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Mena Financial Expo

FREE Attendance & Registration

7-8 April 2016

Forex – Stocks – Shares – Options – CFDs – Indices – Investments – Managed Portfolios – Managed Accounts –Cryptocurrencies – Analytics – Automated Trading –Social Trading – Robots – Platforms – Future Options –Binary Options – Fintech – Gold - Oil – Commodities

Longest-Running B2B & B2C Financial Show in MENA since 2007

The 16th MENA Financial Forum & Expo is open to the public, with a particular interest in Investing, Trading or Launching a New Business in Finance and Investments Sectors. The event brings together under one roof more than 40 international exhibitors & sponsors who will showcase their latest products and services, 15 financial gurus who will share their knowledge with the audience, and over 1,500 visitors who will explore unrivaled opportunities.
Mark your Calendar on 7-8 April 2016 in Dubai, Free of Charge!

Learn from Industry Leaders


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Osama Al Saifi has 20 years of experience in the Financial Markets. He is a leading expert in Trading, Market Analysis and Sales; Retail and Institutional levels.

He has extensive experience in financial markets, including coverage of commodities, Equities and FX. He provides a comprehensive in-depth analysis of currency markets in his distinct style bridging the fundamental and technical aspects of the markets. He is a regular commentator on global markets and writes reports providing valuable insight on the currency and commodity markets, appearing regularly in a variety of financial publications.

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In 1993, Katia Tayar has founded the Arabcom Group, which is a pioneer in promoting sustainable socio-economic development in the Middle East and North Africa, through organizing more than 100 summits, events, specialized conferences, and exhibitions covering the Telecom, ICT, financial, and investment sectors.

She launched the first series of investments and online trading-related shows in the MENA region in 2007, and was the one who introduced top tier global financial institutions to the MENA and GCC markets. As much as she believes in the crucial role of technology in shaping all trends in the financial and telecom industries, she stresses on the importance of these main fundamentals and pillars “Right Knowledge & Education, Trust, and Risk Awareness".

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Janne Muta has over 17 years' experience in the Futures, Equity and Forex markets. He has worked as a trader, institutional fund manager and market analyst in Finland, the United Kingdom and Cyprus; Janne has also developed indicators and Price Action based trading models that have, after rigorous testing, proven to be invaluable in identifying high probability trades..

In recent years, Janne has been a frequent keynote speaker, in demand at trading events across Europe and Asia.

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Rohan Hall is a serial entrepreneur and software industry veteran with over 30 years experience building web, mobile, and social networking technology. Rohan has developed technology for many Fortune 500 companies, including Oracle, Honda, Lockheed, Boeing, and HP. As an entrepreneur, Rohan has built a portfolio of technology companies, and has been featured in publications such as Inc. Magazine and Entrepreneur. Rohan founded TradeSocio in 2014 to bring the most powerful social trading and marketing technology to the financial markets.

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Robert Kaars Sijpesteijn is a Sales Trader who Joined the Ayondo team following experiences at a couple of financial houses, a market data provider and experience within the oil market.

In Robert’s client facing role he converses daily with his traders to ensure they are kept up to date with any upcoming market news as well as generating trading ideas based on current market conditions.

Robert is also a regular speaker at various trade shows and events around the world as well as having regular appearances on live Television.

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With a career spanning over a decade in Sales, Michael entered the financial services space at Saxo Bank, UK, moving from Corporate and HNW to the Institutional arena. Having lead sales teams in financial technologies and other MT4 brokers, Michael now heads the strong and dynamic team from Squared Financial, offering financial services to institutional, HNW and Broker Partners. With a strong offering of ECN-style trading for it's clients, with a broad mix of bank and non-bank liquidity, across a number of platforms, including the new proprietary Merlin Platform.

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Ricardo Evangelista is an analyst with several years of Financial markets experience in four languages. He is a regular contributor to British and Portuguese media.

Ricardo is experienced, with a track-record of success in selling and developing business within the competitive IT and financial services industries; operating across several countries. Previous client bases ranging from private individuals, small local businesses, blue chip companies and government agencies.

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Noureldeen Al Hammoury has more than ten years of experience of foreign exchange and global economic developments analysis, and is known for his reviews of central bank policies and inter-market relationships. He previously was Chief Market Strategist at Markets.com and Amana Capital, and set up and runs his own analysis website.

He is a regular guest contributor on a range of TV business programmes such as: BBC Radio, BBC World News, Al-Jazeera, Al-Hurra TV CNBC Europe, CNBC Asia, CNBC Arabia, Alarabiya, Bloomberg, Russia Today, Dubai TV, Sama Dubai, Skynews Arabia, Qatar TV and Future TV News.

