Eskan Bank REIT units commence trading on the Bahrain Bourse

Bahrain Bourse (BHB) announced on Monday 2nd January 2017 the listing and commence of trading onUnits of the Eskan Bank Realty Income Trust (under the symbol ‘EBRIT’. Marking the occasion of this historic listing, Eskan Bank General Manager Dr. Khalid Abdulla rang the opening bell at the Bourse in the presence of BHB Chief Executive Officer Shaikh Khalifa bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, Securities & Investment Company (SICO) Chief Executive Officer Ms. Najla Al Shirawi, and other officials.

The total number of units listed is 198,000,000 with a nominal value of BHD 0.100 per unit. Trading in the units (ISIN: BH0005158K14) is open to GCC individual and institutional investors who can  by place ‘buy and sell’ orders through a BHB-licensed broker, while clearing and settlement will be undertaken by the Bahrain Bourse

The full press release can be downloaded here