DGCX Signs MOU with Ajman University to Develop Future Talent

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Published December 9th, 2021 - 10:20 GMT
DGCX Signs MOU with Ajman University to Develop Future Talent
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Highlights
The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has partnered with Ajman University

The Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX) has partnered with Ajman University to embark on a strategic collaboration that will enable the exchange of expertise as well as foster the development of professionals across the financial sector. 

As part of the MoU, both organizations will exchange knowledge, host joint events such as conferences and lectures, and provide one another with access to academic and professional platforms in mutual areas of interest.

As part of the agreement, the DGCX will also train two students from Ajman University during each semester as well as summer period. The training will provide students with hands-on work experience, enhancing their knowledge around the financial sector and providing them with in-depth insight into how the exchange operates, as well as its role in enhancing the capital markets.  

Les Male, CEO of DGCX, said: “We are delighted to enter this strategic partnership, which marks another step in our outreach to educational institutions. The agreement further reiterates our commitment to building greater awareness around the commodities and futures market as well as sharing insights and best practices with Ajman University’s students. We strongly believe that today’s youth represent tomorrow’s leaders - and are pleased to provide the next generation with on-hands exposure to the industry, to help them to play an active role in the future of the financial markets.”

Dr. Karim Seghir, Chancellor of Ajman University, said: “This partnership with DGCX will strengthen our ties with the industry and will reinforce knowledge and hands-on expertise of AU’s students. I am confident that both institutions will benefit from the shared body of knowledge and expertise, which will contribute towards developing highly trained talents for the industry.”

 

Background Information

Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange

Dubai has historically been an international hub for the physical trade of not only gold, but also many other commodities and so the establishment of the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) was the next logical step for the region and the local economy. DGCX commenced trading in November 2005 as the regions first commodity derivatives exchange and has become today, the leading derivatives exchange in the Middle East.

 

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