Cham Bank (119)

31-07-2019

The Syrian bourse’s two indices, the DWX and DLX, took opposite directions last month as trading volumes increased.

24-07-2019

This table lists all Syrian public joint-stock companies active as of July 2019 with the value of their capital (in million SYP).

03-07-2019

Syrian private sector banks are expanding their branch network across the country.

12-06-2019

The list below includes all the Syrian individuals, entities, aircrafts and vessels that have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration since 2005.

29-05-2019

Cham Bank, a Syrian institution under sanctions by the U.S., has said that it sponsored one of the most prominent banking events in the Middle East region.

06-05-2019

The Syrian stock exchange’s two main indexes fell last month amid low trading volumes.

30-04-2019

A private sector company owned by influential investors has gained a quasi-monopoly on the import into Syria of oil products, highlighting the key role this company plays as the government battles to reduce shortages.

03-04-2019

The market price of Syria’s most prominent stocks increased significantly last month.

26-03-2019

Several Syrian banks have reopened a branch in the southern city of Daraa as they start a slow expansion of their network.

12-03-2019

The Damascus Securities Exchange has issued a new index that is supposed to better represent trading activity in the exchange.

27-02-2019

The relatively stable situation in most of Syria has reflected positively on the performance of Syrian banks, which have broadly reported an improvement in their financial results last year.

06-02-2019

In a month marked by the listing of Syriatel, almost all stocks that were traded in relatively important volumes in the Damascus Securities Exchange fell.

18-09-2018

Syrian private sector banks continued to post a modest increase in their main indicators in the first half of this year, as Islamic lenders now represent almost 40 percent of the sector.

17-09-2018

This list of tables provides data on the main indicators of Syrian private sector banks as of June 30, 2018.

04-09-2018

The DWX gained some 9.63 percent last month, its highest monthly increase since the beginning of the year, mostly thanks to the rise in the price of a single stock.

19-06-2018

The assets, credits and deposits at the 14 private sector banks in Syria. 

19-06-2018

The operating income and profits of Syria's 14 private sector banks in 2017. All numbers are in million Syrian pounds.

19-06-2018

The balance sheets and income statements of Syrian banks show an improvement in their performance last year.

05-03-2018

Syria’s main stock market index gained again last month amid rising trading volumes.

06-02-2018

For the first time in months, the main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange fell as investors seemed to be taking their profits.

12-12-2017

The main index of the Syrian stock exchange reached a new high for the year as it continued to rise in November, albeit at a slower pace than in the previous month.

31-10-2017

The Damascus Securities Exchange's main index posted in October its second largest monthly increase since the beginning of 2017.

29-08-2017

The relative stable situation in vast parts of western Syria have enabled private commercial banks in the first half of this year to post a slight improvement in their main indicators.

29-08-2017

This list of tables provides data on the main indicators of Syrian private sector banks as of June 30, 2017.

21-07-2017

This list of tables provides data on the main indicators of Syrian banks in 2016.

21-07-2017

Updated on July 21, 2017: Syria’s private commercial banks, which saw last year their assets fall to a fraction of what they were in 2010 and now barely breakeven, are unable to finance any meaningful reconstruction drive.

05-06-2017

In May, the main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange declined for the first time in months as the amounts traded by investors also fell.

16-05-2017

One of Syria’s main Sharia-compliant banks as well as several individuals and entities affiliated to Rami Makhlouf have been put under sanctions by the U.S. Administration today.

02-05-2017

After three consecutive months of strong growth in the market index and the value of the shares traded, the Syrian stock exchange returned in April to last year’s more modest averages.

12-04-2017
21-02-2017

Following in the steps of two of its competitors, BLOM Bank, Lebanon’s second largest bank by the size of its assets, has deconsolidated its operations in Syria.

31-01-2017

In January, stocks in the Damascus Securities Exchange surged to their highest levels in years as the end of the battle of Aleppo and the Russian-Turkish sponsored ceasefire attracted back investors.

06-12-2016

For the third month in a row, trading activity at the Damascus Securities Exchange remained extremely limited in November.

06-09-2016

The month of August saw a slight increase in the Syrian stock market index and in the value of shares traded.

04-07-2016

The volume and value of shares traded in the first half of this year in the Damascus Securities Exchange more than doubled compared to the same period of 2015.

03-05-2016

The value of trading and of the main market index of the Damascus Securities Exchange continued to increase markedly in April.

08-03-2016

In dollar terms, the assets of Syria’s private sector banks declined by 25 percent on annual basis last year.

01-03-2016

February saw an increasing interest by Syrian investors in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

02-02-2016

The value of the shares traded during the first month of the year in the Damascus Securities Exchange almost doubled from December.

22-10-2015

Stocks gained for the second week in a row in the Damascus Securities Exchange.

19-10-2015

Syria’s stock market index crossed the 1,200 level again in a week that saw only two trading sessions.

12-10-2015

The main index on Syria’s stock exchange continued its slide amid limited trading activity.

05-10-2015

The DWX remained unchanged last week amid low trading values.

08-06-2015

Al-Baraka Bank Syria, an Islamic lender, opened on May 28 a branch in Tartous, the bank’s second in less than six months in the coastal area.

25-05-2015

Trading in the Syrian stock exchange reached last week one of its lowest levels on record.

18-05-2015

The main index of the Damascus Securities Exchange gained 0.29 percent last week to close at 1,211.44.

13-04-2015

Some 15 percent of Syrian engineers have left the country, according to the union head.

26-01-2015

The main index of the Syrian stock exchange fell again last week amid dull trading activity.

15-01-2015

The value of trading in the Syrian bourse reached a mere SYP 9.9 million this week.

05-01-2015

Syria’s stock market index climbed by almost one percent last week helped by an increase in the price of Cham Bank, the most traded stock in the exchange.