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U.S. Stocks Jump Most in Year on Europe Loan Package

Bloomberg's Adam Johnson and Dominic Chu report on the performance of the U.S. equity market today. Stocks rallied, with benchmark indexes advancing the most...

UAE Financial Markets to Close For Eid Al Fitr Holidays

The Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) announced that the Eid Al Fitr holidays for the financial markets will begin on Wednesday 29th of Ramadan...

Dubai Financial Market General Index down 1.22%

Foreign investors net DFM buyers by AED 12.82 mln Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) ended Wednesday’s session with a remarkable drop of...

Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange extends trading hours

Exchange will open 30 minutes before Indian exchange traded currency derivatives markets DGCX participants will have 30 minutes of trading time overlap with the Asian...

MENA M&A Market at Its Lows during 3Q2015

The MENA M&A market maintained, in 3Q2015, the slow activity witnessed during the recent period, as it fails to redress from the current lows....

DME records strong growth in forward trading; record number of participants

Average Daily Volume (ADV) in forward curve up 45% during Q2 versus Q1 Record number of participants trading Oman futures contract in 2019 ...

2013 outlook for MENA markets cautiously optimistic

Investor confidence returns as real estate market slightly rebounds and tourism booms Institutional volumes grow, with Mubasher posting Year-on-Year volume growth of 56% (UAE), 47%...

Investors Will See Wall Street-triggered Global Sell-off as Buying Opportunity

The current global stock market sell-off will be seen by investors as a “major buying opportunity” as they go “bargain-hunting” to top-up their portfolios. The...

Trading activity likely to remain subdued as markets unlikely to witness...

Global markets witnessed a rough week as all the leading indexes closed in negative territory on the back of disappointing economic indicators from slowest...

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...

Rebalancing Portfolios Should Weigh on Regional Equities in Coming Weeks

Global equity markets extended the positive streak for the fifth consecutive week on the back of US-China agreeing to cancel tariffs in phases and...

Markets tumble; Spot the buying opportunities!

Saudi shares dropped 5.5 percent to their lowest close in nearly five months, weighed by petrochemical and banking shares. The market slump followed global...

Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange to List Private Firms

The Abu Dhabi stock exchange is looking to list some of the emirate’s large private companies to help boost liquidity on the bourse and...

Middle East Investor Relations Society signs MoU with UK counterpart

Agreement to foster knowledge exchange The Middle East Investor Relations Society (ME-IR Society), a non-profit organisation dedicated to promoting and developing the investor relations profession,...

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 Investors to Follow Trends in Global Markets, Oil Prices

Global equities closed in negative territory with US stocks closing at a 6-week low, which was mainly driven by weakness in technology stocks and...

DFM lists two Sukuk issues for the Government of Dubai

Dubai Financial Market ( DFM ) announced on Monday the listing of two Sukuk issues for the Government of Dubai with a total value...

NASDAQ Dubai amends business rules rulebooks

NASDAQ Dubai members and market participants are hereby notified that the DFSA has granted approval of amendments to the NASDAQ Dubai Business Rules, Rulebook...