Amman Stock Exchange

Mondo Visione  Aug 4  Comment 
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) Nader Azar declared that on Thursday 4th August 2016, the first trading session of Over- The- Counter (OTC) Market was launched which came as a result with the enforcement of...
Mondo Visione  Aug 2  Comment 
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Amman Stock Exchange (ASE), Mr. Nader Azar, said that according to the listing securities Directives for the year 2012; all companies listed at the ASE should submit their semi annual reports reviewed by their...
Mondo Visione  Aug 1  Comment 
The Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) Mr. Nader Azar said that “ The Regulating Directives for Trading in Unlisted Securities for the Year 2016 ” and ” Listing Securities Directives for the year 2016 ” will come...
Mondo Visione  Jul 27  Comment 
The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) is still receiving the reviewed  semi annul reports of the period ended in June 30, 2016, from all companies listed at the ASE.  The ASE stressed that Sunday 31July, 2016 is the deadline of receiving the...
Mondo Visione  Jul 18  Comment 
The  Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) will start applying the  " The Regulating Directives for Trading in Unlisted Securities at the ASE"  which   were  issued by virtue of the provisions of Article 72 of the Securities law No. 76 of 2002  as of...
Mondo Visione  Jun 29  Comment 
Mr. Nader Azar the CEO of the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) said that the ASE has conducted the periodic quarterly review of the ASE index constituents in purpose of ensuring that the ASE General Price Index reflects the market performance and the...
Mondo Visione  Jun 28  Comment 
According to a communiqué issued by the  Prime Minister on the occasion of Eid Al Fiter, all ministries and public departments will be off from Tuesday, 5 July- Friday, 8July, 2016. Accordingly, The Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) will have a holiday...
Mondo Visione  Jun 6  Comment 
The total value of shares that were bought by non-Jordanian investors at the Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) during May 2016 was JD42.1 million, representing 23% of the overall trading value, while the value of shares sold by them amounted to JD27.2...
Mondo Visione  Jun 6  Comment 
Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) held a workshop on Islamic Sukuk   on Sunday May 29, 2016,   sponsored by Jordan Islamic Bank, in the presence of the Chairman of the Jordan Securities Commission (JSC) HE. Mr.  Mohammed Al- Hourani, Chief Executive...
Mondo Visione  May 30  Comment 
On the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan, the ASE has decided to change the official working and trading hours during the holy month of Ramadan, the working hours will be from 09:30 to 15:30, as for trading hours it will be as...

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See also Investing in Jordan.

As of 31 December 2007, the Amman Stock Exchange had 245 listed companies[1] with a combined market capitalization of $41.2 billion.[2]

Basic Information

Exchange Symbols

  • Google Finance: AFM
  • Thomson Reuters: AJ
  • Yahoo! Finance:

Market Information (as of 31 December 2007)

  • Trading Hours:
    • Pre-Market Session: 09:30 - 10:00[3]
    • Continuous Trading Session: 10:00 - 12:15[3]
    • Pre-Closing Session: 12:15 - 12:25[3]
    • Trading at Last Session: 12:25 - 12:40[3]
    • Block Trades Session: 12:40 - 13:00[3]
2004[4] 2005[5] 2006[6] 2007[7]
Number of Listed Companies192201227245
Domestic Market Capitalization (in $ million)NANA29,73041,216
Value of Shares Traded (in $ million)NANA20,05417,427
Average Daily Turnover (in $ million)NANA82.970.6
Average Value of Trades (in $ thousand)NANA5.85.0
New Capital Raised from Initial Public Offerings (in $ million)NANA656607
New Capital Raised from Secondary Public Offerings (in $ million)NANA2,744643
Number of Trading DaysNANA242247

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Constituent Indices

  • Dow Jones ASE 100 Index
  • ASE Weighted Index
  • ASE Unweighted Index
  • ASE Free Float Index

Sector Indices

  • ASE Financial Sector Index
  • ASE Industrial Sector Index
  • ASE Insurance Sector Index
  • ASE Services Sector Index

Stocks listed on the Amman Stock Exchange


  1. Number of Listed Companies (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  2. Domestic Market Capitalization (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Market Hours, Amman Stock Exchange
  4. Annual Statistics 2004, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  5. Annual Statistics 2005, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  6. Annual Statistics 2006, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  7. Annual Statistics 2007, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
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