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Abu Dhabi market index shaves 4,200 points

The ADX General Index gained 0.57 per cent higher at 4,209.48 points on Sunday, December 29. Abu Dhabi Ship Building Limited (ADSB) gained the most, finishing 7.50 per cent higher at AED2.87. Dana Gas was the most liquid share, gaining 2.27 per cent to reach AED0.90. National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) ­– the biggest lender in the sheikhdom – advanced by 2.66 per cent to hit AED13.50. Islamic insurance provider, Methaq Takaful fell by 2.15 per cent, reaching AED1.82. Some 256 million shares were traded, valued at AED417 million.

Gérard Al-Fil