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Bourse collaborates with Instinctif Partners to develop best IR practices among listed companies



The collaboration will include a series of workshops as well as one-on-one sessions with listed companies, to examine best practices for improving communication between issuers, the investment community and other stakeholders.

Marwa AlMaskati, Director of Marketing and Business Development, Bahrain Stock Exchange commented : “It is a real pleasure to collaborate with Instinctif Partners MENA. Several strategic projects will be undertaken, offering excellent opportunities for mutual growth, as well as a significant contribution to the improvement of IR functions in the Kingdom. This cooperation will undoubtedly lead to the growth of international best practices in IR among listed companies.

“For the future, we look forward to a greater collaboration with Instinctif Partners MENA. We are focusing more than ever on cultivating and developing best practices in investor relations across the Kingdom.“, added AlMaskati.

Samantha bartel, CEO & Managing Partner of Instinctif Partners MENA, commented : “We are delighted to partner with Bahrain Bourse on this exciting new initiative. As an investor relations advisor with strong experience in the region, we welcome partnerships with equally ambitious organizations, especially those committed to promoting and establishing best practices among Bahrain Stock Exchange doing just that and already has made excellent progress. We look forward to supporting the continuation of this journey and helping to improve the way issuers engage with the investment community.

The Bahrain Stock Exchange announced the launch of its Guide to Best Practices in Investor Relations in May 2021, as part of its efforts to encourage best IR practices among listed companies. The guide aims to clarify the importance of the IR function and the positive impact it can have on stock market valuation and competitiveness.

In April 2019, the Bahrain Stock Exchange and the Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA) officially launched the MEIRA chapter in Bahrain, with the aim of developing and improving investor relations across the Kingdom of Bahrain.

The founding members of the MEIRA chapter in Bahrain include Aluminum Bahrain (ALBA), Bank ABC, Bahrain Telecommunications Company (Batelco), Bahrain Bourse, Ithmaar Holding, National Bank of Bahrain (NBB) and SICO BSC (c).

About the Bahrain Stock Exchange

Bahrain Bourse is a self-regulated multi-asset market operator established since 1987. Bahrain Bourse aims to offer its investors, issuers and intermediaries a full range of stock exchange-related services, including listing, trading, settlement and depositary for various financial instruments. We aim to provide our stakeholders with the best investment and trading solutions, and pair them with creative ideas and problem-solving skills to provide our investors, issuers and intermediaries with valuable resources to meet any needs. their expectations. Our main pillars of growth underpin the way we do business and the way we interact with our stakeholders: Origination, Innovation, Collaboration and Pioneering Spirit, and all working together allow us to provide you with an “Oasis of Business Opportunity. ‘investment “.

About Instinctif Partners MENA

Instinctif Partners is an EMEA corporate communication consultancy, expert in reputation, influence and communication. We help our clients engage complex audiences, offering a comprehensive suite of communications solutions, including idea-driven board-level advice, executed with creative flair. Our work delivers tangible business value, while communicating a societal purpose. We work across borders and jurisdictions, focusing on achieving measurable results, not producing outputs. We are big enough to offer multi-stakeholder and coordinated solutions, but small enough to be partners with all of our customers. We employ 300 people in 10 offices across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. www.instinctif.com

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