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Net investments of non-Jordanians in Amman Bourse drop in 10 months

By Petra - Nov 12,2012 - Last updated at Nov 12,2012

AMMAN — Non-Jordanian investors bought shares worth a total of JD298 million by the end of October this year, representing 18.3 per cent of the overall trading value at the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE). Meanwhile, the value of shares sold by them amounted to JD265.4 million during the same period. As a result, the net of non-Jordanian investments during the first ten months of the year amounted to JD32.6 million, down from JD78 million in 2011, according to the ASE figures. Arab investors’ purchases during the same period were JD214.6 million, or 72 per cent of the overall purchases by non-Jordanians, while the value of non-Arab purchases amounted to JD83.4 million, constituting 28 per cent of the overall purchases by non-Jordanians. 

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