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NASDAQ Launches New Tech for ISX

By John Lee. Nasdaq and the Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) have announced today the successful on-schedule go-live of the X-stream Trading technology, which replaced the existing Horizon platform. Nasdaq has delivered trading technology to ISX since 2007. The X-stream Trading upgrade provides ISX with a widely deployed high-end, multi-asset trading platform that complies with international […]

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Energy Companies no Proxy for ISX

The latest article from our Expert Blogger Mark DeWeaver gives a concise overview of the fall and rise of the Iraqi Stock Market (ISX) over the past 15 months, and of some of the factors driving (and not driving) it. For the average non-Iraqi retail investor, however, it is difficult to participate in this market, […]

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ISX 'Hidden Gems' Await Discovery

By Mark DeWeaver. The ISX-listed industrials are best known for their main products, which include everything from polyvinyl chloride pellets (used for plastics production) to refrigerators and air conditioners. These companies are typically partially state-owned holdovers from Saddam Hussein’s time. Many have difficulty competing with imports. Often their factories are overstaffed, have obsolete machinery, and […]

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