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Launch and Signing Ceremony of Listingİstanbul Program Held at Borsa İstanbul Conference Hall

12 April 2013 - 10:15
The launch and signing ceremony for Listingİstanbul program, which refers to the entire promotion, informing, communication and marketing activities and processes aimed at attracting more foreign companies to Borsa İstanbul, was held at Borsa İstanbul with the participation of Borsa İstanbul General Manager İbrahim M. Turhan.

Increasing the number of foreign companies traded on Borsa İstanbul is a strategic target of İstanbul Financial Center Project and Borsa İstanbul.  

In order to support the efforts towards this aim, a promotion program under the name Listingİstanbul has been created. The Program envisages organizing awareness and promotion efforts aimed at foreign companies, dealing with all regulations, practices and work processes that may discourage foreign companies from preferring Borsa İstanbul for initial public offering and listing, and handling the requests and needs of foreign companies at first hand and rapidly. During the ceremony, Memoranda of Understanding were signed with 8 investment companies for program partnership. As program partners determine the countries of operation, Borsa İstanbul aims to reach companies in 45 countries first, and increase this number to 60 shortly, hereby attracting many foreign companies to Borsa İstanbul.
The following Program Partners signed MoUs at the launch ceremony: Endeks Türev Yatırım Menkul Değerler A.Ş., Finans Yatırım Menkul Değerler A.Ş., InvestAZ Menkul Değerler A.Ş., İntegral Menkul Değerler A.Ş., İş Yatırım Menkul Değerler A.Ş., Neta Yatırım Menkul Değerler A.Ş., PhillipCapital Menkul Değerler A.Ş., and Ünlü Menkul Değerler A.Ş., The operation region will include the Far East, South Asia, the Balkans, Europe, Central Asia-Caucasia, Middle East- North Africa, and Sub Saharan Africa.

“ListingİstanbulProgram Partner” refers to any organization that finds it beneficial for foreign companies to be traded on Borsa İstanbul. Investment companies, initial public offering and investment consultants, and other organizations may become Program Partners of Listingİstanbul, subject to the approval of Borsa İstanbul.

For information on and documents for trading foreign companies on Borsa İstanbul, please visit:

Listingİstanbul web site will be live soon at :