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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces First Official Selling Price (OSP) After Historic Launch
01 Jun 2007
History was made today when the Middle East's first international energy futures and commodities exchange was launched by the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME), a joint venture between Tatweer, a…
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Government of Dubai to Utilize DME as Reference Point for New Pricing of its Crude Oil Sales
30 May 2007
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME), announced today that the Government of Dubai will cease pricing its export crude oil sales off its current mechanism and instead utilise DME futures…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange welcomes Sultanate of Oman as its Third Equity Partner, Oman Investment Fund Concludes 30% Equity Stake
28 May 2007
The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME), initially a joint venture between Tatweer, a member of Dubai Holding, and the New York Mercantile Exchange Inc., (NYMEX), announced today that it has…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Receives Regulatory No-Action Relief from U.S. Commodity Future Trading Commission
27 May 2007
NYMEX Receives CFTC Regulatory Approval to clear DME trades The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited announced today that it has received "no-action" relief from the Division of Market Oversight of the…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Details for Additional Production Testing for DME Direct™ for DME Contracts for May 26, 2007
24 May 2007
In response to customer requests and in order to ensure successful connectivity to DME Direct™, the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) has scheduled a production test for Saturday, May 26,…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Receives Additional Regulatory Approvals from Overseas Jurisdictions in Run up to Launch
16 May 2007
Securities and Commodities Authority of the UAE issues 'no objection' order The Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited announced today that further to the earlier receipt of approvals and 'no objection' letters…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Details of May 19, 2007 Production Testing for DME Direct™ and ClearPort® Clearing for DME Contracts
15 May 2007
Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Details of May 19, 2007 Production Testing for DME Direct™ and ClearPort® Clearing for DME Contracts In preparation for the June 1, 2007 launch of the…
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Dubai Mercantile Exchange Announces Details of Production Testing for DME Direct™ and ClearPort® Clearing for DME Contracts
08 May 2007
In preparation for the June 1, 2007 launch of the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME), the Exchange will conduct two production tests. The first will be held on Saturday, May…
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