A government Islamic lease (Sukuk Al Ijara) issue floated to raise BD200 million ($530 million) is open to direct subscription by retail investors, the Bahrain Bourse (BHB) announced. Both Bahraini and non-Bahraini investors can subscribe to the iss
Bahrain Bourse (BHB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Bahrain Businesswomen's Society to boost co-operation. This is in line with the kingdom's celebration of Bahraini Women's Day this year, under the theme 'Women in the financial a
The rules, published on BHB’s website include the pre-requisites that the REIT has to satisfy in order to be admitted for listing on the Bourse and ensure that they meet the Central Bank of Bahrain’s requirement pursuant to the Financial Trust Law No.
Dubai index edged lower after gaining more than 1 per cent in the previous session on slight profit-taking led by Arabtec and Emaar Properties. The Dubai Financial Market General Index ended 0.79 per cent lower at 3,775.38, after gaining more than 1.3
Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,440.88 points marking an increase of 0.24 points above the previous closing. This increase was due to the rise in the Industrial Sector. Results indicated that 49 transactions took place with a volume of 756
Bahrain Bourse will organise the annual conference of Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE) later this month, a report said. The AFE Equities Summit 2015 will be held under the patronage of Central Bank of Bahrain Governor Rasheed Al Maraj on April 22 an
Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,441.37 points marking an increase of 8.58 points above the previous closing. This increase was due to the rise in the Commercial Banks Sector, Insurance Sector, Hotels & Tourism Sector and Industrial Sector.
The Bahrain Bourse board held its second meeting for this year chaired by Yusuf Abdulla Humood. They discussed latest developments at the bourse and its performance. The board also reviewed and approved the financial results for last year. It also
Bahrain Bourse (BHB) will host the Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE) Annual Conference 2015 in partnership with Thomson Reuters, it was announced yesterday. The conference, entitled 'AFE Equities Summit 2015', is set to be held on April 22 and 23. T
Last year, the Bahrain All Share Index grew by 14 per cent, the second-highest in the GCC region after Qatar at 18pc, a top official of a leading Bahrain-based investment firm has said. According to Securities and Investment Company (SICO) chief