Investment News – 9 February 2021
Investment News – 9 February 2021

The Semdex Index lost 0.35% last week. UNITED BASALT PRODUCTS/THE was the best performer, with an increase of 2.77%, while the worst performer was NEW MAURITIUS HOTELS LTD with a loss of 12.50%. The Euro Stoxx 50 Index gained 5.01%, closing at 3’655.77. BANCO SANTANDER SA was the best performing stock, increasing 15.45%, while NOKIA […]

Quarterly investment review
Quarterly investment review

ASSET ALLOCATION In Q2 and Q3 advanced economies managed to avoid disruptions of their capital / credit markets and to engineer a tentative recovery. The resiliency of the pandemic, as well as the growing cautiousness of consumers / firms necessitate further – decisive – actions. A more solidary and reinforced Europe siding with a different […]

Quarterly investment review
Quarterly investment review

RETROSPECTIVE US equity markets finish best quarter in more than 2 decades US stocks wrapped up their best quarter in more than 20 years, a remarkable rally after the coronavirus pandemic brought business around the world to a virtual standstill. Just three months ago, investors were lamenting the end of the bull market—and the longest […]

Experience counts when you learn from it
Experience counts when you learn from it

  “Looking at the various models available internationally, buying government bonds, corporate bonds, and ETFs is not really an option because these same markets in Mauritius are very illiquid in Mauritius. The creation of the Mauritius Investment Corporation (MIC) is an interesting adaptation to the local context, and it will throw up some interesting challenges.” […]

La pénurie de devises plombe la roupie
La pénurie de devises plombe la roupie

  Avec l’éclatement de la crise du coronavirus, les réserves de change s’assèchent en raison notamment de la paralysie de l’industrie touristique et du secteur d’exportation. Cela se reflète d’ailleurs dans le niveau de réserves, qui s’élevait à Rs 7,29 milliards fin mars contre Rs 7,01 milliards un mois plus tôt. Du coup, il y […]

Quarterly investment review
Quarterly investment review

RETROSPECTIVE Economic data starting to indicate the gravity The coronavirus outbreak which began in China but has since spread to encompass over 140 countries worldwide continues to wreak havoc in the global economy, and looks set to continue to do so for some time to come. There remains a great deal of uncertainty regarding the […]

Rebond après un nouveau « black Monday »
Rebond après un nouveau « black Monday »

  Après avoir cessé ses opérations dans le sillage du décret de confinement, la Bourse de Port-Louis a connu une reprise très compliquée lundi (6 avril 2020). Fort heureusement, l’on a constaté une correction du marché le lendemain.

Investment News – 13 January 2020
Investment News – 13 January 2020

The Semdex Index gained 1.99% last week. LUX ISLAND RESORTS LTD was the best performer, with an increase of 8.74%, while the worst performer was AUTOMATIC SYSTEMS LTD with a loss of 5.24%. The Euro Stoxx 50 Index gained 0.43%, closing at 3’789.52. NOKIA OYJ was the best performing stock, increasing 5.99%, while DANONE had […]

L’Île Maurice est-il préparé à un hard Brexit?
L’Île Maurice est-il préparé à un hard Brexit?

  L’île Maurice présente une réelle valeur de proposition dans la gestion patrimoniale, observe l’ancien Executive Director de PLEION Investment Adviser Ltd. Ayant traditionnellement une forte assise en Europe, la société se positionne désormais sur le marché de l’Afrique de l’Est. Commentant la situation économique internationale, il se dit inquiet par les tensions géopolitiques. Il […]