News & Events

DME reaches 5 billion barrels traded milestone
23 Sep 2013
Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the leading energy futures exchange in the Middle East, today announced a new record by reaching the 5 billion barrel mark, with a total of 5…
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Christopher Fix, Chief Executive, Dubai Mercantile Exchange shares key developments with stakeholders at CME offices
22 Aug 2013
Christopher Fix, Chief Executive, Dubai Mercantile Exchange shares key developments with stakeholders at CME offices
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DME sets new trading record
01 Aug 2013
DME (Dubai Mercantile Exchange) today announced record average daily trading volumes (“ADV”) of 7,381 in July 2013, equivalent to almost 7.4 million barrels of oil a day. This surpasses the…
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DME Appoints Head of Customer Relations
29 Jul 2013
DME, the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, today announced the appointment of James Lear as Head of Customer Relations. Lear joined DME's Dubai office…
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DME Announces Record Trading Volume in June
02 Jul 2013
DME (Dubai Mercantile Exchange) today announced a record trading volume of 6,978 ADV in June 2013. This is a 9% increase over the previous record of 6,415 ADV in May…
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Mitsubishi Corp becomes DME Member
13 Jun 2013
Mitsubishi Corp has today become the first Japanese Trading House Member of the DME, the Middle East’s premier international energy futures and commodities exchange. The Japanese trading house becomes DME’s…
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RBS joins DME as Clearing Member
08 Apr 2013
RBS Securities Inc. (“RBS”) has today become a Clearing Member of DME, the Middle East’s premier international energy futures and commodities exchange. As a Clearing Member, RBS will guarantee the…
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DME announces open interest record in Oman crude oil futures
27 Mar 2013
DME announced today that it has set a record in open interest for its flagship Oman crude oil futures contract. Open Interest for DME Oman crude oil futures was 23,429…
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