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Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 10 Nov

Yazan was interviewed by Anchor Nadine Hani. Another wide ranging debate where Yazan was asked about the US election, the positive news about vaccine, the outlook for Saudi and UAE markets, the banking sector and the GCC in general

Yazan Abdeen – Bloomberg – 29 Sept

Yazan was interviewed by Anchors Manus Cranny and Yousef Gamal El-Din on Bloomberg LP. He discussed Saudi market, petrochemicals, Outlook, UAE banks

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 28 Sept

Yazan was interviewed by Anchor Lara Habib. The discussion was related to Saudi valuations, UAE and his market outlook

Yazan Abdeen – CNBC Arabia – 28 Sept

Yazan was interviewed by Anchor May Ben Khadra and Randa Khecha. The discussion was related to Saudi valuations, real estate sector in the UAE and market outlook

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 6 Sept

Yazan was interviewed by anchor Naser El Tibi and discussed the new Saudi futures market and how AD Investment Management use #financialderivatives in one of their funds, the outlook for MENA equities and potential triggers a market correction

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 11 Aug

In the interview with Fatima Daoui, he explained the equity risk premium contraction in the Saudi market and drawing parallels to historical equivalent levels. Yazan calls for caution in the market that is driven by momentum

George Hanna – Bloomberg – 11 Aug

George was interviewed by Manus Cranny and Yousef Gamal El-Din at Bloomberg LP. George spoke about the valuation metrics – such as PE ratios- in the context of prevailing interest rates; and argues that though the Saudi market is indeed overstretched, it is not “2006” expensive. He further discussed how removing supportive #stimulus – though unlikely, and potentially painful initially – could be perceived as a positive signal that the worst is behind us.

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 12 July

Yazan was interviewed by Anchor Lara Habib and discussed the hot topics of the week. These included the outlook for the petrochemical sector, the Q2 earnings season and recent S&P issuers downgrade in the UAE

Yazan Abdeen – Sky News Arabia – 8 July

Yazan was interviewed by Anchor Hafida Elbouchari and discussed the opportunities in the Saudi market, which remains easily the largest by market cap with MENA. He also touched on the growing interaction between the markets and the ideal storm facing banks in the region

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 14 June

Yazan was interviewed by Nadine Hani on a number of topics, these included the implication of global markets volatility on the regional #equity markets and his company’s views on the Saudi banking sector

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 5 May

Yazan Abdeen was interviewed by Nadine Hani and covered Saudi reserves and their debt and rating outlook. He also touched on market behavior and how it isn’t yet factoring in the economic damage from the COVID-19 crisis

Yazan Abdeen – Sky News Arabia – 30 April

Yazan was asked about the correlation between global and regional markets, #oil and how his business stress tests portfolios to ensure they focus on companies which have the capital structure to benefit from a rebirth in the global economy.

George Hanna – Bloomberg – 30 April

George was interviewed by Manus Cranny and Yousef Gamal El-Din . George covered oil, weightings and biggest convictions in their GCC SICAV equity fund

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 12 April

Yazan was interviewed on some of the topics most relevant to #investors during this COVID crisis. These included ADIM’s current investment strategy, flight to safety in sovereign bonds from Saudi and their latest findings from stress-testing on listed companies ability to withstand the current situation

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 29 March

Yazan discussed the outlook for the MENA equity markets, with the key highlights being the flight to safety in Sovereign bonds in Saudi Arabia and ADIM’s stress-testing on the listed companies which are best positioned to cope with the current crisis

Yazan Abdeen – Bloomberg – 18 Feb

Yazan was interviewed, alongside both Filipe Pacheco and Zainab Fattah, by both Manus Cranny and Yousef Gamal El-Din on a wide range of hot topics. This included the top story in the region, DP World going private, which is the largest overweight position in ADIM’s long only portfolio. Yazan also covered the banking sector in Saudi Arabia

Yazan Abdeen – Al Arabiya – 18 Feb

Yazan discussed about Mobily’s restructuring and refinancing phases. He also threw light on how reducing cost of debt will help generating revenue for Mobily

Yazan Abdeen – Bloomberg – 14 Jan

Yazan was interviewed by Manus Cranny and Yousef Gamal El-Din. He discussed his big investment calls for 2020 and touched on Expo, the real estate sector in the UAE and the outlook for Egypt, a market which ADIM, part of Invest AD, is looking to increase its exposure