HEADS OF THE GCC CAPITAL MARKETS AUTHORITIES TO MEET IN BAHRAIN THURSDAY

Riyadh, - Heads of the GCC Capital Markets Authorities (or equivalents) will hold its 16th meeting in Bahrain next Thursday.

The Committee will discuss several topics related to the integration of GCC financial markets, including a draft strategic study and mechanisms for the integration of financial markets, and the recommendations of the financial market supervision and control working team.

The participants will also review the report of the General Secretariat on the workshop on stock market manipulation, and the development of establishing a website for financial market regulators.

The first joint meeting for heads of financial markets (stock exchanges) will be held on the sidelines of the meeting to discuss a memo by the General Secretariat on the standardization of opening time in the GCC stock markets, and other topics for discussion approved by the Committee of Heads of the GCC Capital Markets Authorities (or equivalents). (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency