Arab IPO 2017


November 21, 2016
2nd Arab IPO Summit to focus on increasing IPO opportunities for the region
The capital raised by firms in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) increased by 141% in Q1 2016, while the number of initial public offerings (IPOs) was the same as in Q1 2015. (Source: EY) The current market trend indicates a reduced dependence on the oil and energy sectors. IPOs are the most effective ...
November 16, 2016
Is an IPO the next milestone of your success?
Initial public offerings offer several benefits and opportunities for companies in the Middle East Current trends in the Middle East and Africa (MENA) region indicate a move towards reducing dependence on the oil and gas sector. Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) have consequently emerged as an ideal means of e...
October 24, 2016
New rules for IPO listing
International exchange operator, Nasdaq Dubai, unveiled new listing rules to make sure increased participation by individual investors in initial public offerings, or IPOs. The wide-ranging changes proposed by the bourse in its bid to increase liquidity and woo investors also seek to introduce a brand new re...