Markets

Bahrain’s $2 billion sukuk and bond issuance reaps over $14 billion windfall

Strong investor demand enabled the kingdom to tighten pricing by lowering yields

Oil prices tick up on optimism of steady U.S. output

Production to surpass record high in 2025, EIA reports

MENA IPO market soars with 48 IPOs in 2023, reaping $10.7 billion

Energy and logistics sectors lead as MENA continues to attract global investments

Strong dollar to pull back oil prices

Escalation of Middle East tension could disrupt supply chain

Gold prices down in market opening

24K variant was priced slightly lower at AED246 per gram

Egypt to auction $1 billion dollar-denominated treasury bills

Money supply (M2) grew by 19.92 percent year-on-year in December 2023

DFM gains $1.91 billion, records its highest levels since April 2015

Leading banking and real estate stocks support the growth of UAE’s financial markets

Oil prices decline following Fed’s interest rate cut signals

Despite economic and geopolitical crises, 2024 will be a healthy year for the oil market

Gold prices recover from dip as Powell counters rate cut expectations

Central banks' record gold buying drives demand to new heights

UAE’s petrol prices to increase in February, diesel prices to decrease

Here is the the breakdown of petrol and diesel prices per liter for February

Gold prices dip amid dollar rally

US dollar's rebound and monetary policy anticipation impact precious metal valuations

Saudi Arabia’s sukuk, bond issuances reach $202 bn in Q4 2023

Kingdom attracts Saudi investors, advances capital market, and maintains fiscal stability

Gold prices surge as Fed’s interest rate decision nears

Rising geopolitical risks and monetary policy uncertainty drive investors towards safe-haven assets

Oil prices rise on regional tension fears and China demand concerns

Traders reevaluate Middle East supply risks as China's real estate woes deepen

Egypt explores issuing bonds in Emirati dirhams and Indian rupees, minister says

Part of strategy to diversify financing options by targeting multiple markets

Gold prices rally on Middle East tensions and Fed meeting anticipation

Gold maintains its safe-haven appeal as investors seek refuge amid economic uncertainties

Oil market on edge: WTI prices surge amidst geopolitical turmoil

Supply concerns intensify following rise in Red Sea tensions

Wall Street braces for a testing week

Fed’s decision, companies' profits, and economic data all in focus

UAE dominates regional green bond league tables with $10.7 billion in sales

UAE's COP28 year saw $7.95 billion in debut sustainable debt issuances

Oil prices decline following surge to highest levels since December

Red Sea disruptions and global tensions raise supply chain concerns