Will the UAE abandon its currency peg?

Will the UAE drop it’s currency peg to the Dollar? It’s a question that begs our discussion every now and again. Most people understand that the dirham is pegged to the dollar. Let’s not get technical here, (which I may add is very easy to do in this context) about how or why this is done. Let’s discuss the impact …

Moodys Downgrades GCC

The credit reference agency Moodys took the decision to downgrade Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman, and changed it’s outlook for Kuwait, Qatar and the UAE. Firstly this is a catchup by Moodys to downgrades by other credit references agencies in October last year, which is a result of the oil price slump. However this should be put into context. Most …

May’s Newsletter

This months newsletter looks at funding University fees as well as continuing my spring theme on financial protection. To receive my newsletter regularly complete the form on the home page and it will be sent to you. Thank you for following!

Financial Stability

Despite your best intentions, have you found yourself in a more stressful life than you’d like? Thankfully there are a few ways you can develop your finances to relieve some of the worry. When you know you are financially stable a strange thing happens, you become more focused more comfortable, issues that would have bothered you in the past are …