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...

Locked content WSE appoints Marek Dietl as CEO

Presidential advisor Marek Dietl has been appointed by the Warsaw Stock Exchange as its new CEO. His appointment needs to be approved by the Financial Supervision Authority (KNF). If approved, this would end months of turmoil in the bourse top seat, when Małgorzata Zalewska was recalled from her pos...

Locked content Marek Dietl announces his candidacy for the WSE CEO post

Presidential advisor Marek Dietl has submitted his candidacy for the position of President of the Warsaw Stock Exchange – the exchange said in a statement. Marek Dietl is currently a member of the Supervisory Board of the WSE, an the advisor to the president, as well as a member of the board o...

Locked content KNF approves Morizon prospectus

The Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) has approved the prospectus of Morizon in connection with the public offer of company’s series H shares and the intention to move all of Morizon’s shares onto the Warsaw Stock Exchange main market In March, the company submitted to the Financial ...

Locked content WSE launches start-up accelerator

The Warsaw Stock Exchange launched a start-up accelerator with Beesfund crowdfunding platform. The aim of the project is to create potential IPOs for the Warsaw bourse.  WSE hopes that the first floating on the small cap alternative market will happen next year. “We believe that the capital market c...

Locked content Kofola leaves WSE

Czech soft drink producer Kofola has been delisted from the Warsaw Stock Exchange following the company’s decision do leave Warsaw bourse. Kofola announced back in December that it will be delisted from the WSE after it acquires the remainder shares sold in Poland. Kofola explained that the de...

Locked content More IPOs in H2 2017 – WSE CEO

Acting CEO of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, Jarosław Grzywiński, said that more IPOs on the Warsaw bourse are expected in the second half of the year. “We’re interested in big IPOs. We’d rather have 5-7 big ones, than 15-20 smaller ones that only boost statistics,” Grzywiński said. Accordin...

Locked content Play to enter WSE in July – media

According to Parkiet daily, Impera Holdings, a company controlling mobile operator Play will launch its IPO in July this year. The value off the floating will be at some PLN 2.5 billion, which would put the whole company at PLN 14-15 billion. The money from the offering will be used to pay off compa...