Monday 26, May 2008 by Mike Gallagher

All eyes on the DGCX as oil hits $135

With oil hitting $135 a barrel and global economies feeling the pain, a lot more attention could end up being focused on Dubai this week as the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) begins trading oil futures. Both West Texas Intermediate Light Sweet Crude (DWTI) oil and Brent Crude oil (DBRC) futures contracts will be available for trading from Tuesday 27 May.

Features & Analyses

Islamic Finance The path forward

After years of milestones, Islamic finance in Dubai and beyond still has work to do, writes Abdulla Mohammed Al Awar, CEO of DIEDC read more