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31-10-2017

The Damascus Securities Exchange's main index posted in October its second largest monthly increase since the beginning of 2017.

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.

05-06-2017

In May, the main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange declined for the first time in months as the amounts traded by investors also fell.

16-05-2017

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

16-05-2017

One of Syria’s main Sharia-compliant banks as well as several individuals and entities affiliated to Rami Makhlouf have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration today.

02-05-2017

After three consecutive months of strong growth in the market index and the value of the shares traded, the Syrian stock exchange returned in April to last year’s more modest averages.

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.

31-01-2017

In January, stocks in the Damascus Securities Exchange surged to their highest levels in years as the end of the battle of Aleppo and the Russian-Turkish sponsored ceasefire attracted back investors.

06-12-2016

For the third month in a row, trading activity at the Damascus Securities Exchange remained extremely limited in November.

06-09-2016

The month of August saw a slight increase in the Syrian stock market index and in the value of shares traded.

04-07-2016

The volume and value of shares traded in the first half of this year in the Damascus Securities Exchange more than doubled compared to the same period of 2015.

03-05-2016

The value of trading and of the main market index of the Damascus Securities Exchange continued to increase markedly in April.

08-03-2016

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

01-03-2016

February saw an increasing interest by Syrian investors in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

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.

22-10-2015

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

19-10-2015

Syria’s stock market index crossed the 1,200 level again in a week that saw only two trading sessions.

12-10-2015

The main index on Syria’s stock exchange continued its slide amid limited trading activity.

05-10-2015

The DWX remained unchanged last week amid low trading values.

08-06-2015

Al-Baraka Bank Syria, an Islamic lender, opened on May 28 a branch in Tartous, the bank’s second in less than six months in the coastal area.

25-05-2015

Trading in the Syrian stock exchange reached last week one of its lowest levels on record.

18-05-2015

The main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange gained 0.29 percent last week to close at 1,211.44.

13-04-2015

Some 15 percent of Syrian engineers have left the country, according to the union head.

26-01-2015

The main index of the Syrian stock exchange fell again last week amid dull trading activity.

15-01-2015

The value of trading in the Syrian bourse reached a mere SYP 9.9 million this week.

05-01-2015

Syria’s stock market index climbed by almost one percent last week helped by an increase in the price of Cham Bank, the most traded stock in the exchange.

22-12-2014

For weeks, the same four banks have been dominating trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange, even though the total value of activity in the Syrian bourse remains very small.

15-12-2014

The index of the Damascus Securities Exchange gained last week as the value of trading remained mostly unchanged compared to the previous week.

17-11-2014

Both the DWX and the value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange slightly declined last week.

20-10-2014

Al-Baraka Bank Syria will be the latest company to see its shares listed in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

20-10-2014

After a weeklong break, investors resumed trading in the Syrian bourse last week.

06-10-2014

Trading in the Syrian bourse last week recorded one of its lowest levels since its establishment five years ago.

29-09-2014

Around half of Syria’s listed stocks were traded last week although few transactions involved meaningful amounts.

22-09-2014

The value of the stocks traded in the Damascus Securities Exchange fell again last week to reach SYP 9.6 million.

08-09-2014

Trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange remained dull last week with volumes at only a few thousand dollars in one of the sessions.

01-09-2014

Islamic banks attracted more than half of the trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

28-07-2014

Al-Baraka Bank Syria, an Islamic lender, is set to become the 24th listed company in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

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.

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.

07-07-2014

Shares of Cham Bank were traded for the first time in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

23-06-2014

The value of trading at the Damascus Securities Exchange declined by half last week and its main index remained unchanged.

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.

10-06-2014
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.

08-04-2014

Cham Bank, an Islamic lender, is set to become the first new company in some three years to be listed in the Damascus Securities Exchange.