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New chapter in the Middle East?

With recent new client wins, Insight Discovery, the award-winning Communications consultancy, is now handling the PR for five very different investment management clients, who are responsible for over US $4.5 trillion of assets. But bear with me: there is...

The limits to going digital…

People don’t want words. They want pictures. They want hard numbers. They want a fully digital format with impact. Or do they? Insight Discovery’s flagship Middle East Investment Panorama (MEIP) reports highlight what is involved with custom research. A...

The Thought Leadership Roundtables of 2018

Insight Discovery’s services span corporate intelligence and PR/communications. This is because the peculiar nature of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) economies mean that it usually makes sense for our clients to combine the two. For many of our...

UAE regulatory update- tectonic plates

At times in the United Arab Emirates the pace of change resembles the movement of tectonic plates. Little appears to happen for long periods and then suddenly there is a seismic shift in the landscape. Since 2016 all three of the financial services...

The International Life Companies of choice in the GCC

Over the eight years that we have been producing Insight Discovery’s flagship Middle East Investment Panorama (MEIP), we have asked the advisers whom we have interviewed across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region to name the international life...

The Asset Managers of Choice in the GCC

Over the eight years that we have been producing Insight Discovery’s flagship Middle East Investment Panorama, we have asked the advisers whom we have interviewed across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region to name the asset management firms with whom...

How big, really, are the GCC region’s pools of assets?

At Insight Discovery, we have been producing our flagship Middle East Investment Panorama (MEIP) report for eight years. We have always sought to answer this question: what do advisers across the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region want from the asset...

The Year of Reckoning… or not?

Insight Discovery’s flagship Middle East Investment Panorama (MEIP) for 2016 found a lot of gloom. Some 63% of advisers saw their clients’ lack of willingness to invest as a threat. Meanwhile, there were not many optimists. Only 18% of advisers saw their...