Borsa İstanbul brings together all the exchanges operating in the Turkish capital markets under a single roof.
Our mission is to establish, operate and develop transparent, efficient, reliable and accessible markets in facilitating trading, liquidity and price discovery for capital markets instruments; and to offer such markets to issuers, investors, intermediaries and other stakeholders thereby contributing to financing economic growth.
Borsa İstanbul is targeting to become a leading stock exchange of a size reflecting Turkey’s potential in terms of the number of publicly traded companies and market capitalization. This goal couples with maximum participation by domestic and international portfolio investors who trade both local and foreign capital markets instruments. Borsa İstanbul envisions a world-class in-house exchange technology which enables, among other things, linkages with other markets. This vision will add value to the drive of making Istanbul an international financial center.
The third of the forum series entitled “İstanbul: Regional Hub, Global Actor”, organized by Borsa İstanbul in cooperation with the İstanbul Financial Center Initiative, was held with the theme "Turkey: Discover the Potential" in London on January 20, 2015. The meeting was attended by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu and Deputy... READ MORE +
Those that study the history of the Turkish economy and finance will doubtless accept the current era as a milestone in the development process of Turkish stock exchange and capital markets. READ MORE +
Borsa İstanbul and Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited (PMEX) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in order to set out a framework for establishing a cooperative relationship between the exchanges that are leading the commodity futures markets in Turkey and Pakistan, respectively. READ MORE +
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is entering exclusive negotiations to acquire a 10 per cent stake in Borsa İstanbul, in a landmark deal which will support Turkey’s efforts to reshape its capital markets. READ MORE +
A bell-ringing ceremony was held at Borsa İstanbul on March 6, 2015 in cooperation with United Nations Women Empowerment and Gender Equality Unit (UN Women), UN Global Compact, and Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative (SSE) in order to raise awareness on gender equality and empower women in economy. In her message, Prime Minister... READ MORE +
London Stock Exchange Derivatives Market to offer trading in Turkish index and equity derivatives products Trades to be cleared by LCH.Clearnet FTSE and Borsa İstanbul to launch index partnership in 2015 READ MORE +