The Iraqi bourse closed Wednesday, rising 1.05 percent at 590.43.
The exchange traded shares of (30) companies out of (101) listed companies in the market, and the number of shares traded 1.2 billion shares worth 1.1 billion dinars.
The shares of Babel Hotel rose by 10%, Baghdad for soft drinks by 4.84% and Al Hilal Industrial by 3.85%, while the Baghdad Hotel fell by 4.59% and the production and marketing of meat by 3.48% and Bank of Elaf by 3.23%.
The number of shares purchased by foreign investors 435,845 million shares, worth 630,875 million dinars, through the implementation of 152 transactions on the shares of 8 companies.
While the number of shares sold by foreign investors 266,677 million shares, the value of 271,718 million dinars, through the implementation of 39 deals on the shares of three companies.