Sunday, May 20, 2018

Markets

Foreign investors purchase AED 1.156 billion worth of shares on DFM...

Value of shares bought by institutional investors reaches AED 719.9 million during last week, and value of shares sold reached AED 871.9 million Dubai Financial...

DIFC issues Consultation Paper on Payment Systems Settlement Finality Law

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) issued a consultation paper on a Payment Systems Settlement Finality (PSSF) law that will help pave the way...

Foreign investors purchase AED 1.392 billion worth of shares on DFM...

Value of shares bought by institutional investors reaches AED 689.4 million during last week, and value of shares sold reached AED 1.135 billion Dubai Financial...

Stocks of great quality are trading at ridiculously low prices

Believe it or not, the battered markets are creating amazing opportunities. Right now, you can make back thousands of dollars - if you have the...

DFM and Citibank sign custody agreement

Dubai Financial Market (DFM) today signed a Depository Participant Agreement (DPA) with Citibank. The agreement will enable Citibank to provide custody of DFM-listed securities...

Financial Crisis for real

Warren Buffet's tenet: "Be fearful when others are greedy... (and vice versa)" While many will say that the Middle East shouldn’t pretend its not happening,...

Emaar Properties announces share buyback programme

Emaar Properties, PJSC, one of the world’s leading property developers, announced today that it will proceed with the implementation of a share buyback programme....

Better day for DFM

The Dubai Financial Market General Index rose 0.9 per cent to 4,511.25 at 12:55 pm, rebounding from its lowest close since October 8. Dubai shares...

Foreigners bought $281.1m shares on DFM last week

Dubai Financial Market said on Friday that the value of shares bought by foreign investors, or non-UAE nationals, during the week  August 31 to...

New Arbitration Law of DIFC

HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has enacted the new Arbitration...

DFM General Index declined

The DFM General Index declined 12.57 points, or 0.26 per cent, and closed at 4,789.81 points. The market could narrow its losses after the...

Sovereign Wealth Funds may change direction of investment flows

Restrictions by the United States and others may lead sovereign wealth funds to invest closer to home instead of in the West, the head...

Foreign investors purchase AED 1.117 billion worth of shares on DFM...

Dubai Financial Market announced today that the value of shares bought by foreign investors, or non-UAE nationals, during last week (17 August- 21...

Dubai Financial Market General Index declined 4.4 per cent last week

Foreign investors remained the net sellers on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) last week, as they sold stocks worth AED 2.25 billion. The total...

Foreign investors purchase AED 1.916 billion worth of shares on DFM

Dubai Financial Market (DFM) announced today that the value of shares bought by foreign investors, or non-UAE nationals, during last week (03 August -...

Increase in retail sales expected during DSS 2008

Retail trade in Dubai is immensely contributing to further positioning the emirate as one of the world's major commercial centres

The significance of GCC sovereign funds

A fundamental shift in global finance has thrown the GCC countries into full glare of the world spotlight amid surge of GCC sovereign funds. The...

Treat sovereign funds equally

Sovereign wealth funds should be treated like any other institutional investor and not have special rules imposed on them, Henry Azzam, head of Deutsche...

Real-time Automated Payments in DIFC

The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Central Bank of the...