Doha Securities Market
(DSM) was established in accordance with Decree Law (14) for the year
and commenced operations in May 26, 1997. At the time of
seventeen companies were listed on the market with a QR 6 billion in
market capitalization and five brokerage firms were licensed in order
conduct brokerage business. Before market inception, share trading was
performed by a number of unlicensed brokerage firms.
the Qatari Bourse has been gradually developed to turn its trading from
manually to fully electronically. Following such progress was the
in market capitalization, the rise in volume of shares trading and the
increase in number of registered investors. To accommodate such growth,
the number of brokerage firms increased and the utilized systems were
developed to enable investors’ trade remotely. Proportionately, the
and regulations were amended to commensurate such development to
the bourse as the leader among others in the area.
market has entered
into a new phase at the time when Law # 33 for the Year 2005 was
The new phase resulted in transforming Doha Securities Market (DSM)
a shareholding company-named Qatar Exchange (QE). The creation of QE on
June 19, 2009 aims at creating an innovative shift in the market’s
that would transform it into a world-class recognized exchange
under the most sophisticated and state-of-the-art technology
To implement such vision, a strategic partnership was formed, with NYSE
Euronext taking 20% stake in QE, making QE commencing operations
June 21, 2009.
Company (SAQ) http://www.alkhaleej.com
Khalij Commercial Bank QSC
Bank of Qatar
Real Estate Co
Investment Holding Company
Company QSC http://www.islamicbroker.biz
Al Rayan http://www.alrayan.com/
Company QSC http://www.alijarah.com
Cinema & Film
Distribution Co http://www.qatarcinemas.com
Company For Meat
& Livestock Trading
Water Company Q.S.C http://www.qewc.com
Fuel Company http://www.woqod.com.qa
Gas Transport Company
Ltd. (NAKILAT) http://www.nakilat.com.qa
& Reinsurance Company SAQ http://www.qgirco.com/
Islamic Bank S.A.Q.
National Bank S.A.Q.
Company QSC http://www.qatarcement.com
Real Estate Investment
for Medical Devices http://www.qgmd.com/
Commercial Bank of Qatar Q.S.C.