Trading Report - November 2018
The value of equities traded in November 2018 reached USD 83,448,608, down 14% from USD 97,036,215 in November 2017 and 2.5% higher than USD 81,387,641 in October 2018. Volume in November 2018 reached 13,344,548 shares, up 14% from 11,661,653 shares in November 2017 and up 45% from 9,178,161 shares in October 2018.
The FTSE Nasdaq Dubai UAE 20 index ended November 2018 at 3,066.31, down 4.8% from 3,221.30 at the end of October and down 6.8% from 3,288.69 at the end of December 2017.
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, traded value reached AED 20.98 million in November 2018, an increase of 119% from AED 9.59 million in October 2018. A total of 77,785 contracts traded in November, down 6% from 82,698 contracts in October. The most active broker by value on the equity futures market in November was Brokerage House Securities, followed by Integrated Securities and then Al Ramz Capital.
The futures market currently consists of single stock futures on 17 UAE-listed companies as well as index futures on DFM’s DFMGI index and ADX’s ADI index.
Members market share
|Top 10 brokers||% of equities traded value|
|Al Safwa Mubasher||7.53 %|
|Emirates NBD Securities||1.83%|
|SHUAA Capital||1.46 %|
|Al Ramz Capital||1.16%|