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Services

DIFS services comprise buying and selling of equity shares on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM) and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), following the principles of Sharia.

We keep the sometimes complex process of investing simple and convenient for you – this way your goals are met with minimum worries for you. Our services are designed to ensure simplicity and convenience, along with security.

FAQs

  • Where can I trade from? Do I need to visit a DIFS branch?
  • With DIFS, you can trade through any of the following convenient channels:

    • By visiting DIFS’ Online Trading Portal
    • By calling DIFS Call Center on 04- 321 7000
    • By visiting any of our 3 branches, conveniently located at:
      • Dubai Financial Market
      • Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange
      • DIB Branch Building, Khalid Bin Waleed Street, Bur Dubai
  • Who owns DIFS and are my funds secure with DIFS?
  • DIFS is a fully owned subsidiary of Dubai Islamic Bank, the world’s first Islamic bank. You can rest assured that your funds are always secure. You will be debited on a request to buy and any sale proceeds will be directly credited to your account with Dubai Islamic Bank.

  • Can I avail financing facilities from DIFS for buying shares?
  • As per ESCA regulations, a brokerage company cannot provide any facility (loan) to purchase shares. However, we have made arrangements with our parent company Dubai Islamic Bank for providing financing facilities to our customers. For more details, contact DIFS Customer Service Officers.

  • Can I buy Sharia non-compliant shares through DIFS?
  • DIFS is a fully Sharia compliant company and therefore does not deal with shares of companies which do not comply to Sharia regulations. With DIFS, you can be assured that you are trading only in shares of Sharia compliant companies.

  • About Right issue?
  • Right issue has pre-set validity and inevitable losses it value if the owner does not sell them or subscribe to the capital increase.

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e-Trading

With the new Online Trading Portal, you can now trade in shares over the web, conveniently and securely. The new portal is a cutting edge solution for all your trading needs on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and Dubai Financial Market (DFM). Trading Online has never been easier and the new platform enables you to access 24-hour real time market information and transact securely from the comfort of your home or office.

All DIFS customers with an existing User Name and Password will have to re-register on https://www.difs.ae

Customers who currently do not have a User Name and/or Password can apply by visiting any DIFS branch.

Funds Transfer

DIFS’ new Funds Transfer System will empower you to monitor your trade activities more effectively. With this new system, you will be able to receive the sale value of the traded shares immediately into your account. You can be sure that you are plugged into the UAE Financial Markets on time, any time, making sure that you get the convenience and peace of mind you deserve, when it comes to trading in local equities. For more details on the new Funds Transfer system, please call 04-3217000 or email customerservice@difs.ae

e-Statement

As a DIFS customer, you can now view and print your Statement of Shares via the new Online Trading system. To register for this new system, please call 04-3217000 or email customerservice@difs.ae