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Marshall Gittler is a celebrated expert in the field of fundamental analysis, with over 30 years’ experience undertaking top level research of the financial markets. His career spans a range of elite investment banks and international securities firms including UBS, Merrill Lynch, Bank of America and Deutsche Bank. Marshall has most recently established himself as global thought leader for clients of FXPRIMUS – a global provider of online forex trading – educating and delivering insightful FX research, helping traders to make the best trading decisions.


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At BETOption we make Binary Option trading easy and accessible to everyone. We offer a very modern trading platform that is 100% web and Mobile based. Traders have the option to trade different assets from currencies to indices, stocks and commodities. BETOption traders get a unique support from our well trained team that speak different languages. With the right tools and the right assistance you will surely feel at home.

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× Grand Capital

Grand Capital has been providing financial, educational and brokerage services since 2006. Our success is based on a strong desire to provide our clients with the best trading conditions and help them grow their financial well-being.

For more details, visit: www.grandcapital.net

× Binary.com

Binary.com is one of the oldest and most respected names in online binary trading and the premier platform for trading binary options in the world’s financial markets. Using our website, customers can trade currencies, indices, stocks and commodities 24/7. We have the most flexible pricing and the most comprehensive suite of products available.

Binary.com has earned an enviable reputation for our commitment to high ethical standards and the quality of the trading experience we provide. When you trade with Binary.com, you can be assured that your deposits are held in a separate trust account and are not used for any other purpose.

For more details, visit: www.binary.com

× Btrader

Btrader is a Forex Managed Account Fund provider that utilized both retail and institutional trade data from several global FX Brokerages.

By doing so, bTrader trades against the 85-90% of Forex traders that lose money in the market.

× AxiTrader

AxiTrader ME DMCC is registered as a broker and clearing member of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), licensed by the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) under license number 31573 and Regulated by the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) of the United Arab Emirates under license number 607136.

Because we’re founded by traders, we understand what traders want. Whether you are an experienced futures trader, learning to trade for the first time, have institutional needs or need to hedge your physical positions, we have an account that suits you. The revolutionary MetaTrader 5 and mobile trading come as standard on all our accounts, and for peace of mind, we operate within a secure and highly regulated environment.

At AxiTrader, our focus is always on integrity, service and execution. We strive harder to be the best – it’s what separates us from our competition and makes us one of region's largest and safest brokers. Our vision is to keep delivering remarkable trading support and become the world’s leading provider of online trading services.

For more details, visit: www.axifutures.com

× Nicofx

Nico is licenced and regulated by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission, was granted an operating licence in 2014 and started trading in early 2015.

Nico operates as a 100% STP broker and favours growing its business through Introducing Brokers, whilst still welcoming retail clients.

Our HQ is in the Republic of Cyprus and the board of directors include Cypriot, British and Asian members.

Our primary market is China and we are already well-established with strong partners in many parts of North and South China. In a short space of time we have grown the company sufficiently to b start generating profits, thereby exceeding investor expectations.

We intend to leverage off the goodwill we have generated in the market to both continue our growth in China and push into new markets later in the year.

We pride ourselves on the quality and professionalism of our partnerships in an industry that has a reputation for questionable business ethics – particularly in China. We strongly believe this is the surest way to establish Nico as a highly reputable and trusted brand which will bring long-term success to our company and our clients.


FXPRIMUS is globally acclaimed for offering one of the most secure online trading environments available anywhere in the forex industry. Client funds are protected via an award-winning risk management model, built to withstand any unexpected market volatility. We are fully regulated by CySEC, and in full compliance with the regulations of Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID.) We also have an official partnership with Manchester City FC.

Clients of FXPRIMUS are welcomed with a $33 no deposit bonus to KickStart their trading journey to success.

Find out more: www.FXPRIMUS.com

× Hot Forex

HotForex is an award winning forex and commodities broker, providing trading services and facilities to both retail and institutional clients. Through its policy of providing the best possible trading conditions to its clients and allowing both scalpers and traders using expert advisors unrestricted access to its liquidity, HotForex has positioned itself as the forex broker of choice for traders worldwide.

HotForex offers various accounts types, trading software and tools to facilitate individuals and institutional customers to trade Forex and CFD's online. All Retail, Affiliates and White Label clients have the opportunity to access interbank spreads and liquidity via state of the art automated trading platforms. HotForex provides an unparalleled variety of account options that clients can select to enjoy a tailored trading experience that perfectly suits their needs. Coupled with superior trading conditions and lightning fast execution, HotForex provides all the tools and services needed for clients of any level to realise their trading ambitions.

Find out more: www.hotforex.com/sv/en/

× Swissquote Bank Ltd

Swissquote Bank Ltd is the leading provider of online financial services in Switzerland. It is a recognized public bank supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, which means that creditors and investors of the company are protected by the Swiss banking security standards.

