Trading Report : October 2019
The value of equities traded in October 2019 reached USD 62,464,594, down 23% from USD 81,387,641 in October 2018 and down 1% from USD 63,109,289 in September 2019. Volume in October 2019 reached 8,522,021 shares, down 7% from 9,178,161 shares in October 2018 and up 49% from 5,720,978 shares in September 2019.
The FTSE Nasdaq Dubai UAE 20 index ended October 2019 at 3,160.73, up 0.15% from 3,156.13 at the end of September 2019 and up 2.8% % from 3,074.32 at the end of December 2018.
On Nasdaq Dubai’s equity futures market, traded value reached AED 17.17 million in October 2019, up 55% from AED 11.08 million in September 2019. A total of 112,017 contracts traded in October 2019, up 137% from 47,342 contracts in September 2019. The most active broker by value on the equity futures market in October 2019 was Al Safwa Mubasher, followed by Shuaa Securities and then Brokerage House Securities.
The futures market currently consists of single stock futures on 17 UAE-listed companies and 12 Saudi Arabia-listed companies, as well as index futures on DFM’s DFMGI index, ADX’s ADI index, MSCI’s UAE equity index and the FTSE Saudi Arabia Index.
Members market share
|Top 10 brokers||% of equities traded value|
|EFG-Hermes Brokerage||63.05 %|
|Al Ramz Capital||8.72 %|
|Al Safwa Mubasher||7.62%|
|SICO Financial Brokerage||2.01%|
|Emirates NBD Securities||1.24%|
|Aldar Shares & Bonds||0.74%|