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Dubai Financial Market

The Dubai Financial Market (is a stock exchange located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It was founded on March 26, 2000. There are about 61 companies listed (as of May 2012) on DFM, most of them are UAE-based companies and a few dual listings for companies based in other MENA region countries. Foreign companies are from the following countries: Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Sudan. Many companies allow foreigners to own their shares.

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Why did UAE stocks fall so hard?

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Dubai stock market in second huge plunge

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Syrian crisis sparks crash in Gulf markets

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Dubai bourse drops most since 2009 debt crisis

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