The Dubai Financial Market (DFM) General Index increased 12.1 percent to 3,531 points at the end of 2016 compared to 3,151 points at the end of 2015.
At the sectorial level, indexes of eight out of the nine sectors featured on the
Google parent Alphabet and e-commerce giant Amazon capped a blockbuster June quarter for the five biggest US tech companies as their dominance in key markets helped them defy the "law of large numbers".
The total market capitalisation of the top 500 global companies increased 17 per cent from September 2011 to September 2012 to $25 trillion, equivalent to about 35 per cent of global GDP, a report said.
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The combined market capitalisation of banking and finance companies in the GCC reached $369 billion as of August 5, 2008, according to a study.
The figure meant banking and finance companies accounted for more than 40 per cent of the