Damascus Securities Exchange (314)

04-09-2017

The value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last month was mostly unchanged as was its main index.

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.

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.

25-04-2017

Syria’s largest media company had a turnover of less than 600 thousand dollars last year, a reflection of the impact of the war on the country’s companies.

25-04-2017
12-04-2017
03-04-2017

In March, stock prices in the Damascus Securities Exchange continued to rise, while trading activity, albeit lower than in February, remained relatively high.

28-03-2017

Banque Bemo Saudi Fransi has entered talks to buy a controlling stake in Syria Gulf Bank, in the first such consolidation move since the liberalisation of Syria’s banking sector in 2004.

28-03-2017
06-03-2017

In February, listed securities in the Syrian stock exchange continued to rally as the market’s main index gained some 18 percent and the value of trading remained well above the monthly average of the past years.

21-02-2017

Syriatel has appointed two new directors to its board as it prepares to list in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

31-01-2017

The release of the preliminary financial statements of Syria’s listed companies provides an initial picture on the performance of Syrian businesses last year.

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.

17-01-2017

A new weekly owned by a local businessman has started publishing in Damascus.

03-01-2017

The main indicators of the Damascus Securities Exchange witnessed an overall positive performance last year when measured on a nominal basis, although the Syrian bourse remains largely disconnected from the economy at large.

06-12-2016

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

01-11-2016

The value of the shares traded last month in the Damascus Securities Exchange fell to its lowest level since the beginning of the year.

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.

06-09-2016

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

15-08-2016

The main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange remained mostly unchanged in July.

04-07-2016

The following is a short profile of the members of the Syrian Government appointed on July 03, 2016.

04-07-2016

Updated on July 05: A new Government was formed in Syria on Sunday, the first in two years.

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.

06-06-2016

The Damascus Securities Exchange posted in May its first monthly loss in the space of five months and saw a sharp decline in the value of shares traded.

03-05-2016

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

05-04-2016

Updated on August 15, 2016: The first quarter of 2016 has seen a return of investors to the Damascus Securities Exchange, although in real terms the price of stocks and the trading value remain well below their pre-uprising levels.

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.

04-01-2016

Syria’s main stock market index gained 1.53 percent in December to close at 1,227.86 on December 30.

14-12-2015

The value of trading in the Syrian bourse last week was slightly above 5 million pounds, which at the current exchange rate is equivalent to some USD 13,000.

27-11-2015

The value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange remained stable this week.

23-11-2015

One stock represented almost half of all the transaction value in the Syrian bourse this week.

12-11-2015

The DWX fell again slightly this week as investors remained largely absent from the Damascus Securities Exchange.

06-11-2015

Stocks have continued their downward trend in the Damascus Securities Exchange amidst negligible trading volumes.

22-10-2015

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

21-09-2015

Syria’s main stock market index fell below the 1,200 mark for the first time since mid-July.

11-09-2015

Only a quarter of the listed stocks in the Damascus Securities Exchange were traded this week.

03-09-2015

More than two thirds of the listed stocks in the Damascus Securities Exchange didn’t attract any transaction this week.

31-08-2015

Several large transactions on United Insurance stock lifted the overall value of the trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

17-08-2015

Only SYP 7.3 million worth of stocks were traded in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

20-07-2015

Last week, Syria’s stock index closed above the 1,200 level for the first time in more than a month, while the value of trading was among the lowest on record.

25-06-2015

A large transaction on shares of Bank Audi Syria has helped lift the overall value of trading in the Syrian bourse.

18-05-2015

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

04-05-2015

Syria’s stock market index, the DWX, finished last week with a fifteenth consecutive loss.

20-04-2015

Syrian investors continue to flee the Damascus Securities Exchange, which witnesses week after week extremely low levels of activity.

13-04-2015

The Damascus Securities Exchange has announced that it was auctioning off the shares of two prominent Aleppo businessmen.

30-03-2015

Trading at the Damascus Securities Exchange remained subdued last week and dominated by four stocks.

16-03-2015

Al-Baraka Bank Syria attracted a large volume of transactions on its stock last week, lifting the total value of trading at the Damascus Securities Exchange.

23-02-2015

The value of trading in the Damascus Securities Exchange increased last week, largely over transactions on a single stock, as did the market index.

09-02-2015

The number of Syrian limited liability and joint-stock companies is close to 4,000 according to official data.