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UAE Stocks To Have 5% Decline Limit Effective Wednesday

The Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) has imposed a 5 percent daily lower fluctuation limit for shares effective Wednesday, March 18th, and until further...

Abu Dhabi, Dubai Financial Markets Ban Insider Trading

Abu Dhabi and Dubai Financial Markets announced the prohibition period for insider trading at public shareholding companies listed in the UAE capital markets, which...

Coronavirus & Economic Crisis: 3 Possible Paths Forward

Volatility looks like a mainstay for the coming months. Analysts at the private investment bank JPMorgan Chase & Co. outline three paths forward from...

UBS Investors Note: How To Respond To COVID-19 + Oil Crash

Markets sold off and the S&P 500 halted trading for 15 minutes after a 7% fall. Here's what investors should do. What's happened? Risk assets slumped...

Global Markets Volatility To Remain Elevated

The global equity markets witnessed mixed sentiments during the week, and were dominated by elevated levels of volatility on the back of unpredictable impact...

Investors Eye Opportunities As Central Banks Discuss Coronavirus Action

Global investors are taking advantage of buying opportunities ahead of policymakers looking to take more coordinated action on propping up economies due to the...

Regional Trading To Be Dominated By Global Market Sentiment

Global equity markets recorded one of the worst weekly losses in over a decade amid growing concerns that the coronavirus outbreak in China is...

DIFC New Leasing Law To Protect Property Owners, Tenants

New leasing regulation enhances the current real property regime at the world’s 8th ranked international financial centre Clear robust regulations at the DIFC...

Coronavirus-triggered Market Correction Could Hit Complacent Investors

Investors remain complacent about an imminent Coronavirus-triggered market correction of up to 10 percent, warns the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent...

FAB Shareholders Approve Distribution of 74% Cash Dividends

All agenda items approved by shareholders, including distribution of cash dividend of 74 fils per share  New elected FAB board expands from 9...

Regional Trading Negative despite Global Markets Positive Sentiments

Global equity markets continued the positive trajectory for the second consecutive week as investors turned positive on containment hopes of the new coronavirus. However,...

Regional Markets Remain under Pressure due to Weak Oil Prices

Global equity markets performed positively during the week on the back of encouraging economic data and measures such as slashing tariffs on USD 75...

Downward Pressure Expected to Continue within Global Equities

Global equity markets recorded their biggest weekly declines in the past 6 months amid fears of the economic impact of coronavirus and its potential...

Investors To Look For Signs Of Stabilization To Regain Confidence Amid...

Global equity markets continued to maintain the positive momentum as the Middle East tensions receded during the week after de-escalation by the US and...

Regional Trading to Follow Trends in Global Markets

Global equity markets continued the positive trajectory as investors got more clarity on three events that have mostly dominated the trading activity for majority...

DFSA Issues Consultation Paper for SME Listings

The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) has issued a consultation paper that outlines the DFSA’s proposals for a regulatory regime that permits Small and...

Regional Investors Expected to Closely Monitor OPEC Meeting

Global equity markets staged a recovery during the previous week on the back of continued optimism over progress made towards Phase 1 trade deal...

Investors to Rebalance Portfolios According to Changing Macroeconomic Environment Globally

Investors are expected to rebalance their portfolios to align it with the changing macroeconomic environment globally – Allied Investment Partners PJSC Market Report Global equity...