DUBAI, 8th June, 2016 (WAM) — The Emirates NBD Securities, the brokerage arm of Emirates NBD and a leading brokerage firm in the UAE, was honoured with the Outstanding Risk Management Excellence Award 2016 at the Middle East Financial Markets Excellence Awards. The brokerage firm was praised for its world standard quality systems and highest grade security platforms, and sophisticated eBrokerMobile app that has transformed Emirates NBD Securities into one of the most trusted brokerage firms in the region.

The award was received by Abdulla Al Hosani, General Manager, Emirates NBD Securities, at the awards ceremony held recently in Dubai. Emirates NBD Securities was lauded for the transformation of its brand presence last year in the UAE as well as in Saudi Arabia, making it the first choice of the majority of individual and corporate investors in both markets.

Commenting on the win, Abdulla Al Hosani, General Manager, Emirates NBD Securities said: “We are truly proud to be recognised for our growth in the past year to become a firm that creates a safe and high value investment climate for its clients. Going forward, Emirates NBD Securities will continue to enhance the trading experience of our investors by providing them with state of the art digital platforms managed by our infallible risk management processes.”

Emirates NBD Securities’ eBrokerMobile app was also recognized for its ultra-secure portal through which investors can trade on the go and digitally process transactions on their own time. The app provides the brokerage’s clients access to real-time market information, trading services, portfolio services and customised watch lists.

Al Hosani added: “Our eBroker Mobile app is a sophisticated digital innovation that has been very well received by our investors. They have real-time access to market data and can place trades at any time they choose. Emirates NBD Securities ensures that the platform is one hundred percent secure for all our investors and risk-free.”

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