Manama, July 18 (BNA): Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,579.03 points marking an increase of 2.15 points above the previous closing .
This increase was due to the rise in the Communications Services Sector, Consumer Discretionary Sector and Financials Sector.
Bahrain Islamic Index has closed at 665.84 points marking an increase of 1.77 points above the previous closing.
Results indicated that 43 equity transactions took place with a volume of 1,618,801 worth BD 641,424.
Results also indicated that one Bonds transaction took place with a volume of 18,922 worth BD18,922 representing %2.87 of the total value of securities traded.
Investors traded mainly in the Financials Sector representing %70.56 of the total value of securities traded.