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Benefiting from the IPO window
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Benefiting from the IPO window

With the Dubai stock market up 31% this year, it is evident that investor confidence in the MidEast is improving

Technology»

Bahrain telco Batelco Q2 net profit slumps 22.4%

Former monopoly has reported declining profits in 16 of the previous 19 quarters

Construction»

Dubai's Arabtec Q2 net profit up 11%

While share price has plunged more than two-thirds, revenues jumped 51% to $656m on the back of business growth in the UAE

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Dubai telco du trims 2014 revenue growth guidance - CEO

Osman Sultan also said he expects network sharing with rival Etisalat to start before end of year

Top Gainers

COMPANY PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
AD SHIPBLDG CO. AED 2.48 0.32 14.81 %
RAK CMT & CONST AED 1.70 0.21 14.09 %
AL-QAIWAIN CMNT AED 1.39 0.17 13.93 %
FINANCE HOUSE AED 3.40 0.30 9.68 %
INVEST BANK AED 3.10 0.20 6.90 %
NATL BK FUJAIRAH AED 4.25 0.25 6.25 %
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Top Losers

COMPANY   PRICE CHANGE % CHANGE
OM & EM INV AED 1.61 -0.17 -9.55 %
BUHAIRA NAT INS AED 3.85 -0.40 -9.41 %
GREEN CRS INS CO AED 1.09 -0.07 -6.03 %
BANK OF SHARJAH AED 1.80 -0.05 -2.70 %
WAHA CAPITAL AED 3.05 -0.06 -1.93 %
NATL BK OF AD AED 14.25 -0.25 -1.72 %
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