Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Markets

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...

Nasdaq Dubai to Create Futures on Emaar Development

•    To enable investors to take a position on share price   •    Move  supports liquidity of underlying shares with SHUAA Capital as Market Maker  •    Number...

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...

Nasdaq Dubai Launches Futures In ADNOC Distribution, Emaar Malls

Nasdaq Dubai launches futures on Abu Dhabi National Oil Company for Distribution, ADNOC Distribution, and Emaar Malls, to enable investors to take positions on...

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,...

ADX, Nasdaq Dubai Sign Index License Agreement

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, ADX, and Nasdaq Dubai have signed an agreement to develop and launch an Index Futures contract based on the Abu...

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...

DFM, Nasdaq Dubai To Launch Futures on DFM General Index

Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and Nasdaq Dubai have signed a licence agreement under which futures contracts linked with the DFM General Index (DFMGI) will...

Nasdaq Dubai, MSCI To Develop Regional Index Derivatives

Nasdaq Dubai has announced that it signed a licence agreement with the Modern Index Strategy, MSCI, under which the exchange will use MSCI’s regional...

Smartphone penetration gives UAE edge in real-time trading

A recent study by Google Inc. found that the smartphone penetration in the United Arab Emirates is 62%. One of the highest smartphone penetration...

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...

UAE bourse merger gathers steam as advisers hired

Abu Dhabi and Dubai have hired banks to advise on a possible merger of their two main stock exchanges, a state-backed deal that could...

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...

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...

Investors Search for Good Investment Opportunities in New IPOs

Regional markets witnessed a positive performance on the last day of the week with almost all indices ending the day in green, however, this...

Gold prices broadly expected to weaken next week, but…

Gold prices are expected to weaken in the coming week. This belief is mainly driven by investors concerns about what action the U.S. Federal...

Strong Oil Prices Expected to Have a Positive Effect on Trading...

For the second week in a row, tech companies powered US markets’ with APPLE’s stellar earnings driving the markets to another set of all-time...

GCC Bond Market to Continue Gaining Momentum Despite Lower Performance

GCC bond market expected to witness continued increase in the volume of issuances. · Increased demand from international investors due to relative stability and appealing...

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...

Regional markets close October on negative note despite slight rally

Stock markets in the MENA region closed October on a negative note with varying degrees of losses despite exhibiting a slight rally earlier in...

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...

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...

Dubai Financial Market gains nearly 100% in 2013

Dubai has a new record to brag about! The city's stock market doubled in value this year. The Dubai Financial Market Index hit a fresh...

DGCX Traded 1.37 Million Contracts in January, $ 33 Billion

The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, DGCX, has traded an aggregate 1.37 million contracts in January, valued at US$33 billion. The exchange recorded its highest...