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Saudi Arabia’s Long-Term Fundamentals: Looking Beyond Oil-Price Volatility
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Saudi Arabia’s Long-Term Fundamentals: Looking Beyond Oil-Price Volatility

Now that Saudi Arabia has become the last G20 country to open its stock market to foreign investors—albeit with restrictions—global investors have access to what we view as one of the more attractive long-term investment stories in the emerging world and an essential gateway to the biggest economy in the Middle East.

The International Attraction of MENA Markets

The International Attraction of MENA Markets

The Saudi Arabian cabinet has finally authorized foreign direct investment in locally listed equities, with market opening now targeted for the first half of 2015. This is unanimously viewed as a massive step forward for the region.