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Lack of catalysts keeps UAE stocks nearly flat

(Gulf News - 9/24/2018 7:34:00 AM)

A lack of catalysts coupled with low trade values kept the UAE’s main equity indices nearly flat on Sunday, with expectations for Dubai’s stocks still on the bearish side.

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) index inched down 0.09 per cent to ...

Upgrading Boursa Kuwait to emerging market ‘vital’: CEO

(Arab Times - 9/24/2018 7:07:00 AM)

Upgrading of Boursa Kuwait, the national stock exchange, to the status of an emerging market is vital for the country’s economic development, said the bourse CEO Khaled Al-Khaled on Sunday.

Speaking to KUNA, Al-Khaled that the first step in ...

Oman share index ends lower

(Times of Oman - 9/20/2018 7:53:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended lower on Wednesday and closed at 4,485.06 points, down by 0.24 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 622.01 points, down by 0.06 per cent. Bank Muscat was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top gainer of ...

Trade values shrink on UAE bourses, indices nearly flat

(Gulf News - 9/20/2018 7:46:00 AM)

Trade values dwindled on the UAE’s stock markets, with the main indices ending nearly flat on Wednesday amid a lack of catalysts to drive any strong trading activity.

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) General Index closed at 2,740.68, down 0.08 ...

Kuwait bourse extends losses as volume soars

(Arab Times - 9/20/2018 7:05:00 AM)

Kuwait stocks slipped into red on Wednesday extending the losses to third straight session. The All Shares Index dropped 10.78 points in choppy session to 5118.62 points dragged by heavyweights even as the rest remained largely muted.

The ...

Oman share index ends lower

(Times of Oman - 9/19/2018 7:55:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended lower on Tuesday and closed at 4,495.69 points, down by 0.45 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 622.37 points, down by 0.03 per cent. Bank Muscat was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top gainer of ...

UAE stocks end lower as sentiment remains sour

(Gulf News - 9/19/2018 7:43:00 AM)

The UAE’s main stocks indices ended lower on Tuesday, albeit marginally, as sentiment remained sour amid concerns about emerging market stocks and currencies as well as trade tariffs.

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) index slid 0.33 per cent to ...

DFM publishes rules on listing, trading Reits

(Gulf News - 9/19/2018 7:41:00 AM)

The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) on Tuesday published a set of rules on the listing and trading of investment funds and Real Estate Investment Trusts (Reits).

The DFM said it prepared the regulations in line with international best practices, ...

Oman share index ends lower

(Times of Oman - 9/18/2018 7:38:00 AM)

The MSM30 index ended lower on Monday and closed at 4,515.94 points, down by 1.04 per cent. MSM Sharia Index closed at 622.56 points, down by 0.46 cent. Galfar Engineering was the most active in terms of volume and in terms of turnover. The top gainer of ...

Abu Dhabi index dips 1.7% as emerging markets woes echo

(Gulf News - 9/18/2018 7:28:00 AM)

The Abu Dhabi index was down 1.67 per cent on Monday, amid selling activity in heavyweight banking stocks, as emerging markets in Asia continued their sell-off.

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange general index (ADX) ended the day at 4,882.85 as ...

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