Trading Report - June 2017
The value of equities traded on Nasdaq Dubai in June 2017 reached USD 135,873,533, an increase of 46% from USD 93,206,618 in June 2016 and 23% higher than USD 110,230,918 in May 2017.
Volume in June 2017 reached 42,735,553 shares, up 422% from 8,188,910 shares in June 2016 and 52% higher than 28,071,032 shares in May 2017.
The FTSE Nasdaq Dubai UAE 20 index ended June 2017 at 3,334.74, up 2.1% from 3,264.86 at the end of May 2017, and up 1.2% from 3,293.85 at the end of December 2016.
The index tracks 20 liquid stocks listed on Dubai Financial Market, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange and Nasdaq Dubai. It has been designed as a hedging and investment mechanism for GCC and international investors.
On Nasdaq Dubai’s equity futures market, 222,270 contracts traded in June 2017, down 34% from 335,980 contracts in May 2017. The most active broker by value on the equity futures market during the month was Menacorp followed by Integrated Securities and then Al Safwa Mubasher.
The futures market currently consists of single stock futures on 13 UAE-listed companies: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank, Aldar Properties, Arabtec Holding, DP World, DAMAC Properties, Dubai Financial Market, Dubai Investments, Dubai Islamic Bank, DXB Entertainments, Emaar Properties, Etisalat, National Bank of Abu Dhabi, and Union Properties.
Members market share – June 2017
|Top 10 brokers||% of equities traded value|
|Al Safwa Mubasher||13.44|
|Al Ramz Capital||6.23|