the perspective of international investors as well as its impact on the domestic political economy.

Hotel Principe di Savoia, Milan

September 18, 2014

The Moscow Times invites guests to take part in its annual conference on M&A trends.

Marriott Royal Aurora, Moscow

September 18, 2014

The world's premier agriculture investment conference - Global Markets, Regional Risk and Return Profiles, Crop Specifics, Liquid vs. Illiquid Strategies, Exciting New technologies, & Much More

Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

September 23, 2014

Unique and biggest in Russia opportunity to get real understanding of market trends and borrowers’ expectations.

Moscow, Marriott Courtyard

September 25, 2014

Benchmarking strategies for non-investment professionals in private equity.

Hilton Amsterdam

September 29, 2014

The event regularly assesses macroeconomic situation in more than 20 countries of CEE (incl. Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan)

Danubius Grand Hotel Margitsziget, Budapest

October 13, 2014

The Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership.


October 17, 2014

MENA’s largest private equity conference

Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre

October 19, 2014

Turkish real estate market performance, trends and analysis

Elite World Hotel Istanbul, Turkey

October 23, 2014

This summit offers regional SFOs, MFOs, wealth advisors, and international fund managers and consultants an intimate environment for a focused discussion of key new drivers shaping wealth preservation and investment strategy.

Hilton Kuala Lumpur Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

October 27, 2014

Europe’s foremost private equity institutional investor conference (850+ attendees, 260+ senior level LPs, 380+ GPs, 40 countries)

The Westin, Paris - Vendome

November 18, 2014

One of the leading “must-attend” infrastructure-investment platforms in Turkey.

Movenpick Hotel, Ankara

November 26, 2014

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