Markets Regulations

The CMA highlighted the difficulty in protecting investors from the risks of digital currencies
11 February 01:19 PM Saudi CMA warns of investments digital currency IPOs
Riyadh – Mubasher: Saudi Arabia’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) has warned against investment and speculation in the initial public offerings (IPOs) of digital currencies, citing very high risk. The risks involve capital losses, fraud, market …
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31 January 09:36 PM ADGM seeks feedback on corporate regulations
Abu Dhabi - Mubasher: The registration authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) issued on Wednesday a public consultation paper inviting public feedback and comments. The aim is to codify existing corporate beneficial ownership and control …
DFM launches rating initiative to boost capital-market service excellence
30 January 12:41 PM DFM launches rating initiative to boost capital-market service excellence
Dubai – Mubasher: The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) on Tuesday announced the launch of the first-of-its-kind Brokers Excellence Rating initiative to promote service excellence. Carried out in cooperation with Dubai Economy, the rating aims to …
The Egyptian Parliament recently approved the country’s first bankruptcy law
25 January 06:28 PM Bankruptcy law will attract investments to Egypt - Moody’s
Cairo - Mubasher: The Egyptian House of Representatives approved the country’s first-ever bankruptcy law last week, and Moody's Investors Service believes the move will encourage local and foreign investment. The new law is credit positive for …
Brokerage firms must be a trading and clearing member
17 January 01:09 PM DFM launches Allocation Account mechanism
Dubai - Mubasher: The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) on Wednesday launched the Allocation Account mechanism to create the mechanisms and services, which promote the trading activity of market participants. The new mechanism enables brokerages to use …
The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul)
10 January 06:35 PM Tadawul announces new market enhancements
Riyadh - Mubasher: The Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul) announced on Wednesday a series of measures to improve market access and efficiency. Tadawul aims at enhancing the market liquidity, bolster investor security, mitigate risk and further align …
The listing details and timing will be disclosed in the near future
10 January 03:05 PM Bahrain C.bank approves Ithmaar listing on DFM
Mubasher: Ithmaar Holding disclosed that the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) has granted the final approval for listing the bank’s shares on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM). Ithmaar, which is listed on Boursa Kuwait and Bahrain Bourse (BHB), …
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10 January 12:10 AM Saudi CMA approves amending foreign investment rules
Riyadh - Mubasher: The Saudi Capital Market Authority (CMA) has approved the amended Rules for Qualified Foreign Financial Institutions Investment in Listed Securities, according to a statement issued on Tuesday. The decision will enter into force …
Emirates NBD is the UAE's first financial services entity to be approved by the SCA as a general clearing member.
8 January 01:00 PM Emirates NBD, Index Securities ink clearing services deal
Dubai – Mubasher: Emirates NBD on Monday announced that it has signed an agreement with Index Securities to provide the latter with clearing services. “With the UAE’s bourses gearing up for higher levels of trading activity, the country’s …