Damascus Securities Exchange (341)

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.

09-02-2015

Bank Al-Sharq, the Syrian affiliate of Banque Libano-Francaise, has appointed a new chairman following the death of Farid Raphael several months ago.

09-02-2015

Only seven stocks were traded last week in the Damascus Securities Exchange, less than a third of total listed stocks.

12-01-2015

Only eight of the 24 listed stocks were traded in the Damascus Securities Exchange last week.

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.

08-12-2014

Last week, the index of the Damascus Securities Exchange recorded a weekly gain for the first time in some two months.

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.

01-12-2014

United Insurance Company has announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer.

01-12-2014

The index of the Damascus securities exchange declined again last week following recent losses.

17-11-2014

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

03-11-2014

The DWX continued last week its slow decline, shedding 0.21 percent, although the value of trading is so low that price changes bear little significance.

20-10-2014

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

13-10-2014

For the first time since the beginning of the Syrian uprising, United Group, Syria’s largest media conglomerate, managed in the first of half of this year to stabilize its revenue stream.

06-10-2014

United Insurance Company, a private insurance company, said that it replaced one of its directors because of repeated absences from board meetings.

29-09-2014

The purchase by Lebanon’s Byblos Bank Sal of an additional stake in its Syrian affiliate, Byblos Bank Syria, has been confirmed.

22-09-2014

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

15-09-2014

The DWX lost 0.81 percent last week in another week of low trading at the Damascus Securities Exchange.

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.

14-07-2014

Starting August 4, the number of weekly sessions at the Damascus Securities Exchange will increase to four.