6.6% of telco BTC transacted on Bulgarian bourse

BTC, Bulgaria's former telecom monopoly, dominated the newsflow from the stock exchange Tuesday after 14.4 mln shares of the company changed hands just minutes after the opening bell. The package, equal to a 4.97% stake in ... More

Croatian Privatisation Fund to Sell Off 34 Companies

Croatian Privatisation Fund has published an invitation for participation in the 38th public auction for the sale if shares in 34 companies from the portfolio held by DAB and HFP, intended for covering of capital expenses of the ... More

BRM Plans To Open Oil Products Ring In Ploiesti

The Romanian Stock Market (BRM) is negotiating with OMV, Lukoil, Rompetrol and Rafo to open a transaction ring for oil products by the end of the year in Ploiesti. For this, BRM wishes to attract countries that have an opening to ... More

Court overturns sale of TURPAS shares

An administrative court in Ankara has cancelled the Privatization Administration Board's decision to sell a 14,76 percent stake of Turkish Petroleum Refineries Corp. (TUPRAS) at IMKB (Istanbul Stock Exchange) Wholesales Market, ... More

Constant growth of shares at Montenegro's capital market

The constant upward trend of a great number of shares at Montenegro's capital market is noticeable, but it is still difficult to make a guess whether the trend would continue or not, Lazar Janinovic, broker of Holder Broker ... More

Bulgarian bourse profit up in '05

The Bulgarian stock exchange reported a net profit of 2.6 mln levs for '05, up almost 4 times over '04. Earnings rose by over 3 mln levs to 5.2 mln levs. Expenses increased by just under 1 mln levs. The value of non-current ... More

Athens Stock Exchange presents Northern Greek Enterprises

Greek news agency ANA-MPA reports that the Athens Stock Exchange (Ase), in cooperation with the Association of Institutional Investors, is organising a presentation of Northern Greece enterprises. Scheduled for June 1-3, the ... More

KD Capital Management SA To Make Stock Exchange Transactions

Financial investment services company KD Capital Management SA was granted the right to make transactions on the Bucharest Stock Exchange, during the Stock Exchange Committee's session. The company will start the transactions on ... More

Sibiu Exchange stockholders agree with BSE merger

Shareholders in the Sibiu Monetary-Financial and Commodities Exchange (BMFMS) late last week approved the merger into the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BSE), according to BMFMS chairman Teodor Ancuta quoted by Mediafax. According to ... More

BSE daily stock trading slumps to CSD 160.9 million

The Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) reported some CSD 160.9 million in stock trading yesterday, down from CSD 291.4 million on Monday, with the number of deals falling from 2,674 to 339. BSE blue-chip index BELEX15 was down 1.13% ... More

Financial Conference Focusing on Euro and Capital Markets

The anticipated changeover to the euro in Slovenia and topical developments on Slovenia's capital market topped the agenda of the first day of the Capital 2006 financial days. Opening the two-day event in Ljubljana on ... More

BSE daily trading climbs to CSD 395.9 million on Friday

The Belgrade Stock Exchange (BSE) reported CSD 395.9 million in stock trading on Friday, recording 396 transactions overall, with foreign investors taking part in 13.9% of them, Tanjug has reported. BSE blue-chip index BELEX15 ... More

Greek stock market excellent prospect

Foreign institutional investors are increasingly interested in the and Greek companies showing strong growth rates and activities abroad. The declaration came from Spyros Kapralos, Athens Stock Exchange (ASE) president and ... More

CSE to co-develop Egyptian capital market authority

The Cyprus, Thessaloniki and Athens bourses have won a European Commission tender to develop the Egyptian Capital Markets Authority (CMA), a senior Cyprus Stock Exchange (CSE) official has confirmed. Nondas Metaxas, CSE Director ... More

Ljubljana Bourse launches new blue chip index

The Ljubljana Stock Exchange (LJSE) has come up with a new index of blue chips that will feature five of the biggest names on the official market. The SBI TOP, which will be launched on 1 April, will include Slovenian market ... More

Vienna's and Belgrade's stock exchange plan a joint appearance on the international market of capital

The member of the Managers Board of Vienna's stock exchange Michael Buhl announced that by the end of 2006, Belgrade's stock exchange would candidate for the joint exchange index of the countries of central and eastern Europe, ... More

Hellenic strives to become main capital market in S-E Europe

To become the main capital market in South Eastern Europe. This was the ambitious target announced by Hellenic Exchanges SA, the operator of Athens Stock Exchange, Athens Derivatives Exchange and NEXA. Presenting its plan to the ... More

BSE signs agreement on index trading with Vienna Stock Exchange

Officials for the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BSE) and the Vienna Stock Exchange have recently signed a framework agreement on the licenses to trade BVB indices and the cooperation agreement on the NTI index, BSE announced in a ... More

Greek fund to raise cash for investment in SEEurope

Greek closed-end fund Dias Invest intends to use half of the funds raised by its upcoming share capital hike for investments in emerging markets in south-eastern and central Europe, giving priority to Poland, Turkey, Romania, ... More

Zlaten Lev fund to return on Bulgarian bourse

Former privatisation fund Zlaten Lev Holding is likely to start trading on the Bulgarian stock exchange again next week. The shares of the company, one of the biggest among the former privatisation funds, were re-entered in ... More