Investors follow stock exchange information at the Dubai Financial Market Sunday.
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The merger of the United Arab Emirates' two main stock exchanges may take place "very soon," according to a Dubai government official, a move that will create the Middle East's second-biggest bourse.Dubai's DFM General Index, which beat all 92 of the world's stock gauges tracked by Bloomberg this year and last, and the ADX General Index had a combined market value of 777 billion dirhams ($212 billion).Dubai's stock gauge has surged 41 percent so far this year after more than doubling in 2013, while Abu Dhabi's benchmark has gained 17 percent in 2014 .Economic growth in Dubai is set to average 4.6 percent a year between 2012 and 2015, more than twice the rate of the previous four years, according to government forecasts.
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