Whether it is at a local, regional or international level predicting what the next 12 months have in store for our clients has proved to be an interesting process.
For Dubai the tourism market has historically been a strategically important sector. In 2017 it is estimated that the sector contributed over AED150bn to GDP (4.6% of GDP), and provided almost 570,000 jobs (4.8% of total employment).
Drawing on the findings of the recently launched Knight Frank Wealth Report, Liam Bailey, Global Head of Research at Knight Frank confirms 10 trends which will shape wealth and investment trends in 2019.
With a record 26% of global ultra-high-net-worth individuals (UHNWIs) planning to emigrate this year according to research published in 2019's The Wealth Report, a number of Governments around the world are targeting globally mobile wealth through favourable residency or passport schemes.