News Analysis

The futures contracts might be available for the benchmark ADX General Index
11 September 01:54 PM ADX mulls futures trading in 2019
Mubasher: The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) will join a race to introduce derivatives as Gulf bourses including Kuwait and Saudi Arabia put strategies in place to attract more investors. The UAE stock market has planned for launching trading …
Trading hours on the UAE stock exchanges will resume on Sunday
10 September 03:14 PM UAE, KSA, Qatar bourses to open on Hijri new year holiday
By: Mahmoud Gamal Mubasher: Three Gulf stock markets, including Boursa Kuwait, Muscat Securities Market (MSM), and Bahrain Bourse (BHB), will be closed on Tuesday, 11 September, on the occasion of Hijri new year holiday. Similarly, Iraq Stock …
The banking sector topped the QSE’s losers declining 3.59%
13 August 11:54 AM Turkish lira poses threat to QSE’s banking sector
Mubasher: The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) has been affected adversely by Turkey's currency crisis. The Qatari bourse ended Sunday’s trading session in negative territory, after the general index fell 251.86 points, or 2.55%, to 9,635 points. The …
Kingdom Holding Company’s (KHC) stocks dropped by 7.6% on Sunday before sliding by 5.6% on Monday
7 November 2017 07:35 PM Global markets take a hit on Saudi arrests - Report
By: Mohamed Soliman Mubasher: The recent wave of surprising Saudi resolutions, which involved the arrest a number of princes and ministers through the government’s new anti-corruption campaign has negatively impacted global markets. King …
Photo Archive
27 May 2017 11:40 AM Agility to pay $95m to settle US contracts
Mubasher: Agility announced on Friday reaching an agreement to pay $95 million (KWD 28.8 million) in cash to settle a civil lawsuit accusing it of defrauding the United States military on food supply contracts, according to Reuters. On Wednesday …