Moderating the discussion, Mr. Jamie Farmer, senior director operations and exchange relations, Dow Jones Indexes, said “2009 marks the 10th anniversary of the launch of the Dow Jones Islamic Market Indexes. This is an important …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, February 18 - 2009 @ 14:12
The five countries included in the index are accessible to foreign investors.
The index has been licensed to Van Eck Global, a provider of global investment products, to serve as the basis for an exchange-traded fund. …Read full article » Middle East: Monday, July 14 - 2008 @ 15:20
Both indexes have been licensed to BNP Paribas to serve as the basis for exchange-traded funds available on Euronext Paris.
The Dow Jones Kuwait Titans 30 Index measures the performance of 30 of the largest and …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, November 05 - 2008 @ 11:28
“We are delighted to work with BFX as it creates new opportunities for investors in this region,” said Michael A. Petronella, president, Dow Jones Indexes. “These indexes measure important markets of interest to people in …Read full article » Bahrain: Tuesday, November 09 - 2010 @ 12:07
The Dow Jones Feas Indexes measure the performance of companies across the Euro-Asian region. There are three indexes in the family: a composite and two regional sub-indexes. With the addition of Egypt (77) and Kazakhstan …Read full article » Egypt: Saturday, September 10 - 2011 @ 10:42
The three funds – Tocqueville Asset Management, Zweig-DiMenna International Managers and Lucas Capital Management – were each given $50m to make investments that comply with Shariah, or Islamic law.
They will invest in commodity-related stocks ranging …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, September 23 - 2008 @ 15:14
The additions will become effective as of the start of trading on March 24, 2008, after the regular quarterly review of the Dow Jones Wilshire Global Indexes.
The inclusion of these three countries to …Read full article » Bahrain: Saturday, January 19 - 2008 @ 10:02
The Dow Jones UAE 25 Index has been licensed to National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) and will underlie the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the UAE. The NBAD OneShare Dow Jones UAE 25 ETF …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Wednesday, March 24 - 2010 @ 16:58
The additions will become effective as of the start of trading on Monday, December 22, 2008.
“The new country additions supplement the Dow Jones Islamic Market Indexes with highly attractive and dynamic emerging markets. It is …Read full article » Middle East: Tuesday, November 04 - 2008 @ 14:27
The Dow Jones Global Titans 50 Index, which measures the world’s 50 largest companies, posted a February gain of 4.98%.
Regionally, the Dow Jones Islamic Market Asia/Pacific Titans 25 Index, which measures the performance of 25 …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Saturday, March 03 - 2012 @ 14:45