Arab IPO Summit to highlight impact of key macro-economic developments on markets

DUBAI, 11th March, 2017 (WAM) — The 2nd Arab IPO Summit will focus primarily on how the companies in the region can increase their capital and enhance their financial value through IPOs. Discussions from leading issuers, stock exchanges, investment banks and corporates will highlight key macro-economic developments and their impact on markets.

The Arab IPO Summit, to be held on 14th and 15th March in Dubai, will also serve as a high-level thought leadership platform to exchange information and insights on implementing a successful IPO, and provide guidance on financial policies and regulations that govern capital raising activities. The event will explore possible diversification strategies and include detailed discussions on improving the liquidity of regional markets.

UMS Conferences, organisers of the upcoming second Arab Initial Public Offerings (IPO) Summit, on Saturday announced its strategic partners for the summit.

Its partners will include leading exchanges such as the London Stock Exchange, the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, the Palestine Exchange, the Muscat Securities Market, the Egyptian Exchange and the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority.

The Arab IPO Summit will see the participation of capital market authorities, financial exchanges, regional companies and banks, and will highlight the critical aspects for the implementation of successful IPOs.

Sponsored by Aon, the Arab IPO summit will host over 150 participants from leading regional businesses, stock exchanges, banks and regulatory bodies.

It will also feature panel sessions from eminent industry experts.

Source: Emirates News Agency