Investment accounts

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January 2020 investment update

Global equities made further gains in December, appreciating 2.9 per cent (as measured by MSCI World Index), taking their annual performance to 25.2 per cent, the best result for global...

Transformative technology

The technology platform supporting all facets of Dolfin’s business is now in place and ready for the next phase of growth. Richard Webb, who headed the project, and Amir Nabi, our COO, reflect on the experience and what now lies ahead.

Dolfin model portfolios outperform their benchmarks

We have announced our model portfolio performance for the year ending 31 December 2019, with strong performance across the board.

Diary. Macro & Markets

Africa’s growing taste for cross-border investments

Rapid growth and increasing foreign direct investment in Africa has given rise to a new class of wealthy individuals and corporations. Sebastian Halle-Smith, Senior Relationship Manager at Dolfin, explores how they are choosing to invest their wealth and whether there is a renewed scramble for Africa as a result.

Dolfin
/ 3 December 2019

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.

Adrian Christofides
/ 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