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foreign firms cross listed

INTERVIEW: Foreign companies to be cross-listed

Waleed al-Bawardi, director of cash and markets at Tadawul, the Saudi exchange, said details on disclosure requirements were being hammered out with the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) after the regulator amended listing rules in January to allow for cross-listing.

July 18, 2012 1:00
 
Oman Arab Bank

Ominvest unit IPO delayed to September; shares slump

Shares in Ominvest, which was planning to offload a significant portion of its stake in the IPO, fell 5.6 percent on the Muscat Securities Market on Sunday.

June 10, 2012 5:51
 
Kuwait appoints 3 new members at market regulator

Kuwait appoints 3 new members at market regulator

Kuwait named three new commissioners to the Gulf Arab state's fledging Capital Markets Authority (CMA), state news agency KUNA said, ending a protracted dispute.

March 5, 2012 1:33
 
Saudi Arabia to allow foreign shares to list in bourse

Saudi Arabia to allow foreign shares to list in bourse

Saudi Arabia will allow foreign companies to list securities on the kingdom's bourse, taking the Gulf Arab state a step closer to direct ownership for overseas investors.

January 23, 2012 3:03
 
Kuwait hires HSBC to advise on stock market privatisation

Kuwait hires HSBC to advise on stock market privatisation

Kuwait's Capital Markets Authority said on Sunday it has hired HSBC to advise on plans to privatise the Gulf Arab state's stock exchange and sell a stake in an initial public offering.

January 22, 2012 5:31
 

Kuwait bourse employees postpone strike to Oct 19

Strike plans delayed to allow minister to meet job status demands; A strike could affect trading on second-largest Arab bourse

September 28, 2011 11:04