DFM launches new Futures Trading Platform

SectorFinancial Markets
CountryUnited Arab Emirates

Dubai - Mubasher: The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) has rung the market opening bell to celebrate the launch of its new Futures Trading Platform, according to a press release on Sunday. The introduction of equity futures trading is in line with the DFM's strategy to diversify product offerings and attract more investments. The new platform will help investors to diversify and hedge their portfolios and benefit from equity futures leverage. The platform includes futures contracts on single stocks of five of the most liquid equities listed on the DFM, comprising Emaar Properties, Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), Emirates NBD, Emaar Development, and Emaar Malls, with tenures of up to three months. The DFM equity futures will be ...read more...