Sunday 12, March 2017 by Georgina Enzer

2nd Arab IPO Summit announces strategic partners

UMS Conferences, will partner with London Stock Exchange, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, Palestine Exchange, Muscat Securities Market, The Egyptian Exchange and Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority, for the upcoming 2nd Arab IPO Summit on 14th to 15th March 2017.

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

The summit will focus on how the companies in the region can grow 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 summit 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 governing capital raising activities. The event will also explore possible diversification strategies and include detailed discussions on improving the regional markets’ liquidity.

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

The Arab IPO Summit will feature panel sessions from eminent industry experts such as Rashid Al Mansouri, CEO of Qatar Stock Exchange; Nikhil Rathi, CEO of London Stock Exchange; Ahmed Aweidah, CEO of Palestine Exchange; Yarub Awadh Albadi, Head of IPO Unit at Capital Market Authority KSA; Ahmed Saleh Al Marhoon, Director General of Muscat Securities Market and Abdul Aziz Emadi, Listing Director at Qatar Stock Exchange.

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