Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX)

Emirates NBD Securities gives you access to Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), a vibrant and fast-growing financial market

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) aims to be an innovative, attractive, and transparent marketplace empowering the UAE's economy by providing opportunities to invest savings and funds in securities, ensuring the soundness and accuracy of transactions and the interaction between demand and supply in order to determine prices, and protecting investors through fair and proper dealing principles between various investors.

ADX develops investment awareness by conducting research to ensure that savings are invested in productive sectors. It supports financial and economic stability and develops trading methods in order to enhance the liquidity and stability of prices of all securities listed on the market.

Equities, Bonds
Monday to Friday
Saturday & Sunday
10:00AM - 3:00PM
(Monday to Friday)
Time Session
Pre-Open: 09:30 to 10:00 Allow order entry / amendment / cancellation
Trading (Open): 10:00 to 14:45 Continues trading
Pre-closing: 14:45 to 14:55 Allow order entry / amendment / cancellation
Trade-At-Last: 14:55 to 15:00 Allow order entry at last price
Post-Trading (closing): 15:00 Session Closing
  • Once you place an order, it will be queued in the market.
  • When the order is executed, you will receive an SMS or email confirmation based on the service you have registered for while opening your brokerage account.
  • One of Emirates NBD Securities' call center agents will contact you after trading hours to confirm the offline trades for the day.
  • Settlement for trades takes place on a T+2 basis (where T is trading date).
  • Sell transactions executed on T (Trade Date) are settled on T+2. Cash proceeds from the sale will be available for withdrawal only on T+2. However, you can use the sale proceeds to place buy orders on the same day, i.e. T+0.
  • Emirates NBD Securities has launched a service enabling you to cash in sale proceeds of shares in DFM and ADX on the trading day (T+0) instead of standard settlement (T+2), up to a certain limit, subject to terms and conditions. To learn more, please click here.

Note: Please do not modify or cancel orders during the last five minutes of the market pre-open session (between 9:55 AM and 10:00 AM) as a penalty might be imposed if the market finds that such modifications / cancellations affect the market or other investors.

Commission ID / Name Percentage
Broker Commission 0.125% + VAT
Other Commission 0.025% + VAT

* All charges, commissions and fees are inclusive of Value Added Tax (VAT) or similar sales tax.

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