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French for a stock market.


1. A term for a stock exchange in Europe.

2. Informal for the Paris Bourse.


The common name for a securities exchange located in Europe.


Bourse is the French term for a stock exchange, meaning, literally, purse. The national stock market of France, a totally electronic market, is known as the Paris Bourse.

The term is used throughout Europe and worldwide as a synonym for stock exchange, though it generally isn't used in the United States.

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Qamsari seemed unhappy with the bourse when he spoke in August.
Et de preciser que " le demarrage des negociations sur ladite societe sera annonce par avis de la bourse ".
We hope to witness more Market Makers at the bourse especially that Resolution No.
The activity is in line with efforts to spread and increase investment awareness among Bahrainis and non-Bahrainis, the bourse said in a statement.
The bourse last suffered a large-scale suspension of trading in January 2006, when a concentration of large-volume orders forced its system to stop.
Ajoutons a cela la difficulte de la bourse a attirer de nouvelles societes et de grandes entreprises representant les differents secteurs d'activites et l'absence de plusieurs secteurs de la cote de la bourse, notamment l'energie, le transport, les telecommunications, le tourisme, l'agriculture.
According to the agreement, Bahrain Bourse will provide ABC Bank with a variety of services that includes maintaining a record of the share register that holds the shares in electronic form, and updating the data of the registry resulted from dealing on the bank's shares in accordance with the rules and regulations of Bahrain Bourse.
La Bourse des Valeurs de Casablanca (BVC) s'apprete a rompre avec le tarissement au niveau des introductions (IPO).
It also allows non-Bahraini brokers who are licensed by capital market regulatory institutions in their countries to trade in the BHB without having a representative office in Bahrain, given that an authorised clearing member should be appointed to settle transactions executed at the bourse.
Lors du demarrage de negociation des actions de la societe [beaucoup moins que] Sotemail [beaucoup plus grand que], ce mardi 28 janvier 2014, le president de la Bourse, Fadhel Abdelkefi, a lance un message aux pouvoirs publics pour qu'ils veuillent a ce que la bourse de Tunis joue pleinement son role dans le financement de l'economie nationale, avouant que les acteurs de la bourse sont trop fatigues de l'instabilite et de la situation du marche financier.
La Bourse du Caire s'est hissee au deuxieme rang de la liste des Bourses mondiales ayant realise la meilleure performance pendant le premier semestre de 2012.
Under the criteria, a company is obliged to submit a written report to the bourse every year to inform its state of governance.