Monthly Investment and Research Commentary – October 2015

Country Ranking Trends Chile, France, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Spain, and the United Kingdom were downgraded for newly apparently shortcomings in the fiscal transparency. At the same time Italy, Malaysia, Peru, Poland, and Thailand were upgraded for recent progress in making their fiscal policy more transparent. A stable and transparent fiscal policy provides a better environment […]

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Islamic Leadership in Emerging Markets

This article by CEO Kurt Lieberman originally appeared in Finance Forward, October 12, 2015. Most discussions of Islamic Finance focus on substitutes for debt and overcoming the prohibition on riba. When Islamic Finance discussions turn to equities, the focus is usually on Shariah compliance of individual companies and investment products built on portfolios of Shariah-compliant companies. […]

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Mark Schlafly Joins Magni Board of Directors

Long-time Industry Executive Brings Expertise to Board FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. PAUL, MN, October 1, 2015 – Magni Global Asset Management today announced that Mark Schlafly has been named to its board of directors. As the former CEO and President of FSC Securities Corporation and Advantage Capital Corporation, Mr. Schlafly adds both distribution and operational […]

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