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Goldman learns lessons and prospers

Lloyd Fonzie Blankfein

Three years after its first foray into the Islamic capital markets ended without a sale, investors piled in to buy sukuk debt from Goldman Sachs on Monday, as the bank joined the governments of Hong Kong and the U.K. in selling debut Shariah-compliant bonds this year.

Scottish vote could spook markets: Aberdeen CEO

Kingdom Of Great Britain

The CEO of one of Europe's biggest asset managers has warned that markets will undoubtedly face a tough day on Friday as news of the outcome of the Scottish independence vote reaches investors.