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    HERE’S WHY INVESTORS SHOULD BE WARY OF ICOS

    Every so often, there is a technological advance or breakthrough that gets investors really excited. Cryptocurrencies definitely fit the bill and the biggest buzzword in this field in the past two years has been ICOs or Initial Coin Offerings – the cryptocurrency version of an IPO. ICOs are currently very popular, but there are several…

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    • 4 weeks ago

    Are Domestic Banking Policies Killing Investment Banking?

    External macroeconomic factors are beyond the control of investors and investment bankers, but local factors and domestic policies of several countries, especially emerging Asian markets, are hurting small and medium-sized investment banks and heavily affecting SMEs’ fundraising capabilities. Contrary to popular belief, the policy framework devised in the aftermath of the 2008-2009 global economic meltdown…

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    • 6 months ago

    Cyber security: key challenge and responsibility for investment banks

    Cyber threats are a modern-day peril of the digital age. By the very nature of their business investment banks possess vast quantities of highly sensitive information. When such information is compromised the consequences, in terms of reputational damage and monetary losses, could be significant. By adopting an active cyber security strategy, a sound organizational structure…

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    • 6 months ago

    Investment banking: a challenging task

    Private wealth in the UAE is projected to reach almost $1 trillion by 2020 2017 will be another challenging year for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) investors and investment banking. Investors’ views are most positive in the UAE as compared to other regional countries. Movements in oil prices, regional structural reforms, currency fluctuations, interest rate changes,…

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    • 6 months ago

    Immersive media is virtually the reality

    Brands may have different business methods, but all of them have a fundamental common goal: to engage with their audiences effectively. Internet and digitalization have opened immense opportunities for brand communication. In recent times, while considering web design and new marketing and media strategies, one tends to come across phrases such as ‘immersive experience’ and…

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Unisol operates subsidiary businesses in the natural resources, nuclear-based energy, financial services, media production, international trading, and education sectors. Its natural resources portfolio includes oil and gas, potash and iron ore assets. Unisol pursues growth through the acquisition of underdeveloped assets at competitive valuations. Currently, its anchor assets are located across Africa, where there is significant potential and a competitive cost environment.

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Punkaj Gupta

Punkaj Gupta

Mr. Gupta joined Essel Group in 2012 to oversee the company’s expansion into the EMEA region and the eventual establishment of Essel Group ME in 2015. He has over 20 years of corporate experience in the natural resources and industrial sectors. He has held senior roles at Jindal Saw Pipes, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of iron and steel pipe products, Gap Steel, the Dubai based steel company and Meta Copper, India’s largest manufacturer of copper products. Mr. Gupta sits on the company’s Board of Directors of Simba Energy Inc. the TSX-V listed oil and gas exploration junior focused on the onshore frontier basins of Africa.