UAE finalises stock market launch

Martin, Josh
September 1999
Middle East;Sep99, Issue 293, p25
Reports that the United Arab Emirates plans to launch the Emirates Stock Exchange by the first quarter of the year 2000, raising the number of equity markets operating in the Gulf to seven. Reasons behind the country's decision to launch a stock exchange; Number of companies to be included in the stock exchange; Total amount of market capitalization of the companies; Issues that still need to be resolved.


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