Locked content Retail investors on the rise on the WSE

Retail investors share in the turnover on the WSE main market increased in H1 by 5 percentage points y/y to 18 percent. The trade is still being dominated by foreign investors, who are responsible for 52 percent of the bourse turnover (down by 2 percentage points). Domestic institutional investor’s ...

Locked content WSE analyzing blockchain technology for potential use

The Warsaw Stock Exchange is analyzing the possibility of implementing blockchain technology. “There is a great potential for using this technology for the stock market, for example in the settlement area through a chain of blocks between groups of stock market participants. The synergy has a great ...

Locked content WSE suspends trading of three companies

The Warsaw Stock Exchange suspended the trading of WSE-listed Hyperion, and NewConnect-listed Termo2Power and Polonit starting from August 3. Hyperion trading has been suspended as the company is undergoing a restructuring process, Termo2Power shares have been suspended after Financial Supervision A...

Locked content WSE Q2 profit in line with expectations

Warsaw Stock Exchange, had a PLN 42 million net profit in Q2 2017, up 26.7 percent y/y and PLN 0.5 million above expectations. The revenues stood at PLN 87.6 million, up by 17.7 percent y/y, and in line with the consensus, while the operating profit was up by 34 percent y/y, to PLN 49 million…...

PwC: IPO activity on the rise on WSE

With six IPOs in Q2 worth PLN 2.2 billion, and Play stock debut planned for July, this year is shaping up to be one of the best when it comes to IPOs, PwC said in its report. “Dino Polska and Griffin Premium RE’s Q2 offerings, as well as Play Communications, planned IPO, will contribute to str...

Locked content WSE suspends trading of two companies, resumes one

The Warsaw Stock Exchange management suspended the trading of Everest Investments between July 12-24. The motion was filed by the company wishing to change the face value of its shares. Warsaw bourse also upheld tits earlier decision to suspend trading of Ezo shares traded on NewConnect, as the comp...

Locked content WSE turnover soars 80.2% y/y in June

Equity turnover on the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange in June amounted to PLN 30.03 billion, an increase of 80.2 percent year-on-year, the stock exchange has announced. In the period between January and June 2017, turnover increased by 56.7 percent y/y and reached PLN 140.85 billion. The b...

Locked content WSE to launch food trading platform

The Warsaw Stock Exchange plans to launch a trading platform for agricultural products, the bourse said. The market, dubbed for now “The National Food Platform,” will first introduce the instruments based on wheat prices. The grain was chosen for its high levels of production in Poland (11 million m...

Locked content WSE to be included in the FTSE Developed Markets index

According to the Warsaw Stock Exchange, Polish bourse is “close” to being included in the FTSE Developed Markets index. “FTSE is the first index agency that is close to giving Poland the status of a developed market,” WSE said in a market presentation. Since 2008, the bourse was included in the FTSE...

Locked content WSE expects to have 900 listed companies this year

The Warsaw Stock Exchange expects to reach 900 listed companies this year, the bourse Deputy President Jacek Fotek said. WSE identifies some 100 companies that could potentially float their shares. Currently, there are 887 issuers on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, including 482 companies on its main mar...