The Broker's Choice - NBAD Securities

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What's Behind Saudi's Unwinding Treasury Holdings?

Bloomberg TV – 17 August 2016

Mohammed Ali Yasin, managing director at NBAD Securities, discusses Saudi Arabia offloading its U.S. treasury holdings, OPEC's informal talks on a potential production freeze and the outlook for Qatar stocks. He speaks to Yousef Gamal El-Din and Haidi Lun on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East.

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities recorded live on Bloomberg Markets Middle East.


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How will NASDAQ Dubai Futures Exchange work?

Dubai Eye - 11 August 2016

“As a new tool in the market, the NASDAQ Dubai Futures Exchange has a huge potential for growth, and present an advantage because the size of futures contracts is 100 shares, which means that you can trade not only via NASDAQ Dubai but via the DFM screens as well. . In other words, individual investors will now be able to trade and participate without having to pay the full amount of the shares, but only a 10-30% margin, depending on what is set by the broker.” (…)

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities speaks to Dubai Eye about what to expect once the Futures Exchange is active.

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Interview: "Options are a great opportunity for investors"

Dubai Eye - 09 August 2016

The Nasdaq Dubai exchange will open an equity futures market in September to trade single-stock futures on the shares of 10 top UAE companies, including Aldar Properties, Arabtec , DAMAC Properties, DP World, Dubai Islamic Bank, Dubai Parks and Resorts, Emaar Properties, Etisalat, First Gulf Bank and Union Properties.

Mohammed Ali Yasin, the Head of NBAD Securities explains the benefit of this new market to investors.

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Oil Outlook: More Upside Ahead?

Bloomberg TV, 13 July 2016

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities, discusses where he thinks oil is heading, the demand for the commodity and the outlook for banking stocks in Q2. He speaks to Yousef Gamal El-Din and Angie Lau on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East."


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Interview: What impact will Brexit have on the GCC?

Al-Arabiya TV, 23 June 2016 (ARABIC)

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities believes a Brexit scenario would have a major impact on regional and currency markets as the sterling pound could lose 15 to 20% of its value.

On the question of possible bank mergers in the UAE, Mr Yasin said it would have a positive impact on the UAE economy. Bigger banks are in a better position to support big projects such as Dubai 2020, he said.

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Interview: Is China's Delay Good for Saudi's MSCI Inclusion?

Bloomberg TV, 15 June 2016

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities, discusses the effects of MSCI denying China's entry into their Emerging markets index, how Brexit fears are impacting markets in the Middle East and the slide in oil prices. He speaks to Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Markets Middle East"

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Why UAE equities are not following the rising oil price

Bloomberg TV, 18 May 2016

Mohammed Ali Yasin, Head of NBAD Securities: "The traded values in May are extremely weak (...) There is a vacuum of local news in the market, so the sentiment is affected rather by the international one..."

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