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Bahrain Islamic Index closes higher

Manama, Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,519.17 points marking a decrease of 8.44 points below  the previous closing .


This decrease was due to the fall  in the Commercial Banks Sector, Investment Sector, Insurance Sector and Services Sector.


Bahrain Islamic Index has closed at 649.19 points marking an increase of 1.58 points above the previous closing.


Results indicated that 78 equity transactions took place with a volume of 3,610,035 worth BD 917,792.


Investors  traded  mainly in  the Industrial Sector representing  %41.16 of the total value of securities traded.


Source: Bahrain News Agency