How to Trade

Nasdaq Dubai offers opportunities to retail and institutional investors. Whether based in the UAE, in the rest of the Nasdaq Dubai region or elsewhere in the world, investors can choose from a range of securities. The exchange provides a unique set of advantages to help maximise total returns in all economic environments.


Trading on Nasdaq Dubai is similar to trading on Dubai Financial Market (DFM). Investors can start trading on Nasdaq Dubai by opening an investor account with a brokerage firm that is a Member of the exchange, and obtaining a NIN (National Investor Number) that is equally valid for both DFM and Nasdaq Dubai.

Investors who do not yet have an investor account can follow a simple process for opening one through DFM or Nasdaq Dubai, or apply through a brokerage firm.

Trading Hours

10am to 2pm (6am to 10am GMT) from Sunday to Thursday

Equities and other securities

Sunday to Thursday
09:00 – 09:30 Adjustment Period
09:30 – 09:55 Preopening Auction
09:55 - 10:00 No Cancellation Period
10:00 - 14:00 Continuous Trading
Off Order Book Reporting permitted from 10:00 until 14:00

Futures

Sunday - Thursday
09:00 – 10:00 Adjustment
10:00 – 14:00 Continuous Trading
Off Order Book Reporting permitted from 10:00 until 14:00

For Trading Enquiries

Market Operations
+971 4 305 5473
trading@nasdaqdubai.com