ActivTrades PLC, the premium global regulated broker dealing in Foreign Exchange and Contracts for Difference (CFDs), is pleased to announce two new public seminars in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, entitled “An Introduction to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies”.

Seminars will take place on 11th February 2018 at the Sofitel Corniche Abu Dhabi from 18:45 to 21:30 and on 12th February 2018 at the Dusit Thani Hotel in Dubai from 18:30 to 21:30. ActivTrades has invited Dr Saifedean Ammous to present the seminars: he is a professor of economics at the Lebanese American University and member of the Center on Capitalism and Society at Columbia University, as well as the author of The Bitcoin Standard.

The seminars will cover three main angles on Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, including insights on how Bitcoin works, the security of Trading Bitcoin CFDs, and potential risks that might arise. Finally, Dr. Saifedean Ammous will talk about other Cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin, including a briefing on supply and demand and some case studies.

Commenting on the Seminar, Georges Batrouni, ActivTrades Middle East Desk Manager, said: “We have witnessed high demand from traders moving ahead with investments in Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies CFDs since the end of 2017. Our core corporate value is to provide secured investments services to our clients – traders as well as individuals in the Middle East – so we identified the need to educate them on the new trend of Cryptocurrencies. Each participant will be equipped with the tools and knowledge to trade in the best way possible.”

Free registration and agendas for the seminars can be viewed and completed at the following links:

ActivTrades Free Seminar open to the public: Registration Page - Abu Dhabi Seminar

ActivTrades Free Seminar open to the public: Registration Page - Dubai Seminar



ActivTrades, operating since 2001, is a leading independent broker providing online trading on foreign exchange (Forex) and Contracts for Difference (CFDs). The company aims to maximise clients’ trading through a unique mix of superior value proposition, diverse product offering, competitive spreads and outstanding customer service.

From its headquarters in London, ActivTrades serves an expansive global clientele, who, over the years, have come to value its continuous innovations, excellent trading environment and effective risk management. ActivTrades’ customer service is available 24 hours a day, Sunday to Friday, and can assist clients in 14 languages, including English, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese and Arabic.


Source: TOH Public Relations