Trading activity picked up, as volumes increased by 0.08% YOY to reach 741.13 Million shares. Value traded increased by 37.05% YOY and reached BHD 190.09 Million. The number of transactions executed on Bahrain Bourse also increased to 12,532 trades, up by 20.63% YOY.
Sh. Khalifa bin Ebrahim Al-Khalifa, Chief Executive Office of Bahrain Bourse commented stating: “Continuous efforts towards enhancing the market liquidity has resulted in growing investment inflow from both local and foreign institutions during the most recent period. Thus Bahrain Bourse achieved this remarkable growth in its index and the market capitalization of listed companies.”
Sh. Khalifa emphasized Bahrain Bourse’s commitment to applying the best international standards and practices, which reinforces BHB’s position as one of the leading financial markets to provide a stable environment and strong investment opportunities for both institutional and retail investors.