Monitoring the movement of Gulf investors since the beginning of this year shows a growth in their total trading in the UAE financial markets by approximately 23.5% compared to the same period in 2020.
The trades of this important segment of investors accounted for about 2.5% of the total value of trades recorded in the financial markets during the monitoring period.
In detail, the value of Gulf investors’ trading in the Dubai Financial Market amounted to 4.558 billion dirhams, buying and selling, since the beginning of 2021 until the end of the first half of this month, according to the statistics issued by the market. Their investments were distributed at 2.28 billion dirhams in purchases, compared to 2.168 billion dirhams in sales during the monitoring period.
The total value of Gulf investors’ trading in the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange amounted to 3.23 billion dirhams since the beginning of this year until the end of the first half of this month. And distributed about 1.494 billion dirhams of purchases, compared to 1.735 billion dirhams of sales during the monitoring period.