Signs of progress in Istanbul’s capital markets

By:
Nick Kochan
Published on:

Two bold moves by Borsa Istanbul indicate that the exchange is seeking to take advantage of the Turkish economy’s new found confidence. Both focus on its understanding that Turkey needs to facilitate markets and expertise to leverage economic growth. The first is the creation of a partnership with the US stock exchange operator Nasdaq OMX. The second is the launch of a private market for unlisted companies.