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Last Updated: Thu, Mar 5 2015 | 6:37 PM |
IPO»

Dubai's Daman plans IPO in coming weeks

Sale planned despite recent poor performances

Sukuk»

Indonesia plans alternative sukuk structures to boost volumes

Gov't is considering the use of state goods and services as underlying assets on its sukuk

Sukuk»

Islamic finance body IILM takes sukuk programme above $2bn

$490m worth of 3-mth sukuk and $500m of 6-mth sukuk were auctioned this week

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
NATL CO BLDG MAT AED 0.75 0.02 2.74 %
RAK CERAMICS AED 3.59 0.09 2.57 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 6.90 0.10 1.47 %
EMIRATES TELECOM AED 12.30 0.15 1.23 %
NATL BK OF AD AED 13.60 0.15 1.12 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.52 0.02 0.80 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
INVEST BANK AED 2.52 -0.28 -10.00 %
FIRST GULF BK AED 14.55 -0.96 -6.21 %
SUDATEL AED 0.73 -0.03 -3.95 %
GREEN CRS INS CO AED 0.67 -0.02 -2.90 %
WAHA CAPITAL AED 2.93 -0.07 -2.33 %
SHARJAH ISLAMIC AED 1.78 -0.04 -2.20 %
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Power: From Luke Skywalker to Darth Vader

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The view from the top: What are the super-wealthy most concerned about this year?

The view from the top: What are the super-wealthy most concerned about this year?

Diversifying portfolios for Middle East investors has become more urgent, according to one Dubai investment officer has warned

Qatar’s winter World Cup: pure genius or madness?

Qatar’s winter World Cup: pure genius or madness?

FIFA’s perplexing decision has at least switched the spotlight away from allegations against the Gulf state, says Anil Bhoyrul

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Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Even with Dubai property prices forecast to decline this year, foreign owners who sell now could still make up to 25% year-on-year by taking advantage of the increasing strength of the US dollar

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How low can you fly? Just ask the boss of Delta Air Lines

How low can you fly? Just ask the boss of Delta Air Lines

Richard Anderson’s comments linking Gulf-based airlines with the 9/11 shows how desperate the US airline industry has become, says Ed Attwood

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Nobody can trust HSBC any more

Nobody can trust HSBC any more

After last week’s tax revelations, the 'world’s local bank' is globally damaged goods, says Anil Bhoyrul

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