Oil, secondary markets to dictate GCC IPOs in 2019

another Dubai-based company, garnered $25 million from its IPO on London's Alternative Investment Market. During the year however, the Dubai Financial Market witnessed two dual listings from Egypt's N... ( read original story ...)

Financial confidence on the rise for UAE residents

Financial confidence soared in the fourth quarter of 2018 after residents adjusted their budgets to factor in the effects of VAT and high summer spending, a study from UAE financial comparison site ya... ( read original story ...)

UAE aid keeps Pakistan government afloat

The government riding a wave of momentum after having secured a $6.2 billion financial aid package from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is dilly-dallying on a potential International Monetary Fund (IM... ( read original story ...)

Dubai e-Mal launches digital financial platform

Dubai-based fintech e-Mal has officially inaugurated its full-fledged digital financial platform that aims to revolutionise the way individuals and businesses transact to make payments, micro-lending ... ( read original story ...)

The rise of robo-advisers in the UAE

received a full operating licence in November following a phase in the Dubai International Financial Centre's sandbox. The company, which has around 2,700 registered users, is now looking to reach an ... ( read original story ...)

Consolidating Pakistan-UAE ties

$3.2 billion each of oil supplies on credit as well as $3 billion in cash deposits were provided by both the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the UAE, along with $1.2 billion trade finance from the ... ( read original story ...)