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Oman share index ends marginally lower

(Times of Oman - 5/3/2018 8:09:00 AM)

The MSM30 Index was stable at 4,730.83 points, down 0.01 per cent. The MSM Sharia Index ended at 661.42 points, up 0.22 per cent. Al Madina Takaful was the most active stock in terms of volume and turnover. It remained the top gainer as well, up 6.00 per ...

Saudi stock exchange ready to handle Aramco listing

(Gulf News - 5/3/2018 8:02:00 AM)

Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange (Tadawul) is ready from a regulatory and technical point of view to handle a listing of Saudi oil giant Aramco, the chief executive said on Wednesday.

The government has said it plans to sell about 5 per cent of ...

Dubai index breaches the key 3,000-mark

(Gulf News - 5/3/2018 8:01:00 AM)

Dubai index hit a fresh 52-week low below the keenly watched 3,000 level on continued selling pressure on property stocks. The Dubai Financial Market General Index hit a low of 2,996.40, before closing 0.92 per cent lower to 3,002.96. Emaar Properties ...

Saudi bourse leads GCC stock rally

(Times of Oman - 5/3/2018 6:34:00 AM)

The GCC stock market’s winning streak continues, with April 2018 marking another positive month, according to the Kuwait Financial Centre’s (Markaz) recently released Monthly Markets Review report.

The report said the S&P GCC Index was up by ...

QSE holds briefing session on investments for AWAQ

(Gulf Times - 5/2/2018 7:15:00 AM)

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) on Monday held a briefing session on investments at the QSE for the American Women Association in Qatar (AWAQ). The briefing, which was followed by bell-ringing ceremony, held in recognition of the role played by the AWAQ ...

Oman share index ends marginally higher

(Times of Oman - 5/2/2018 7:13:00 AM)

MSM Index closed with a positive bias on Monday at 4731.27 points, up by 0.05 per cent. MSM Sharia Index ended at 660 points, up by 0.55 per cent. Al Madina Takaful was the most active stock in terms of volume and turnover. It remained the top gainer as ...

DGCX YTD volumes jump 35%

(Gulf News - 5/2/2018 5:52:00 AM)

Dubai Gold and Commodity Exchange said it traded 7.18 million contracts throughout April, up 35 per cent on year driven by trading in G6 currency pairs and Indian rupee futures.

“We remain upbeat that we will see increased trading activity as ...

Dubai index wipes off 3-days of gains

(Gulf News - 5/2/2018 5:50:00 AM)

Dubai index wiped off three days of gains on Tuesday weighed by weakness in Emaar Properties. The Dubai Financial Market General Index (DFMGI) closed down 1.15 per cent to 3,030.75, after gaining 1.3 per cent in the previous three sessions.

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CBB Government Development Bond issue No.16 subscribed by 100%

(Biz Bahrain - 5/2/2018 5:43:00 AM)

The Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) announces that the issue of the 2 Government Development Bonds has been subscribed by 100%. Subscriptions worth BD 300 million were received for the BD 300 million issue, which carries a maturity of 2 years. The expected ...

Telecom stocks lead Oman share index lower

(Times of Oman - 5/1/2018 7:45:00 AM)

Pressured by the decline in telecom stocks and Ominvest, the MSM30 index closed marginally lower on Monday at 4,729.05 points, down by 0.11 per cent. MSM Sharia Index ended at 656.41 points, down by 0.25 per cent. Galfar Engineering was the most active ...