The financial market in Bahrain revealed "trading" to reduce the trading hours for all securities temporarily, so that they will be from ten in the morning until one in the afternoon, starting on Thursday 2/8/1441 AH corresponding to 3/30/2020 AD.
In a related context, the Bahrain Stock Exchange revealed in a statement posted on its website that the trading sessions are as follows:
The first session in the Bahrain Stock Market (opening auction): from 09:30 am to 10:00 am
The second session in the Bahrain Stock Market (open market - implementation): from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm
- The third session in the Bahrain Stock Market (auction closing): for listed securities from 01:00 PM to 01:10 PM
The Bahrain stock market excludes debt instruments and ETFs.
Fourth session in the Bahrain stock market (trading on the closing price): for all listed securities from 01:10 pm to 01:20 pm (debt instruments and ETFs excluded).
Fifth session in the Bahrain Stock Market (the market is closed): for listed securities from 1:20 pm to 02:00 pm - (with the exception of debt instruments and ETFs, which will be from 01:00 pm to 02:00 pm).
The Bahrain Stock Exchange confirmed on the Bahrain Stock Exchange the integrity of its systems and operational operations, as it always works to take all measures that would benefit the market and its dealers.
For its part, the government of Bahrain assured the friendliness of all market participants of its ability to access all of its operating systems and implement market operations at all times.