Finance

21-07-2014
Syria’s stock market index declined last week for the first time in several weeks as investors cashed in gains from the Cham Bank stock.
14-07-2014
Starting August 4, the number of weekly sessions at the Damascus Securities Exchange will increase to four.
07-07-2014
Shares of Cham Bank were traded for the first time in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.
30-06-2014
The Syrian stock market index crossed last week the 1,300 level, for the first time in three years, although in real terms stock prices remain well below their levels of 2011.
23-06-2014
The value of trading at the Damascus Securities Exchange declined by half last week and its main index remained unchanged.
23-06-2014
Syria International Islamic Bank has bought a minority share in Al-Aqeelah Takaful Insurance Company.
23-06-2014
Arab Bank Syria has announced the resignation of a board member only a few weeks after his election.
23-06-2014
Bank of Syria and Overseas has announced the appointment of a new general manager.
16-06-2014
Following other banks, IBTF provided last week an assessment of the losses incurred in its Homs branch, located in the area previously under the control of the opposition.
16-06-2014
Shares in Syria International Islamic Bank gained last week and attracted investors’ interest on the back of the removal of the company from the European Union sanctions list.
09-06-2014
Cham Bank, an Islamic lender, has become the first company in more than three years to be listed in the Damascus Securities Exchange.
09-06-2014
After Byblos Bank last week, Bank of Syria and Overseas reported this week the value of the losses of its Homs branch.
09-06-2014
Al-Aqeelah Takaful has announced the appointment of a new general manager.
02-06-2014
The Central Bank of Syria has revoked the licence of an important moneychanger in Damascus as part of the drive of the Syrian authorities to maintain a grip on the currency market.
02-06-2014
Arab Bank Syria has reported that it faced a robbery at one of its branches as Byblos Bank Syria has disclosed substantive losses from its branch located in the formerly opposition-held parts of Homs.

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