Swissquote also ranks among the top 10 online Forex brokers in the world, empowering over 200,000 private investors and institutional clients to trade a wide range of currencies, commodities and indices. Always at the forefront of technological innovation, it develops cutting-edge solutions and analysis tools to meet the needs of its clients, whether they are beginners or experts.

In addition to Advanced Trader, Swissquote’s proprietary platform, the popular MetaTrader 4 and 5 platforms are also fully integrated into its superior liquidity combined with low trading costs and precise execution.

For introducing brokers, money managers and institutions looking for a reliable partner or white labelled technology and liquidity solutions, Swissquote has the tools, experience and knowledge to exceed your expectations.

Swissquote Group has offices in multiple locations in Switzerland, as well as in Dubai, London, Malta and Hong Kong, to serve customers in over 120 countries. Swissquote Group Holding Ltd (SQN) is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.

Swissquote is proud to be the official bank of the 15th MENA Forex Show and will be pleased to share its expertise with all visitors.

Find out more: www.en.swissquote.com/fx

× Tradesocio

TradeSocio provides cloud-based marketing technology to companies in the financial services sector. TradeSocio’s solutions include a white-label social trading platform, big data, and a marketing platform that enables financial institutions to improve their marketing and sales effectiveness.

For more information about TradeSocio : www.tradesocio.com

× ICM Capital

ICM Capital Limited, headquartered in London (UK), has quickly grown in recent years; enlarging its reach in Europe, Middle East, North Africa and Asia; with offices spread around the globe. Among other categories the company has been awarded for its excellence in providing the best execution, customer service, and rebates for its traders. ICM Capital grants cutting-edge technologies and online trading services for retail and corporate clients; offering a range of products and services, including Forex, Commodities and CFDs. Through ICM Capital and the world renowned MetaTrader 4 trading platform, traders can take advantage of high liquidity, tight spreads, mobile trading, technical analysis and much more. ICM Capital Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Register Number: 520965.

Find out more: www.icmcapital.co.uk

× ADS Securities

Prime by ADS Securities is an exclusive service that changes the way private clients trade forex, bullion and CFDs. Prime extends institutional standards of execution with tailored support for individual investors across FX, precious metals and CFDs. Access ADS Securities’ deep liquidity, market-leading prices and spreads for an exceptional trading experience. Prime: award-winning technology and personalized customer service.

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× AFX Capital

AFX Capital offers trading and investment services in multiple languages throughout the world. Catering to both retail and institutional clients, we provide access to a wide range of diversified products and services of exceptional standards, falling under four trading brands:

  • SuperTradingOnline (STO) providing FX and CFD trading services to retail traders.
  • Quantic,offering portfolio management services and unique, customized investment strategies to high-net-worth individuals.
  • Market Technologies,delivering advanced technological and liquidity partnership solutions.
  • AFX Affiliates,delivering turnkey, highly-innovative partnership and technological solutions.
  • Find out more: www.afxcapital.com/en



    × Professional Traders Group

    Awarded as the Best Capital Market Trading Services Company GCC 2015, Professional Traders Group is actively pursuing its vision of establishing the world’s largest trader’s community by providing the best solutions to all your Professional Trading needs through our International State-of-the-Art Infrastructure and Education facilities. Our Training Programs are structured to help you become a professional trader, with or without any prior trading experience, where the potential of making consistent profits is infinite.


    For more details, visit: www.professionaltraders.com
    × AxiTrader

    AxiTrader ME DMCC is registered as a broker and clearing member of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX), licensed by the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC) under license number 31573 and Regulated by the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) of the United Arab Emirates under license number 607136.

    Because we’re founded by traders, we understand what traders want. Whether you are an experienced futures trader, learning to trade for the first time, have institutional needs or need to hedge your physical positions, we have an account that suits you. The revolutionary MetaTrader 5 and mobile trading come as standard on all our accounts, and for peace of mind, we operate within a secure and highly regulated environment.

    At AxiTrader, our focus is always on integrity, service and execution. We strive harder to be the best – it’s what separates us from our competition and makes us one of region's largest and safest brokers. Our vision is to keep delivering remarkable trading support and become the world’s leading provider of online trading services.

    For more details, visit: www.axifutures.com
    × Ayondo

    ayondo is a broker based in London, Frankfurt and Singapore, offering both Spread Betting/CFD Trading and Social Trading, and we are the only company to offer both these trading options. Our trading platform, TradeHub, gives clients advantages such as the latest charting tools as well as one-click trading and variable margin. Regulated by the FCA, we offer clients a secure, transparent and reliable method of trading, complimented by unique benefits such as Negative Balance Protection and insurance cover of up to £500,000 per client.

