The Iraqi market for securities, on Tuesday, achieved a remarkable rise by 84% in volume trading during the month of March compared to February of this year through the circulation of 61 companies.
The market executive of the market, Taha Ahmed Abdul Salam said in a statement received, Alsumaria News, a copy of it, “The Iraqi market for securities organized during the month of March of this year, 19 trading session, the number of companies listed on the market 101 companies and the share of the number of companies Traded shares during the same month 61 companies.
Abdul Salam said that “the number of shares traded during the month of March amounted to 81 billion shares compared to February, an increase of 84%,” noting that the value of shares traded during the month of March was 40 billion dinars, an increase, also by 5% compared to February, Worth 38 billion dinars. ”
“The index of the market prices of shares traded in the last session of the month of March closed at 632 points, achieving a decline of less than half a percentage compared to the close of the last session of the month of February, which was 635 points, while the number of contracts executed during the month of March, 12 thousand deal” .
The Iraqi market for securities has been using electronic trading systems and central depository since 2009 and seeks to launch the Internet trading system for investors, and organizes five trading sessions a week from Sunday to Thursday, and included 101 Iraqi shareholding companies representing the sectors of banking, telecommunications, industry, agriculture, insurance, financial investment and tourism And hotels.