The general assembly and annual meeting of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) has approved to provide Bahrain Bourse (BHB) with a full membership status of the organisation during its 54th meeting at Seoul, South Korea.
Gulf Finance House (GFH), a Bahrain-based Islamic investment bank, said it will file an appeal against the suspension of trading in its shares at the Kuwait Stock Exchange.
Kuwait's Capital Market Authority (CMA) ordered the t
The role of Bahrain Bourse in bolstering the kingdom's economy was showcased as the stock exchange celebrated its 25th anniversary yesterday (September 24).
His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince,
Bahrain Bourse (BHB) has seen 197 per cent increase in trading volumes and 104 per cent rise in values in the first half of the year when compared with the same period last year, a top official has said.
“The increase was la
New market rules that allow margin trading and non-Bahraini brokers to trade will come into effect from today (September 1) at the Bahrain Bourse (BHB).
A key provision is that non-Bahraini brokers licensed by capital market regul
Shares in troubled Turkish Islamic lender Bank Asya were temporarily removed from the Istanbul stock exchange on Thursday in a further blow to a bank caught in the middle of a damaging political feud.
The Istanbul bourse said the
Saudi Arabia's cabinet gave permission to the financial regulator to open the Arab World's biggest stock market to direct investment by foreign financial institutions.
The opening of the Saudi market, capitalised at about
A new trading platform at Bahrain Bourse (BHB) will pave the way for linkages between the equity markets of the GCC, top officials have said.
Launched by Finance Minister and Minister in charge of Oil and Gas A
Bahrain Bourse has partnered with Wavetec to install an outdoor LED ticker at the façade of the Bahrain Financial Harbour building.
The ticker will disseminate real-time financial information coupled wit
The Bahrain Bourse has approved regulations allowing margin trading and set up a framework for market makers in an effort to boost liquidity, it said on Tuesday.
Margin trading, which investors use to leverage their money, is to s