Dow Jones expands Islamic market measure

Posted on August 12, 2009


by Soren Billing,
Monday, 27 July 2009

RIYADH: The Saudi capital. The kingdom is one of the 11 countries now included on Dow Jones index. (Getty Images)

Dow Jones Indexes has expanded its Islamic Market Index universe with 11 countries. […]

In addition, Saudi Arabia and Tunisia will be added to the Dow Jones Islamic Market MENA index, which currently measures the performance of Shariah compliant stocks traded in Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Qatar and the UAE. [more]

Posted in: Investment, Islam