Services / Sales & Trading
Arqaam Capital is a leading provider of execution services in the MENA region for Cash Equities, Fixed Income Credit, Derivatives and Market Making
Equity Trading

– Extensive Regional Expertise
– High Touch Trading
– Electronic Trading
– Market Making
– ArqNeT

Arqaam Capital’s equities business centers around seamless execution via serving global institutions, high net worth individuals and Family offices; focusing on regional, frontier and emerging markets.  Arqaam is a leading brokerage house in both GCC & Egypt markets while providing access to 40 exchanges globally.

We harness cutting-edge technology to deliver equity execution and connectivity solutions in MENA and globally.  Leveraging on our advanced technical infrastructure, Arqaam offers direct market access, a suite of algorithms and low latency routing services within the MENA exchanges.  Our compliance, security and risk management systems meet our institutional clients’ highest standards.

Our sales and trading desks boast unparalleled local knowledge and expertise. Seasoned experts provide timely market insights, allowing our clients to stay informed about market trends and news.  Additionally, our robust market share facilitates efficient block transactions.

Arqaam Network and Electronic Trading (ArqNeT), our in-house trading infrastructure, has a fast point of presence out of London. Combining innovative technology, redundant networks, and market expertise, ArqNeT ensures secure, resilient, and low-latency access to both MENA and global exchanges.

Arqaam Capital offers an extensive range of algorithmic trading tools meticulously crafted to enhance trading processes. Whether navigating regional or global markets, our unified Algo suite ensures optimized outcomes for clients by improving efficiency and providing best execution.

As a prominent regional market maker, Arqaam Capital plays a vital role in fostering liquidity within the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and Egypt exchanges. Our expertise in market structure and execution technology enables us to consistently offer competitive bids and facilitate transactions across key exchanges, including the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), and Tadawul.

At Arqaam Capital, our unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and client success guides our mission.  We strive to provide exceptional financial services, empower our clients, and contribute to the growth and prosperity of the financial regional landscape

Credit Trading

– Market Making
– Investment Ideas
– Regional Access
– Portfolio Construction
– Asset-Liability Management

Arqaam has one of the most active credit trading desks in the GCC region and provides Credit Trading services for MENA/international bonds and sukuk including:

Acting as a market maker, quoting bids and offers

Providing regional commentaries, investment ideas, and assisting in formulating investment strategies 

Providing access to regional hard currency fixed-income securities, as well as select local currency and international options

Providing access to regional issuers/senior management, as well as private placements   

Assisting with portfolio construction within duration, credit ratings, and sector constraints

Assisting with asset-liability and liquidity management needs


– Options
– Futures
– Swaps
– Structured Products

Arqaam provides Derivatives services including structuring, pricing and trading a wide variety of equity options, futures and swaps on local and internationally traded securities, which are either Over – the – Counter (OTC) or exchange traded.