The Palestine Exchange (PEX) announced the new composition of the Al-QUDS INDEX for the year 2016 to take effect as of the 3rd of January, 2016. The index includes 15 out of 49 listed companies. The selected companies present 83% of total Market Cap as of the 17th of December 2015. The 2016 Al-Quds Index includes the following listed companies:
- Banking & Financial Services: Bank of Palestine, The National Bank, Palestine Islamic Bank, Arab Islamic Bank, Al-Quds Bank.
- Industry: Birzeit Pharmaceuticals; Jerusalem Cigarettes, Jerusalem Pharmaceuticals.
- Insurance: National Insurance.
- Investment: Palestine Development & Investment, Arab Palestinian Investment, Palestine Real Estate Investment.
- Services: Palestine Telecommunications, Palestine Electric, Wataniya Palestine Mobile Telecommunications.