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Company Overview of Qatar Exchange

Company Overview

Qatar Exchange operates as a stock market in the Gulf Cooperation Council region. It provides a venue for raising capital for companies; and a platform to trade securities and derivatives. The company also operates as a centre to investors to access for regional and international initial public offerings; and provides the public with access to market information and ensures the disclosure of information. In addition, it offers market data products; and investment and trading opportunities for investors and members. Qatar Exchange was formerly known as Doha Securities Market and changed its name to Qatar Exchange in June 2009. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Doha, Qatar.

Al Dana Tower

West Bay



Founded in 1995


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Key Executives for Qatar Exchange

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Chief Operating Officer
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Chief Commercial Officer
Strategic Advisor
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Qatar Exchange Key Developments

Qatar Exchange Presents at 5th Annual Middle East Securities Forum, Mar-11-2014 12:15 PM

Qatar Exchange Presents at 5th Annual Middle East Securities Forum, Mar-11-2014 12:15 PM. Venue: Al Bustan Palace, Ritz Carlton, Muscat, Oman. Speakers: Mohsin Mujtaba, Director, Products and Market Development.

Qatar Exchange Announces Headquarters to Move to Al Dana Tower, West Bay, Effective March 4, 2013

Qatar Exchange announced that its headquarters will be moving to Al Dana Tower, West Bay, opposite to City Center Shopping Mall for a 'Soft Launch' as of March 4, 2013, and that the last working day for the company in its current building shall be February 28, 2013. The company will occupy the 1st to 5th floors of the main tower along with the 1st and 2nd floor of the annex adjacent to the main building.

Qatar Exchange Announces Executive Changes

The Board of Qatar Exchange has decided in the meeting held on October 2, 2012 to appoint Mr. Rashid Bin Ali Al-Mansoori as CEO of the company. Mr. Al-Mansoori has half year experience as Deputy CEO in the company and previous experience in Qatar Investment Authority and QE's Board membership. Former CEO Mr. Andre Went will remain working with the company as a strategic advisor in order to benefit from his vast experience in capital markets.

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