Qatar Exchange | METHODOLOGY CHANGE TO ALL QSE INDICES, EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1ST 2019

 

Qatar Stock Exchange hereby informs of a methodology change to all QSE indices effective October 1st 2019, as approved by QSE Index Committee and QFMA.The rule amendment relates to the Index Free Float definition as applied for index components calculation.The Index Free Float definition reads as follows:Index Free Float for a stock is defined as the total outstanding shares less:•Shares directly owned by the Government and affiliated entities,•Shares held by Founders and Board Members of the company,•Shareholdings which are 10% or greater of the total outstanding shares (except those held by pension funds in Qatar).

Regional Markets indices ()

Name Last Change (%) Value
Abu Dhabi 5,124.72 0.61 448,135,570
Dubai 2,819.69 0.14 522,892,561
Saudi 7,926.82 1.35 8,506,724,509
Kuwait 6,009.90 1.27 84,666,098
Qatar 10,512.06 0.26 811,962,171
Muscat 3,992.13 0.59 2,002,005
Bahrain 1,490.39 0.07 912,706
Egypt 14,742.07 0.02 825,126,232
Amman 1,817.11 0.05 3,918,379
Palestine 518.64 0.32 2,050,901

Commodities

Name Last update Closing Price Change %
Brent Sep-19 64.40 1.26
Natural Gas Sep-19 2.54 3.75
Gold Sep-19 1,506.20 0.05
Silver Sep-19 17.88 0.02
Platinum Sep-19 942.40 0.08
Nymex Light Sep-19 58.13 0.03

Global Market Indices

Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Dow Jones 27,186.10 27,094.79 0.19
Nasdaq 8,193.59 8,182.88 0.07
S&P 500 3,010.36 3,006.79 0
Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Frankfurt 12,355.92 12,457.70 0.55
Paris 5,617.70 5,659.08 0.68
London 7,314.05 7,356.42 0.58
Stockholm 628.23 630.41 0.43
Switzerland 10,022.33 10,064.46 0.46
Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Shanghai 3,004.81 2,998.97 0.01
Hong Kong 26,532.88 26,478.52 0.04
Jakarta 6,248.97 6,229.24 0.24
Tokyo 22,130.74 22,142.42 0.44

Currency

Name Rate Last update
EURO/USD 1.106 Sep-20
GBP/USD 1.255 Sep-20
USD/JPY 107.915 Sep-20
USD/CHF 0.991 Sep-20