Arab Bank Syria (138)

29-08-2017

The relative stable situation in vast parts of western Syria have enabled private commercial banks in the first half of this year to post a slight improvement in their main indicators.

29-08-2017

This list of tables provides data on the main indicators of Syrian private sector banks as of June 30, 2017.

21-07-2017

This list of tables provides data on the main indicators of Syrian banks in 2016.

21-07-2017

Updated on July 21, 2017: Syria’s private commercial banks, which saw last year their assets fall to a fraction of what they were in 2010 and now barely breakeven, are unable to finance any meaningful reconstruction drive.

04-04-2017
21-02-2017

Following in the steps of two of its competitors, BLOM Bank, Lebanon’s second largest bank by the size of its assets, has deconsolidated its operations in Syria.

04-10-2016

The third quarter of this year saw a marked decline in the value of the shares traded in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

08-03-2016

In dollar terms, the assets of Syria’s private sector banks declined by 25 percent on annual basis last year.

02-02-2016

The value of the shares traded during the first month of the year in the Damascus Securities Exchange almost doubled from December.

02-03-2015

Syria’s stock market index remained unchanged last week amid low trading volumes.

29-12-2014

Helped by two relatively large transactions, the value of trading in the DSE increased to SYP 53.4 million last week.

01-12-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced that its branch located in the city of Daraa had been attacked, one of many similar incidents in the last three years, which overwhelmingly occurred in regime-controlled parts of the country.

25-08-2014

Mohammad Haykal has joined the board of Arab Bank Syria replacing Samer Rustom.

25-08-2014

Mohammad Haykal has joined the board of Arab Bank Syria replacing Samer Rustom.

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

Arab Bank Syria has announced the resignation of a board member only a few weeks after his election.

23-06-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced the resignation of a board member only a few weeks after his election.

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.

02-06-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced the election of a new Board of Directors.

02-06-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced the election of a new Board of Directors.

02-06-2014

The level of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week surged helped by two large transactions.

21-04-2014

Trading activity continues to decline in the Syrian stock exchange where only a handful of transactions are now occurring every week.

03-03-2014

Syria’s stock market index gained 0.23 percent last week to close at 1,220.85.

03-02-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced the resignation of a member of its board.

03-02-2014

Arab Bank Syria has announced the resignation of a member of its board.

27-01-2014

A minimal volume of shares was traded in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week with the market index unchanged.

06-01-2014

Pro-regime media outlets have published names of leading investors that reportedly owe their banks large sums of money.

23-12-2013

The value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange increased last week over interest in the Arab Bank stock.

09-12-2013

The Syrian stock market index has remained almost unchanged for some two months now as trading activity remains subdued.

11-11-2013

Banking stocks continued to dominate trading last week in the Damascus Securities Exchange as the market’s main index remained stable for the second week in a row.

04-11-2013

Both the stock market index and the volume of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange remained unchanged last week from the previous one.

05-08-2013

Stocks fell last week in the Damascus Securities Exchange for the second week in a row.

29-07-2013

After several weeks of gains Syrian stocks declined last week amid lower trading volumes.

22-07-2013

Trading activity last week at the Damascus Securities Exchange remained high, in Syrian Pound terms, with the market index continuing to rise.

01-07-2013

Syria’s stock prices fell for the second week running as trading volumes also declined.

24-06-2013

Syrian stocks fell in all of last week's sessions ending a month and a half of weekly gains.

17-06-2013

Syria’s stock market index remained unchanged last week with Al-Aqeelah Takaful attracting some large transactions.

07-02-2013

Syria’s DWX stock market index fell 0.83 percent this week to close at 775.16 with one stock representing more than 60 percent of traded volumes.

24-09-2012

The Damascus Securities Exchange is continuing to beat records with the value of the shares traded last week at its lowest level since the inception of the Syrian bourse in March 2009.

30-07-2012

Stocks in Syria’s securities exchange gained last week, for the first time in almost three months, although the limited trading volumes render this change of direction largely insignificant.

11-06-2012

Trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week remained very low with investors continuing to flee the market.

11-06-2012

The aggregate balance sheet of Syria’s private sector commercial banks rose 13.4 percent on a quarterly basis in the first three months of this year thanks to a surge in the assets of Syria International Islamic Bank.

04-06-2012

The week at the Damascus Securities Exchange was marked by the inclusion of Syria International Islamic Bank in a list of companies under sanctions by the United States and by a general decline in stock prices.

28-05-2012

The Damascus Securities Exchange's main index, the DWX, closed at 872.23 on May 23, a weekly decline of 0.17 percent, with trade volumes slightly rising.

21-05-2012

A new company is set to enter the Damascus Securities Exchange in spite of the fact that the market continues to attract only little investment.

13-05-2012

Week after week trading remains very limited at the Syrian stock exchange with traders losing hope of receiving any time soon clear indications to where the country is heading.

30-04-2012

Hassan Baalbaki is getting a seat on the board of Arab Bank Syria in replacement of Basma Talal Zein who resigned earlier this year.

23-04-2012

Last week saw only one trading session at the Damascus Securities Exchange because of the Easter and Independence Day as the DWX remained stable.

16-04-2012

The main index of Syria’s stock market declined by 0.50 percent last week to close at 868.54 on April 11, after four consecutive weeks of gains.