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Oman shares decline marginally

(Times of Oman - 3/13/2018 7:50:00 AM)

The MSM30 Index declined 0.62 per cent to close at 4,875.42 points. The MSM Sharia Index ended at 691.14 points, down 0.74 per cent. Bank Muscat was the most active in terms of volume as well as turnover. Al Madina Investment was the top gainer, up 1.82 ...

DFM falls as Tadawul outshines regional peers

(Gulf News - 3/13/2018 6:10:00 AM)

Emirates NBD shares continued their gaining streak even as the wider Dubai index saw sustained selling pressure, while Saudi Arabia’s Tadawul All Share Index outperformed regional peers.

“People are seeing positive news coming out of Saudi ...

Saudi stocks surge to multi-year high on foreign fund hopes

(Arab News - 3/12/2018 7:51:00 AM)

Expectations for inflows of foreign funds in coming months boosted Saudi Arabia’s stock market to a multi-year high on Sunday. The Saudi index surged 1.8 percent, its biggest daily gain since last June, to 7,696 points, its highest finish since November ...

Oman’s share index ends marginally lower

(Times of Oman - 3/12/2018 7:46:00 AM)

The MSM30 Index saw a broad based decline to close at 4,906.01 points, down 0.48 per cent. The MSM Sharia Index ended at 696.26 points, down 0.20 per cent. Bank Nizwa was the most active in terms of volume while Omantel was the most active in terms of ...

Dubai index saved by ENBD, Tadawul outperforms regionally

(Gulf News - 3/12/2018 6:05:00 AM)

Emirates NBD saved the day for the Dubai index on Sunday, even as weakness continued in other stocks. Saudi’s Tadawul index jumped 1.7 per cent, outperforming regional peers.

The Dubai Financial Market General Index closed 0.97 per cent higher ...

DIFC, Middle East venture partners sign agreement

(Gulf News - 3/12/2018 5:58:00 AM)

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Middle East Venture Partners (MEVP) to facilitate exchange of information on the latest trends in the finance industry, with a focus on the Fintech field. Arif ...

UAE stocks post Dhs5.5b gains

(The Gulf Today - 3/12/2018 5:30:00 AM)

Companies trading on the UAE two main bourses gained Dhs5.5 billion in market cap at the end of Sunday session, driven by selective purchases that targeted blue chips on the real estate and banking sectors.

Starting the week in the green, the ...

Fear returns to UAE markets

(Gulf News - 3/11/2018 8:37:00 AM)

The Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) dropped by 51.53 or 1.61 per cent last week to close at 3,157.45. This was the third consecutive week of losses and the sixth week out of the past seven that the index has closed lower. Market breadth ...

QSE index closes at 8,308.34 points

(The Peninsula - 3/9/2018 5:08:00 AM)

Qatar Stock Exchange’s (QSE) benchmark index dropped 62.77 points, or 0.75 percent, when the bourse closed trading at 8,308.34 points yesterday. The volume of shares traded decreased to 7,680,477 from 10,816,419 on Wednesday and the value of shares ...

Qatar Stock Exchange praises role of Qatari women in development

(The Peninsula - 3/9/2018 5:04:00 AM)

Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) yesterday celebrated the International Women’s Day and organised a bell-ringing ceremony to commemorate this day and recognise Qatari women for their role in economic and social development in the country.

The ...