April 17th, 2001 Dubai,
to the Comdex exhibition currently running in Jeddah will be able to
witness demonstrations on the new concept of investment through the
Internet. CSFBdirect-eUnion, the Middle East’s first online brokerage
firm and part of the global network of US online brokerage pioneer
CSFBdirect, is demonstrating this novel form of investment through
demonstration booths on its stand at the exhibition.
is important for Saudi visitors to see for themselves the simplicity of
trading though the Internet and the advantages over traditional forms of
investment,” explained Ali Zahed, President of CSFBdirect-eUnion.
“Transaction transparency, regional support and a wealth of market
information and research are some of the reasons that are encouraging
more investors in the region to turn to us”.
providing access to US equities, the company is working to further
enhance its services to cater to the requirements of the Middle East
of the services recently launched is the introduction of Streaming,
dynamic, Real-Time market information to the company’s middle east
website. The ‘Quicken Quotes Live’ feature will offer Middle East
investors instantaneous information on US stock market activity as it
happens, especially important during periods of high fluctuation and
Quotes Live will introduce a variety of services to the website,
including real-time streaming quotes, Nasdaq Level 2, charts, news,
in-depth market analyses as well as Real-time Alerts of activity in
specific areas of interest.
which was voted Best Financial website in a recent survey conducted by
ArabianBusiness.com magazine, introduced the Middle East to the concept
of online broking last year when it opened a regional office and
customer support center in Dubai Internet City. With a regional
presence, international standards, access to valuable market information
and the right technological infrastructure, CSFBdirect-eUnion is
equipped with the right tools to steer investors in the region towards
this novel form of brokerage.
CSFBdirect-eUnion stand at Comdex Jeddah is number 206.
is a joint venture between CSFBdirect, the pioneer of online investing
in the United States and the online brokerage service of Credit Suisse
First Boston, Capital Union, a major Bahrain based regional investment
bank, and Webtrade eVentures, an e-commerce company focusing on the
development of online financial services in the Arab world.
CSFBdirect-eUnion can be accessed at www.CSFBdirectME.com
on behalf of CSFBdirect-eUnion by Gulf Hill & Knowlton, Dubai.
further information please contact
Telephone +971 3 34 4930
3 34 4923