15.10.2008 - J.P. Morgan takes equity stake in Dubai Mercantile Exchange
From Wam.org.ae: J.P. Morgan has taken an equity stake in the Dubai Mercantile Exchange Limited (DME) joining a number of other leading global financial institutions and energy trading firms, including Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Vitol, Concord Energy, Casa Energy Trading, and a Shell Group company, who were announced as strategic investors in the DME in early August. DME's Board of Directors approved the issuance of an equity stake of up to 20% to strategic investors, with core shareholders New York Mercantile Exchange, Inc. (NYMEX, whose parent, NYMEX Holdings Inc, was recently acquired by the CME Group), Tatweer, a member of Dubai Holding, and the Oman Investment Fund collectively holding a 75% equity stake in the Exchange...... Full Article: Source