DIFCDeutsche Bank recently announced the expansion of its equity research operation in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) as three equity analysts mainly focusing on Emerging Markets Equity Research join the team.

The scope of equity research from Deutsche Bank’s research hub for emerging markets in the DIFC has increased and now covers banks, oil and gas, telecom, media, metals and mining, utilities, healthcare, consumer discretionary, consumer non-discretionary, transportation, chemicals and real estate sectors, in addition to existing coverage of equity markets across the Middle East and North Africa region.

Pascal Moura, Head of Equity Research, Emerging EMEA and Latin America, said, “We are pleased to announce today the expansion of our leading emerging markets research platform from our office in the DIFC. We now have nine analysts covering twelve sectors in nine markets across the EM complex, providing a unique coverage platform for high quality equity research, further enhancing our position as one of the leading and most comprehensive research platforms in the region.”