Middle Eastern tech fund closes at 32 million USD

Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) recently closed its second Middle East Venture Fund at 32 million USD – and in doing so, the venture capital firm became the largest independent funder of new businesses in the Middle East. MEVP specialises…

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Abraaj capital invests 300 million USD into Indian hospital

Investors based in the Middle East are increasingly recognising the wealth of opportunity available in India’s healthcare market, which is developing rapidly. Its development is rising on an incoming tide of foreign capital, provided mainly by institutional investors from liquid…

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Securing deals in the competitive hotel technology market

For a technology solution provider, breaking into a new market requires a clear-cut strategy. In the case of the hospitality market, this strategy ideally involves networking with hoteliers and showcasing solutions in a direct, hands-on manner. Sparking the interest of…

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Dubai-based investor buys US property for 6.3 million USD

Middle Eastern investors remain active in the US real estate market, but are turning their focus away from the traditional investment magnets of Manhattan and Los Angeles to focus on non-mainstream opportunities in gateway and secondary markets, where both the…

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GCC investors seeking prime property in Europe

GCC investors have continued their steady stream of European real estate acquisitions despite the market destabilisation caused by Brexit and recent terrorist attacks on European soil. Investors from the small, oil-rich nation are focused mainly on hospitality assets in key…

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