Milestones

  • 1998
    RAMZ was established
  • 2000
    ESCA was established
    ADX (formerly ADSM) and DFM were established
  • 2003
    Awarded the No. 1 and 2 Broker status on ADX and DFM, respectively, on the basis of total market share
  • 2004
    Awarded the No. 1 and 2 Broker status on ADX and DFM, respectively, on the basis of total market share, for the 2nd consecutive year
  • 2005
    Capitalization was raised from AED5mn to AED25mn
    Awarded the No. 1 and 3 Broker status on ADX and DFM, respectively, on the basis of total market share, for the 3rd consecutive year
  • 2006
    Capitalization was raised from AED25mn to AED75mn
    Research unit was established
    First branches in Dubai and Al Ain were established
  • 2007
    Launch of Islamic Services unit
    Trading facilities at NASDAQ Dubai (formerly DIFX) was established
    Second branch in Al Ain was established
  • 2008
    Launch of Islamic Services unit
    Trading facilities at NASDAQ Dubai (formerly DIFX) was established
    Second branch in Al Ain was established
  • 2009
    Became a Member of NASDAQ Dubai
    Institutional Desk was established
    Acquisition of National Financial Brokerage Company (NFBC)
    Invest AD came in as one of the major shareholders
  • 2010
    Increased capitalization from AED75mn to AED125mn
    Awarded Best Execution Broker 2010, Middle East by World Finance
    Awarded the Top Active Broker on DFM from 2000-2010
    FIX-certified for Manual and DMA order flow
    The first local company to be granted License for Research & Advisory by SCA
  • 2011
    Granted License to trade outside UAE by SCA
  • 2012
    Granted License for Margin Trading by SCA
    Launched the first Islamic Margin Trading in UAE
    Ranked Number 1 in terms of value traded in DFM for the whole year and number 3 all over UAE
  • 2013
    Ranked number one during the first half of 2013 in terms of value traded in UAE
    Awarded "Broker of the Month" by Nasdaq Dubai 5 times
    Opened its sixth branch in Sharjah
    Increased the company capital to AED150mn
  • 2014
    Ranked number one in terms of value traded in UAE markets for the year 2014
    Awarded "Broker of the Month" by Nasdaq Dubai 7 times during 2014
    Awarded by DFM for launching smart phone trading application
    Awarded by the AFE Equities Summit 2014 for having the highest turnover for 2013 amongst all the brokerage houses in ADX
  • 2015
    Obtained the Prob Book License
    Obtained International Trading License using Nominee account
    Obtained DGCX License
    Obtained Nasdaq Dubai Margin Trading License
  • 2016
    Obtained the Market Making License in ADX
    Obtained License for Derivatives Trading in Nasdaq Dubai
    Obtained the Investment Management License from SCA