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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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DFM reaches five year high

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