Trading Report - September 2019
The value of equities traded in September 2019 reached USD 63,109,289, up 31% from USD 48,188,974 in September 2018 and down 14% from USD 73,423,611 in August 2019. Volume in September 2019 reached 5,720,978 shares, down 33% from 8,574,316 shares in September 2018 and down 32% from 8,449,914 shares in August 2019.
The FTSE Nasdaq Dubai UAE 20 index ended September 2019 at 3,156.13, down 2.7% from 3,244.13 at the end of August 2019 and up 2.7% from 3,074.32 at the end of December 2018.
On Nasdaq Dubai’s equity futures market, traded value reached AED 11.08 million in September 2019, down 61% from AED 28.47 million in August 2019. A total of 47,342 contracts traded in September 2019, down 70% from 157,914 contracts in August 2019. The most active broker by value on the equity futures market in September 2019 was Brokerage House Securities, followed by Al Safwa Mubasher and then Integrated 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|
|Al Safwa Mubasher||11.48%|
|Emirates Islamic Financial Brokerage||3.32%|
|Emirates NBD Bank||3.32%|
|Al Ramz Capital||2.09%|
|SICO Financial Brokerage||1.93%|