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.
Borsa İstanbul hosted historian-author Prof. İlber Ortaylı on Friday, September 29, 2017. Prof. Ortaylı delivered a presentation entitled “Turkey’s Economic History” to an audience of approximately 450 persons including the Vice Governor of Sarıyer, executives of brokerage houses and BİST 100 companies and Borsa İstanbul Group staff. In his presentation, Prof. Ortaylı provided striking information about the economic history of Turkey.