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...

NASDAQ Dubai okays UAE brokerage to trade Internationally

Premier financial services group MENA CORP is pleased to announce it received approval to operate as a broker on NASDAQ Dubai, a step that would enable it to trade and clear securities for clients on the region’s international exchange.

SCA Board changes brokers’ regulation

Following a Cabinet approval of the new board set-up, the reconstituted board of the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) has held its first...

Equities trading volumes on NASDAQ Dubai rose to 175 mn shares...

Equities trading volumes on NASDAQ Dubai rose to 175 million shares in August 2009, up 80% from 97 million reported in August 2008. The increase...

UAE bourse emerges star Arab performer

The UAE bourses emerged as the star performers in the Arab world in the first few weeks of 2013, with the markets of Abu...

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...

Stock Market and Economic Cycles

Understanding the difference between market and economic cycles and how they are related to investment performance can help determine the best timing strategies and...

DFM General Index rises 1.22%

Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) closed today’s session with a remarkable gain of 1.22 %, or nearly 26 points. Paring last week’s losses...

2018 Market Outlook: Macro Bullish

Inflation could be a global game-changer for stock and credit markets Global economic growth accelerates BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research issued a bullish macro...

Kuwait Stock Exchange to resume trading on Monday, 17th November

The court in Kuwait ruled today that the Kuwait Stock Exchange should resume trading on Monday. On November 13, in unprecedental ruling the court ordered...

Global Markets Roundup

Bank of China posts 59% 4Q profit drop; Goldman plans to repay TARP money quickly; U.K. Inflation up 3.2% in February; Major Exchanges want...

DFM General Index nosedives 4.14%

Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) ended Wednesday in the red, plunging around 4.14%, or 80 pts, to settle at 1872.81. Accordingly, the Index...

DFM, ADX indexes outpace GCC markets

GCC markets started 2012 showing mixed trends as Saudi and UAE bourses recorded monthly gains, while Bahrain, Qatar and Oman reported monthly declines

Foreign investors net DFM buyers by AED 16.29 mln

Non-Arab foreign investors bought shares at a net value of approx. AED 58.69 million on Dubai Financial Market (DFM) today, while their sell transactions...

DGCX daily volume surged to a new daily volume high

Exchange Trades 20,112 contracts on July 12, valued at US $ 996.12 million Trading on the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) surged to a...

DFM: Members ready to employ “DvP” Model

Dubai Financial Market (DFM) announced today that its licensed brokers and custodians are ready to employ the newly introduced settlement mechanism “Delivery versus Payment”...

FTSE NASDAQ Dubai UAE 20 Index rises 23% on higher share

The FTSE NASDAQ Dubai UAE 20 share index extended its run of recent gains last week to close 23.3% higher than at the end...

Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange to launch Sensex futures

Indians living in the Gulf will soon be able to trade the BSE Sensex on the UAE's Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, which became...