News & Events

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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DME Appoints Head of Products and Services Asia
12 Mar 2013
Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME), the premier international energy futures and commodities exchange in the Middle East, has announced the appointment of Michelle Zhang as Head of Products and Services, Asia.…
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DME hits 4 billion barrels traded mark
06 Feb 2013
DME announced today that it has now reached the 4 billion barrel mark, with a total of 4 million contracts (eqv. 4 billion barrels) traded on the Exchange. This milestone…
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DME Strengthens Board of Directors with Appointment of Oil Industry and Commodities Leaders
31 Jan 2013
Addition of senior energy experts from USA-based CME Group and Singapore-based Concord Energy brings DME into closer integration with CME Group and strengthens its growing presence in East of Suez…
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