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Your perspective to global financial markets for 29 Years

With over 29 years of market presence, Century Financial Brokers have remained Dubai’s oldest and trusted investment solutions provider. We take pride to have been successful in making the global financial markets simple and accessible to both local and expatriate clients and thus remain an undisputed leader providing excellent client services and an array of trading instruments across various asset classes to our valued clients in the UAE.

Century Financial was founded by Mr. Sulaiman Baqer Mohebi in 1989 in UAE with the sole ambition of providing clients with better investment prospects in the financial markets. His noteworthy organizational skills have immensely contributed to the success of the Company. Taking complete responsibility in the matters of the Company, adopting a personal approach to business, building trust among the investors and shareholders reflects on his remarkable business acumen.

For almost three decades, we have been striving to provide an array of professional services to private and corporate investors. The Company has since then extended its network throughout the Middle East and Gulf countries.

Regulations

Century Financial is registered and licensed by the Department of Economic Development, Govt. of Dubai and is under the regulations of the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA). Century Financial adheres strictly to the quality standards set for investment strategies, services, and financial reporting, by the SCA.

Century Financial is also the key broker and clearing member of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX).

Your perspective to global financial markets for
 29 Years

With over 29 years of market presence, Century Financial Brokers have remained Dubai’s oldest and trusted investment solutions provider. We take pride to have been successful in making the global financial markets simple and accessible to both local and expatriate clients and thus remain an undisputed leader providing excellent client services and an array of trading instruments across various asset classes to our valued clients in the UAE.

Century Financial was founded by Mr. Sulaiman Baqer Mohebi in 1989 in UAE with the sole ambition of providing clients with better investment prospects in the financial markets. His noteworthy organizational skills have immensely contributed to the success of the Company. Taking complete responsibility in the matters of the Company, adopting a personal approach to business, building trust among the investors and shareholders reflects on his remarkable business acumen.

For almost three decades, we have been striving to provide an array of professional services to private and corporate investors. The Company has since then extended its network throughout the Middle East and Gulf countries.

Regulations

Century Financial is registered and licensed by the Department of Economic Development, Govt. of Dubai and is under the regulations of the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA). Century Financial adheres strictly to the quality standards set for investment strategies, services, and financial reporting, by the SCA.

Century Financial is also the key broker and clearing member of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange (DGCX).

Vision

To be the regions first choice for the global financial investments.

Misson

As pioneers of global financial markets in the region, we are committed to making investments simple and accessible through a highly customer-centric approach, industry-leading expertise and cutting-edge technologies with a core emphasis on educating investors thereby empowering them to make an informed decision.

  Vision

To be the region’s first choice for global financial investments.

 Mission

As pioneers of global financial markets in the region, we are committed to making investments simple and accessible through a highly customer-centric approach, industry-leading expertise and cutting-edge technologies with core emphasis on educating investors thereby empowering them to make an informed decision.

Success is not just a seven-letter word, a lot goes into translating something to success. And it takes 7 core values to define our success – Care, Heritage, Innovation, Education, Ambition, Synergism, and Simplicity. By living these values each day, Century Financial can ensure that clients are served in the best way possible, that internal colleagues are valued and respected, and that the company consistently achieves a level of performance that sets Century Financial apart from the competition.

century financial careCare 

A commitment to care is the foundation of Century Financial. We place customers first & by developing close relationships, we aim to better understand their needs and act with urgency and care. We are service driven and strive to provide unparalleled customer experience.

century financial synergismSynergism

We show respect and humility towards each other and our clients. We believe in creating a supportive work environment that fosters teamwork, collegiality and effective communication towards achieving common goals.

century financial educationEducation

We take the time to educate our clients and bring a substantial value-added solution to the marketplace. Our clients make a real informed decision & understand what they own and why.

century financial heritageHeritage

Century Financial is proud of its heritage, and its ability to shape the future of the financial service industry. The company lives the bedrock values of stability, honesty, trust, quality and privacy.

century financial ambitionAmbition

The Best – it isn’t everything, it’s the ONLY thing. We are passionate about our work and are devoted to delivering excellence in everything we do.

century financial innovationInnovation

We encourage innovation to cultivate originality and pursue new ideas to constantly improve our customers’ experience by working together to adapt our solutions, practices and relationships to tomorrow’s requirements.

century financial simplicitySimplicity

Working in a complex industry and within an evolving technological environment, we’ve kept simplicity at the heart of all our businesses. Products and processes have been designed to be incredibly easy for anyone to understand.

Management Team

Bal Krishen
CEO

“Our goal is to provide the most superior and unrivalled trading experience for our clients.” 
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“Our goal is to provide the most superior and unrivalled trading experience for our clients.” 

BAL KRISHEN – CEO

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Ali AbdulKareem Ali
Head of Compliance

With over two decades of experience Mr. Ali AbdulKareem, heads compliance and legal at Century Financial. As a part of his remit he manages coordination with principles and regulatory authorities on compliance   issues,..

ensuring policy and procedures are followed to maintain a healthy business relations with all.

Educated in US, Mr. Ali AbdulKareem, has been a successful businessman managing a printing and publishing company prior to joining Century Financial. He joined Century Financial in 2004 and has been one of the senior team members driving the growth of the company.

Shaheen Akbari
Director Business Operations

Mr. Shaheen Akbari has been the Operations Director of Century Financial since 2015, responsible for day to day running of the business in line with the overall regulations and the set objectives for the organisation.
 

Overseeing the entire operations covering Sales, Marketing, CRM, Regulatory, HR, Admin and Finance, Mr. Shaheen manages the implementation of business operation, guidelines and strategies working with department heads to ensure smooth running of the organisation

Mr. Shaheen Akbari joined Century Financial in 1995 as a Dealer where he assisted in the supervision of all dealing transactions across major global exchanges. He has gradually grown with the organization initially as a dealer then managing sales and subsequent the entire operations

He brings with him a rich 20+ years of cross functional management expertise and is a prominent member of the core management team at Century Financial.

Vijay Valecha
Chief Market Analyst

Mr. Vijay Valecha is the Chief Market Analyst at Century Financial, a key position he has held since January 2015. Mr. Vijay has over 10 years’ experience trading the financial markets, with a deep knowledge of both fundamental..

and technical analysis, specializing in asset management and derivative trading.

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Devesh Mamtani
Director – Investments & Advisory

Mr. Devesh Mamtani is the Head of Investments and Advisory services at Century Financial. He is responsible for risk monitoring, evaluation and supervision of the research and trading divisions at the firm.
 

Mr. Devesh is also a certified Financial Risk Manager.

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