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Virgin Mobile MEA in talks for IPO

Telecoms company plans to list on a regional or European exchange to fund expansion plans

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Saudi to loosen foreign ownership restrictions for stocks

Each investor under Saudi Arabia's Qualified Foreign Institutions scheme will be allowed to own a stake of just under 10 percent of a single company

IPO»

'Flurry of IPOs' expected in Saudi Arabia

Experts say kingdom could become one of the region’s most active IPO markets following the unveiling of the Vision 2030 economic reform plan

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
SHARJAH ISLAMIC AED 1.55 0.12 8.39 %
METHAQ AED 0.80 0.05 6.67 %
NATL BK OF RAK AED 5.45 0.30 5.83 %
AD COMMERCIAL BK AED 6.22 0.24 4.01 %
ALDAR PROPERTIES AED 2.61 0.06 2.35 %
WAHA CAPITAL AED 2.04 0.04 2.00 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
AD SHIPBLDG CO. AED 2.61 -0.28 -9.69 %
AD NATL ENERGY AED 0.56 -0.04 -6.67 %
RAK CERAMICS AED 3.20 -0.20 -5.88 %
INVEST BANK AED 2.10 -0.10 -4.55 %
AGTHIA GROUP AED 7.41 -0.29 -3.77 %
NATL MARINE DRDG AED 6.19 -0.21 -3.28 %
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Why Saudi Arabia will struggle to kick its addiction to oil

Why Saudi Arabia will struggle to kick its addiction to oil

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How Etihad's partnership strategy is paying off

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Ismat 'Izzy' Abidi: How I built Freshly Ground Sounds

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