Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Markets

MSCI 2017 Market Classification Review

MSCI will include China A shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index MSCI to consult on potential inclusion of Saudi Arabia in the...

Stock Market Competition 2014 Kicks Off in UAE

Abu Dhabi University & Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange launches “Stock Market Competition 2014” Abu Dhabi University’s College of Business Administration has partnered with Abu Dhabi...

Global Financial Markets See Short Term Prosperity; Long-Term Challenges

Recent economic growth and the rise of equity markets suggest optimism for the future of global finance Brexit negotiations, questions about the dollar...

Dubai Stock Market Rapid Stumble Explained

The stock market in Dubai saw a 10-month record decline recently. DFM General Index witnessed a decrease of 6.7%, which is the biggest since...

DFM Mobile App Goes Live

Investors’ connection with Dubai Financial Market (DFM) trading activity and services has been made easier with DFM’s new smart services application, which provides investors...

Emaar Properties records net operating profit of US$ 1.193 billion in...

Full-year revenue grows 33% to AED 13.661 billion (US$ 3.719 billion) Recurring revenue from shopping malls & retail and hospitality & leisure businesses in 2015...

International markets record more loses on weak economic data

The decision comes with all kinds of risks, but Bank of Japan Leader Haruhiko Kuroda’s goal was to achieve a rate of inflation at...

First Mergers & Acquisitions Global Report Launched

Report’s key finding is that effective people management can drive value in M&A Transactions Mercer, the global human resources consultancy, has developed and released it’s...

MSCI upgraded UAE and Qatar to Emerging Market Status

Late on Wednesday, Index compiler MSCI upgraded the United Arab Emirates and Qatar to emerging market status from frontier, as part of its semi-annual...

2016 Markets Outlook: Return of Value Investing

Glass Half-Full: Bullish on Stocks, Not Sectors; Year of Modest Global Growth: U.S. Grows, China Slows and Brazil Contracts; More Volatility as Monetary Policies Diverge, Rates...

Equities set for a bear hug over the coming months

Goldman Sachs has downgraded its outlook on equities to "neutral" over the next 12 months, saying there's no particular reason to own them. "Until we...

Regional markets rally forward with 2.3% gain last week

Positive oil-related triggers needed to sustain recent upswing After a one-week break, buyers reasserted themselves pushing regional markets, especially those GCC, back in the black,...

Dubai, Abu Dhabi lead regional market rally this week

After closing February on a strong note, the first week of March saw buyers doubling down and momentum continuing this current upswing, according to...

Trading volumes on DGCX rose 42% in February

February marked another strong month of trading for the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, DGCX, driven by continued global market volatility and the availability...

GCC markets ended 2015 in red zone due to volatile oil...

Trading activities fell due to negative sentiments over the region Market capitalization declined 11.4%YoY in 2015 GCC markets close lower in 2015 GCC markets closed lower in...

DFM General Index rose 8.1% by the end of February

The Dubai Financial Market, DFM, General Index increased by 8.1% to 3,240 points at the end of February compared to 2,998 points at the...

Electronic IPO Services Highlighted at ADX

ADX hosts session on new Electronic IPO (eKtetab) services with leading UAE banks Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), the region’s leading financial market, recently held...

DGCX Records Its Highest-Ever Daily Volume

The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), the region’s largest and most diversified derivatives bourse, recorded its highest ever daily volume on September 27,...

Bank of Japan Introduces Astonishing Stimulus Package

*Written by Marcus Holland from Options-Trading.com The decision comes with all kinds of risks, but Bank of Japan Leader Haruhiko Kuroda’s goal was to achieve...

Regional markets to close February in the green as KSA struggles...

Regional markets are showing resiliency for the first time in a long time as they ride out another volatile week and preserve monthly gains....

ADX approves new regulations for trading, clearance and depositing

The board of directors of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) has approved the enforcement of new regulations for its operations including trading, clearance, registering...

MENA M&A Market Started 2015 on a Positive Note

The MENA M&A market depicted a steady activity during 1Q2015, prolonging its 9-month positive performance. Despite depressed oil prices and the regional political turmoil...

Foreign Funds Will Flow Back to Emerging Markets

Foreign funds will flow back to emerging markets as there is no indication of an interest rate hike in the near term. Emerging-market stocks rose...

Fundamental Analysis vs. Technical Analysis

A lot of people are now trying to accumulate more wealth through forex and stock trading. If you are planning to make money in...