Istanbul Stock Exchange attracs foreign operatos

The chairman and CEO of Istanbul Stock Exchange (IMKB), Osman Birsen, announced that the number of listed companies increased to 322 and that IMKB ranks today in seventh place worldwide among the Stock Exchanges of countries ... More


Unsustainable growth

The total capitalization of both stock exchanges in Montenegro amounts to €8.1 billion or four times more than the gross domestic product (GDP), causing inflation balloon and is becoming unsustainable, the Central Bank of ... More


New all-time high for BSE BET index

Quotes of stocks listed with the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BSE) rose by an average 38.7 per cent since the beginning of the year, with the overall market index, BET-C hitting a new all-time high Monday, 6,969.97 points, up 0.92 ... More


Bulgarian stocks rally again

Bulgarian stocks rallied Tuesday on a spate of capital raises and a hearty market reception for the new bank listings. The SOFIX, which tracks the performance of the 16 blue-chip stocks, added 2.42% to close at 1,468.9 ... More


6,000 applications for “Proprietatea” Fund stock

Over 6,000 applications for shares in the “Proprietatea” Fund have been so far submitted to the Central Repository of the National Authority for Property Restitution, ANRP Vice-President Theodor Nicolescu stated ... More


Madara property fund starts trading on LSE

Madara Bulgarian Property Fund Limited, a Jersey-incorporated closed ended investment fund focused on real estate development in Bulgaria, announced on June 18 the admission of its ordinary shares to trading on AIM and ... More


Fewer foreigners in BSE

The foreign investors’ share in the trading at the Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) in this year’s first quarter amounted to 41 percent. The result is a 7.1 percent drop compared to the same period in 2006. Figures ... More


Open Investment Fund FIMA “ProActive” put into operation

Investment Fund Management Company "Fima Invest" Belgrade has announced public invitation for registration and payment of investment units of the Open Investment Fund FIMA "ProActive", starting from April 16, 2007, to April 30, ... More


Russian businessman may sue Serbia

The Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) Friday sold 561,754 shares of the Belgrade tourist company Putnik. Dmitry Lutsenko protests. As many as 77 percent of Putnik’s shares were sold in only two days, since .8,975 of the ... More


EIB issues RON 300 M bonds in Romania

The European Investment Bank (EIB) is launching in Romania, on April 26, its second bond issue on the local market rated AAA (maximum possible) by the financial evaluation agencies, in the value of up to RON 300 M, with an annual ... More


SPV Transinvestment allocates 75k levs for '06 div payouts

Although the proposal for a 2006 dividend payout will be voted at a yet-to-be-scheduled general meeting, local special purpose vehicle Transinvestment has already booked the dividend payments in its audited annual report. The ... More


Prague bourse to bid for stake in Bulgarian counterpart

The Prague Stock Exchange (PSE) has entered the frame of potential bidders for the 44% state-owned stake in the Bulgarian bourse, the stock exchange announced in a press release posted on its website. This intention was ... More


Turkish stock exchange grows by 731% in 12 years

The İstanbul Stock Exchange (İMKB) ranked fifth worldwide with a 731 percent increase in capital value between 1995 and January 2007 in terms of growth. The total value of companies trading on the İMKB increased to ... More


Wiener Boerse in co-operation with Sofia counterpart

Wiener Boerse will make two presentations on April 4 to officials from the Bulgarian bourse, financial regulator, investment companies and finance ministry, showcasing opportunities to intensify co-operation and integration ... More


Foreign share in İMKB increases to 46 pct

During the past two months foreign investors made purchases and sale transactions worth $19.2 billion on the Istanbul Stock Exchange (İMKB) and concluded the mentioned trade at $2.1 billion net purchases, accounting for a ... More


Speculation with Property Fund titles

None of the promises has been fulfilled, and after over two years of term in office of the current Government, the reimbursement of the owners abusively dispossessed by the communist regime continues to remain an unsolved ... More


BSE capitalization expected to grow

Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) traders expect a more dynamic trade and an increased market capitalization. The development is expected after the shareholder societies previously absent from the stock exchange start listing. ... More


HVB Bank Launches New Derivative Based on Bulgaria's SOFIX Index

German banking group Bayerische Hypo- und Vereinsbank AG (HVB) will launch a new derivative product based on the blue-chip SOFIX index, after securing a deal to that end with the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) on Monday. HVB, ... More


FIA Bulgaria stock offering priced at 1 lev per share

FIA Bulgaria, 68.68%-owned by Greece's FIA Corporation, will offer 700,000 share with a nominal and issue price of 1 lev on the Bulgarian stock exchange, shows the offering prospectus approved by the local financial ... More


FIA Bulgaria stock offering priced at 1 lev per share

FIA Bulgaria, 68.68%-owned by Greece's FIA Corporation, will offer 700,000 share with a nominal and issue price of 1 lev on the Bulgarian stock exchange, shows the offering prospectus approved by the local financial ... More