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Ultra HNWIs in the UAE 2014

Ultra HNWIs in the UAE 2014

Synopsis

This report reviews the performance and asset allocations of Ultra HNWIs in the UAE, and highlights top-performing cities. It also includes an evaluation of the local wealth management industry.

Summary

  • This report is the result of WealthInsight’s extensive research covering the high net worth individual (HNWI) population and wealth management market in the UAE.
  • The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2008 (the peak before the global financial crisis) and the end of 2013. This enables us to determine how well the country's UHNWIs have performed through the crisis.
Scope
  • UHNWI volume, wealth and allocation trends from 2009 to 2013
  • UHNWI volume, wealth and allocation forecasts to 2018
  • UHNWI asset allocations across 13 asset classes
  • Number of UHNWIs in each state and all major cities
  • Fastest growing cities and states for UHNWIs (2009-2013)
  • Number of wealth managers in each city
  • City wise ratings of wealth management saturation and potential
  • Details of the development, challenges and opportunities of the Wealth Management and Private Banking sector in the UAE
  • Size of the UAE wealth management industry
  • Largest domestic private banks by AuM
  • Detailed wealth management and family office information
  • Insights into the drivers of HNWI wealth
Reasons To Buy
  • The Ultra HNWIs in the UAE 2014 is an unparalleled resource and the leading resource of its kind. Compiled and curated by a team of expert research specialists, the database comprises dossiers on over 60,000 HNWIs from around the world.
  • With the wealth reports as the foundation for our research and analysis, we are able obtain an unsurpassed level of granularity, insight and authority on the HNWI and wealth management universe in each of the countries and regions we cover.
  • Report includes comprehensive forecasts to 2018.
  • Also provides detailed information on UHNWIs in each major city.
Key Highlights
  • There were 48,315 HNWIs in the UAE in 2013. These HNWIs held US$254.5 billion in wealth, and wealth per capita was US$5.3 million.
  • UAE HNWI numbers rose by 7.6% in 2013, following an increase of 6.7% in 2012.
  • Growth in HNWI wealth and volumes is expected to improve over the forecast period. The total number of the UAE HNWIs is forecast to grow by 11.8%, to reach 56,581 by 2018. HNWI wealth will grow by 25.8%, to reach US$346.6 billion by 2018.


