The Iraqi market for securities set the next Monday as the date of the last session of this year, while trading in today’s meeting more than 2 million shares and the value exceeded the seven hundred million dinars.
The last trading session for 2017 will be on Monday, 25 December this year, while the first trading session for 2018 will be on Tuesday, January 2.
“The market recorded today’s trading volume of 295,371,811 shares, valued at 767,863,668 dinars, where the index closed the price of ISX 60 in today’s session (575.21) points, down by (0.24) from the close of the previous session of (576.6) ) Point”.
Abdul Salam said that the market traded shares (36) companies out of (101) listed companies in the market, while the number of companies suspended by a decision of the Securities Commission for failure to comply with financial disclosure instructions (23), and the number of shares purchased from non-Iraqi investors ( (37,375) million shares valued at (99,920) million dinars through the implementation of (39) deal on the shares of two companies.
He added that “the number of shares sold by non-Iraqi investors amounted to (10) million shares valued at (6,200) million dinars through the implementation of (3) deal on the shares of one company.”