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 4,936.37 0.11 143,031,209
Dubai 2,673.03 0.86 306,128,217
Saudi 7,758.15 0.14 3,707,015,629
Kuwait 6,730.18 1.73 35,694,224
Qatar 9,703.88 0.68 296,951,457
Muscat 4,128.69 0.67 2,072,356
Bahrain 1,660.44 0.01 507,307
Egypt 13,328.26 0.85 471,007,591
Amman 1,842.17 0.52 4,902,851
Palestine 535.50 0.27 681,617

Commodities

Name Last update Closing Price Change %
Brent Feb-25 56.14 0.28
Natural Gas Feb-25 1.85 1.2
Gold Feb-25 1,649.50 1.61
Silver Feb-25 18.31 3
Platinum Feb-25 959.90 1.44
Nymex Light Feb-25 51.42 0.16

Global Market Indices

Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Dow Jones 28,037.65 28,037.65 0.27
Nasdaq 9,188.44 9,221.28 3.71
S&P 500 3,238.94 3,238.94 0.4
Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Frankfurt 13,132.04 12,973.41 0.47
Paris 5,825.37 5,749.06 0.74
London 7,156.83 7,101.58 0.77
Stockholm 695.64 692.90 0.27
Switzerland 10,749.59 10,614.08 0.92
Name Opening price Closing Price Change%
Shanghai 2,982.07 3,013.05 0.6
Hong Kong 26,722.39 26,893.23 0.27
Jakarta 5,784.74 5,787.14 0.34
Tokyo 22,949.37 22,605.41 3.34

Currency

Name Rate Last update
EURO/USD 1.084 Feb-25
GBP/USD 1.298 Feb-25
USD/JPY 110.602 Feb-25
USD/CHF 0.978 Feb-25