  • Introduction
    • Details of this Report
    • Definitions
      • Table HNWI Wealth Band and Group Definitions
  • Executive Summary
  • Wealth Sector Fundamentals
    • Political Background
      • Table Cities in UAE, 2013
    • Economic Background
    • Benchmarking the UAE's Wealth in Context
      • Distribution of wealth in UAE
    • HNWI Volume and Wealth Trends
  • Findings from the WealthInsight HNWI Database
    • Trends in HNWI Wealth to 2018
      • HNWI trend analysis
      • Wealth band trends
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Volume Distribution (%), 2013
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Wealth Distribution (%), 2013
      • Demographic breakdown of HNWIs
      • HNWIs - job titles
      • HNWIs - industry breakdown
      • HNWIs - industry performance
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Industry Performance, 2009-2013
      • HNWIs - breakdown by emirate
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Emirates, 2013
      • HNWIs - emirate population densities
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Population Density in Emirates, 2013
    • UHNWIs
      • UHNWI volume trend analysis
      • UHNWI wealth trend analysis
      • Demographic breakdown of UHNWIs
        • Table UAE UHNWIs - Gender Performance, 2009-2013
        • Table UAE UHNWIs - Sources of Wealth (%), 2013
      • UHNWIs - industry breakdown
    • UHNWIs - Billionaires
      • Table UAE Billionaires - Market Overview (US$ Billion), 2009-2018
      • Billionaire volume trend analysis
      • Billionaire wealth trend analysis
      • Billionaire per capita net worth trend analysis
      • List of billionaires
        • Table Top Six UAE Billionaires (US$ Billion), 2013
        • Table UAE Billionaire Wealth Growth, 2009-2013
    • UHNWIs - Centimillionaires
      • Table UAE Centimillionaires - Market Overview, 2009-2018
      • Centimillionaire volume trend analysis
      • Centimillionaire wealth trend analysis
      • Centimillionaire per capita net worth trend analysis
    • UHNWIs - Affluent Millionaires
      • Table UAE Affluent Millionaires - Market Overview, 2009-2018
      • Affluent millionaire volume trend analysis
      • Affluent millionaire wealth trend analysis
      • Affluent millionaire per capita net worth trend analysis
    • Core HNWIs
      • Core HNWI volume trend analysis
    • Core HNWIs - Mid-Tier Millionaires
      • Table UAE Mid-Tier Millionaires - Market Overview, 2009-2018
      • Mid-tier millionaire volume trend analysis
      • Mid-tier millionaire wealth trend analysis
      • Mid-tier millionaire per capita net worth trend analysis
    • Core HNWIs - Lower-Tier Millionaires
      • Table UAE Lower-Tier Millionaires - Market Overview, 2009-2018
      • Lower-tier millionaire volume trend analysis
      • Lower-tier millionaire wealth trend analysis
      • Lower-tier millionaire per capita net worth trend analysis
  • Analysis of UAE HNWI Investments
    • Analysis by Asset Class
      • Table UAE Allocations of HNWI Assets, 2009-2018
      • Table UAE HNWIs - Holdings Growth (%), 2009-2018
      • Trends in alternative assets
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Alternative Asset Composition (%), 2009-2018
        • Table UAE HNWIs - Trends of Investments in Alternative Assets (%), 2009-2018
      • Trends in `art, wine and wheels'
        • Table UAE Trends in `Art, Wine and Wheels', 2009-2013
      • Trends of investments in real estate
        • Table Global Prime Real Estate Prices per m2 (US$), 2014
      • Investments trends in cash and deposits
      • Investments trends in fixed income
      • Investment trends in equity
      • Investment trends in business interests
    • Analysis of Foreign Investments
      • Table UAE HNWIs - Foreign Investment Allocations (%), 2009-2018
      • Investments in Europe
      • Investments in North America (including the US, UAE and the Caribbean)
      • Investments in the Asia-Pacific
      • Investments in Central and South America
      • Investments in the Middle East
      • Investments in Africa
    • Alternative Breakdown: Liquid vs Investable Assets
      • Table UAE HNWIs - Liquidity Breakdown (US$ Billion), 2009-2018
      • Table UAE HNWIs - Liquidity Breakdown (%), 2009-2018
    • Analysis of UAE UHNWI Investments
      • Table UAE UHNWIs - Allocations and Share of HNWI Assets, 2013
  • Competitive Landscape of the Wealth Sector
    • Competitive Landscape
      • Domestic Private Banks
        • Table Leading Private Banks in UAE by AuM (US$ Million), 2013
      • Foreign private banks
        • Table UAE Leading Foreign Private Banks, 2013
      • Wealth managers
        • Table UAE Wealth Managers, 2013
      • Family offices
        • Table UAE Wealth Managers, 2013
      • Financial advisors
    • Developments in the UAE Private Banking Industry
      • Table Wealth Management Industry - Recent Deal Activity in UAE, 2014
    • UAE Wealth Management Industry - Clientele Model and Maturity
    • Behavioral Mapping of Wealth Management and Private Banking in the UAE
  • Appendix
    • Tax Regulations
    • Key Drivers
      • AED to US$ exchange rate
        • Table AED per US$ Exchange Rate, 2009-2018
      • Real GDP growth
        • Table UAE Real GDP Growth (%), 2009-2018
      • Per capita GDP
        • Table UAE GDP per Capita (US$), 2009-2018
      • Domestic market capitalization
        • Table UAE Domestic Market Capitalization (US$ Billion), 2009-2013
      • Commodity index
        • Table UAE Commodity Indices, 2009-2018
      • Foreign direct investments - inflow and outflow
        • Table UAE Foreign Direct Investments (US$ Billion), 2009-2018
      • Inflation
        • Table UAE Inflation Rate (%), 2009-2018
      • Interest rate
        • Table UAE Interest Rate (%), 2009-2018
      • Balance of payments
        • Table UAE Balance of Payments (US$ Billion), 2009-2013
      • Government debt
        • Table UAE Government Debt as a Percentage of GDP (%), 2009-2018
      • Stock market performance
        • Table UAE Stock Market Performance, 2009-2013
    • Wealth Breakdown
      • Table UAE HNWI Wealth vs GDP Ratio (%), 2009-2018
      • Table UAE - Appendix One
      • Table UAE - Appendix Two
  • About WealthInsight

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