Investment accounts

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September 2019 investment update

The summer of 2019 was always going to be a tricky time to navigate. When trading volumes lighten, macro news can cause elevated volatility across asset classes. Our September monthly investment update is now available to download and view online.

Team Human vs Team Tech

Douglas Rushkoff, media theorist, documentarian and Professor of Media Theory and Digital Economics at Queens College, CUNY, argues that by unthinkingly embracing disruptive technology, we could lose sight of what makes us human.

Dolfin shortlisted twice in the International Investment Awards 2019

Simon Black, our Head of Investment Management, has been shortlisted in the ‘Emerging Talent of the Year’ category and Dolfin as a firm for ‘Excellence in Client Service’, in the annual International Investment Awards. Voting is now open.

Diary. Macro & Markets

A postcard from Oman

A major maritime trading post for centuries, Oman’s strategic Arabian Peninsula location fostered a nation of traders, tacticians and empire-builders. Fast forward to 2019, and there’s a new wave of opportunity on the horizon for investors, says Adrian Christofides, Director, Ultra-High-Net-Worth and Family Offices in Asia, Dolfin.

Dolfin
/ 17 September 2019

Postcard from Nigeria

Africa’s largest economy is still in the process of recovering from its 2016 recession, and the unmet needs of its fast-growing population present significant opportunities for investors, writes Temidire Odesanya, Relationship Manager at Dolfin

Temidire Odesanya
/ 20 August 2019

Innovation island

Ahead of FinanceMalta’s annual conference in June, the organisation’s chairman Kenneth Farrugia speaks to Dolfin about how innovation is driving the development of the island’s financial services sector.

Dolfin
/ 27 May 2019

Postcard from Belgium

With its longstanding history of providing ‘neutral ground’ on which to build collaborative organisations like Euroclear, SWIFT and MasterCard, it’s perhaps no surprise that, today, Belgium is fostering some innovative fintech projects. Our CMO, Andrew Carrier, reports from the country where he grew up.

Andrew Carrier
/ 11 December 2018

Postcard from Russia

No one talks about BRICS any more, and among the major emerging markets, Russia is particularly out of favour with investors. But it’s time to take a fresh look at the world’s largest country, says Dolfin’s Head of Engineering, Konstantin Mashukov, of his homeland.

Konstantin Mashukov
/ 13 November 2018

Postcard from Switzerland

Switzerland’s highly decentralised system of cantons competing with each other to attract businesses has helped secure its reputation as a safe haven for investors, explains Maria Ivanova, Sales Marketing Manager at Dolfin, who is a Swiss national.

Maria Ivanova
/ 11 September 2018

Postcard from Malta

The momentum of the Maltese economy shows no signs of abating. The country is well placed to become an important bridge between post-Brexit Britain and the EU, and to keep growing and diversifying. Moreover, it has embraced many of the latest digital sectors, including digital ledger technologies (blockchain) and crypto currencies, writes Ramon Bondin, CEO of Dolfin Asset Services.

Ramon Bondin
/ 31 July 2018

Postcard from India

Priyank Lakhia, Relationship Manager at Dolfin, reports on the seismic changes taking place in his home country, and how their effect is being felt globally.

/ 24 April 2018

Postcard from Greece

The Greek government’s economic forecasts suggest recovery and solid growth in 2018, but the reality of day-to-day life in Greece is rather different, writes Dolfin’s Head of Sales, Georgios Ercan, who recently returned from a visit to his home country.

Georgios Ercan
/ 13 March 2018

Postcard from France

Valentin Vincendon, Dolfin’s Head of Product Development, looks at the prospects for the technology sector in his home country and explores whether start-up fever can generate long-term heat.

Dolfin
/ 6 December 2017

Postcard from China

China is making – and losing – wealth at an incredible speed. It’s part and parcel of the process of building (or in China’s case, rebuilding) a superpower and superpowered economy fit for purpose, says Giles Cheney, Head of China Desk at Dolfin

/ 25 September 2017