    See more: www.ayondo.com
    × National Bullion House LLC

    National Bullion House LLC has been established in UAE, under the commercial license No. 689061, issued by the Department of Economic Development in Dubai. We take pride in providing physical bullion trading activities and the most rewarding investment opportunities in precious metals, with a dominant focus on gold to our wide range of clients such as traders, speculators, elite investors, jewelry shops, and banks. All our services and products match the Sharia Compliance and in accordance to the Dubai and London good delivery standards. Therefore we urge the entire community to save, invest and trade in bullion bars and coins with confidence. Trading in gold, precious metals and gems is our business essence yet we will anticipate to add a comprehensive array of modern as well as lucrative traditional financial instruments, such as commodities derivatives, wealth management, investments in mining and exploration, all becoming serviceable to our clients in the akin future.

    What makes us incomparable is our tendency of adapting technological innovations and keeping pace with the latest developments. Our premium services have withstood the test of time, and have benefited from generations of proven market expertise across a diverse range of trading mediums, chiefly Gold. Our business has also played a central role in making its services accessible to global clients, and has successfully expanded its horizon and footprint to many countries around the world so don't hesitate to be part of our association!

    NBH provides an online investment platform physical for Gold & Silver bars or coins that can be sold, purchased, stored or redeemed by retail investors, wholesalers, jewelers, institutions, and banks. These transactions can be carried out in all denominations at a very competitive price in a highly efficient and convenient manner.

    All Investors (Individuals, Corporations, or Banks) can buy/sell on a daily basis 24/5 through the live spot market rates displayed on our "Bullion Web trader" or the "NBH Bullion Platform". This platform also allows customers to redeem the physical bars/coins through the bullion account and request delivery of the items to their doorstep. All our Precious metals items are 24 Carat, with a Purity of 995 or 999.9 (Subject to client request). All our precious metals items match the international Good Delivery Standards.

    For further details visit: www.nbh.ae
    × Squared Financial

    Squared Financial Services Limited is an independent, full-service broker headquartered in Dublin and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland (CBI).

    Established in 2005, Squared, offers a range of trading platforms and services to the professional and institutional market, including MT4 and proprietary platform Merlin, Clients of Squared can access ECN-style trading across a broad mix of Bank and non-Bank liquidity pools.

    The principle foundations of Squareds offering is the delivery of a stable and professional service for clients with the best price and highest quality of execution that services each client's specific trading style and strategy.

    See more: www.squaredfinancial.com/en/
    × Maps S Platis

    MAP S.Platis is an internationally-awarded leader in the field of financial services consultancy, offering set-up, licensing and overall support to financial institutions such as Forex and binary options brokers, asset managers, hedge funds, prime brokers, payment providers and banks.

    Thanks to its unrivalled and comprehensive support services, the specialised Financial Services Advisory Team (FSAT) of MAP S.Platis remains one of the sector's strongest practitioners, both in the European Union and other international jurisdictions. With a significant share in the financial services licensing and compliance support market, MAP S.Platis provides online or on-site compliance assistance, financial risk management, anti-money laundering services, internal audit services, IT audit and executive training, among others.

    For further details, visit: www.mapsplatis.com


    Financial Companies
    Investment Institutions
    Brokerage Firms
    Technology Providers
    C-level Executives
    Fund Management
    Equity Management
    Liquidity Providers
    Financial Advisors
    Capital Markets
    Exchange houses
    Venture Capitalists
    Oil & Gas
    Real Estate
    Import & Export


    Westin Mina Seyahi Hotel, Dubai−UAE

    7-8 April 2016

    President Message

    Celebrating its 16th anniversary in April 2016, the newly structured MENA Financial Forum and Expo Dubai has expanded from being the largest online trading, investments and forex-related show in the MENA region since 2007 to become the Leading B2B & B2C Financial Forum & Expo covering a wide array of business and investment opportunities in different sectors.

    A major facelift and upgrade is what all our visitors, sponsors and exhibitors will witness in our 16th Edition to be held on 7-8 April 2016.

    Based on the high demand of leading global financial firms to expand our show and target new fields, Arabcom Group came to a certain conclusion about the high importance of fulfilling the current challenges prevailing in the finance industry and covering a wider scope of sectors without limitations, thus the new spectrum of the show.

    The two-day event will bring together financial and money experts from various corners of the world, with Investors, businessmen and decision makers, while always highlighting the importance the right knowledge and awareness in the lucrative business environment.

    Katia Tayar
    Founder & President
    Arabcom Group

    Arabcom Group has launched the first series of Forex, Online Trading, Managed Funds and Investments shows in the MENA region in 2007.

    Since 1993, Arabcom Group is a pioneer in promoting sustainable socio-economic development in the Middle East. It has in its portfolio over 100 specialized conferences and exhibitions in Telecom, ICT, financial, real estate and other sectors.

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