Category Archives: Summit

Cure for lending constipation needed

Yes, the market for IPOs is opening up, investors are regaining confidence and the worst seems to be over, but challenges are still looming and there's a dire need for a change in regulation. Or so suggested Shuaa Capitals' chief Sameer al-Ansari. Join Discussion

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No bonds for Arabtec; not for now anyway

Just to be clear, Arabtec is not considering a convertible bond issue. Not for now anyway. Join Discussion

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Is investor confidence returning to the Middle East?

A recovery in the Middle East and the prospects for investment are on the agenda at the Reuters Middle East and Investment Summit, taking place in Dubai, Riyadh, Cairo, Kuwait, Beirut, Bagdad, Abu Dhabi and London. Join Discussion

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Infrastructure still top-of-mind in India

On Monday, we kick-off the 2010 India Investment Summit. We'll have exclusive interviews in Mumbai and Bangalore. Is red tape getting better or worse? Which sectors are attracting most interest? How do returns compare with similar projects globally? How do sector companies attract foreign investment in large projects? Are the challenges forcing investors and developers to look overseas instead? These topics and more will be the key points of discussion at the Reuters India Investment Summit in Mumbai and Bangalore September 27-29. Join Discussion

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Lady Gaga may not be the only one singing a new tune in November

The 2010 Reuters Washington Summit included 4 days of on-the-record interviews with policymakers, congressmen and Obama Administration officials here in the DC bureau. The interviews covered a wide range of topics…from the impact of the mid-term elections to the importance of the Lady Gaga vote. Join Discussion

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Shift in power on the horizon in Washington?

Republicans stand poised to gain substantial influence in Congress, putting at stake billions of dollars in investment as a shift among power brokers throws legislative initiatives old and new into doubt. Reuters Washington Summit will bring together an influential line-up of insiders just weeks before Americans cast their votes, promising a must-read stream of exclusive news. Join Discussion

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Lockheed Martin bracing for a new reality

Lockheed Martin Corp is well aligned with the Pentagon's priorities as the defense industry braces for a "new reality" shaped by massive deficits, tighter budgets and rapidly changing security threats. Join Discussion

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Is Apple in Intel’s future?

Tom Kilroy, Intel senior vice president and general manager of sales and marketing speaks at the 2010 Reuters Global Technology Summit in San Francisco. Join Discussion

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VC’s Lament: the ones that got away

Whether it’s passing up on a ticket to Woodstock or not buying Apple stock at $80 a share in January 2009, everybody has regrets. So what do VCs regret? Join Discussion

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Impasse over model haunts raters again

Credit rating agencies are back in the spotlight and, just like a year or two ago, for all the wrong reasons. Join Discussion

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