Initiated in December 1985 for the purpose of ensuring that securities are traded in a secure and stable environment, capital market in its modern form has a history of twenty-seven years in Turkey.
Borsa İstanbul markets are organized under four main categories: Equity Market, Debt Securities Market, Precious Metals and Diamond Market and Derivatives Market.
Borsa İstanbul designs different types of indices so as to enable investors to track Borsa İstanbul markets.
Market data, IPO data, monthly consolidated data, market records and information on data dissemination.
Investor Relations refers to the activities aimed at sustaining investor interest in a company through establishing effective communication channels. Investor Relations builds a bridge between the company and the current and potential shareholders; and such bridge has its pillars on providing information on a regular basis and confidence.
Borsa İstanbul Members consist of the intermediary institutions authorized to operate in the capital market.
There are two markets for trading equities on Borsa İstanbul Equity Market and Emerging Companies Market.
INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION AND MEMBERSHIPS
US Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC
Recognized as a "Designated Offshore Securities Market" by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Japan Securities Dealers Association, JSDA
Officially designated as an "appropriate foreign investment market for the private and institutional Japanese investors" by the Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA). Austrian Ministry of Finance
Approved by the Austrian Ministry of Finance as a regulated market in accordance with the regulations of the Austrian Investment Fund Act.
World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States’ Stock Exchanges Forum London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI) International Islamic Financial Market (IIFM) Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) Intermarket Surveillance Group (ISG)
SUPPORTED INTERNATIONAL INITIATIVES
Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative (SSE) Integrated Reporting Turkey Network (ERTA)