Trading on the Kuwait Stock Exchange rises to 188 million dinars, double the normal daily level

Trading volume on the Kuwait Stock Exchange jumped today, Tuesday, to 188 million dinars, which is nearly double the normal daily level, supported by the shares that traded in the latest revision of the Morgan Stanley MSCI Emerging Markets Index.

Gulf Bank shares alone acquired 58.2 million dinars, Kuwait Finance House 21.2 million dinars and the National Bank of Kuwait 18.5 million dinars.

There performance of the indices has changed, in as the primary market index increased by 0.28%, the main market 50 by 0.34% and the general index by 0.18%, while the main market index decreased by 0.14%.

The shares of the National Bank of Kuwait increased by 1.3%, Agility by 0.7%, Zain by 0.6%, Kuwait Finance House by 0.1%, Gulf Cables Company by 7% and Kuwait Projects Holding Company (KIPCO) by 6, 6%.

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