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EBRD and Borsa İstanbul in Exclusive Talks over Stake Sale
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is entering exclusive negotiations to acquire a 10 per cent stake in Borsa İstanbul, in a landmark deal which will support Turkey’s efforts to reshape its capital markets. Borsa İstanbul, majority-owned by the Turkish Government, is the sole exchange entity in Turkey, created in 2013 by combining the Istanbul Stock Exchange, the Istanbul Gold Exchange and the Turkish Derivatives Exchange. EBRD First Vice President Phil Bennett and EBRD Director for Insurance and Financial Services Noel Edison signed a term sheet in Istanbul with Borsa İstanbul Chairman Talat Ulussever and Borsa İstanbul CEO Tuncay Dinç, paving the way for a pre-IPO investment in Borsa İstanbul.
First Thematic Technopark in Turkey Focused on Finance: Finance Technopark
Finance Technopark, as the first technology development zone in Turkey dedicated to financial technologies, is becoming a reality with the cooperation of Borsa İstanbul and Bogazici University. Established to facilitate a more competitive structure and increased market share in global markets for Turkish banking and finance sector, Technopark laid out a new model in the international arena by creating an effective technology development structure through collaboration between a university and an exchange. The planned Financial Technopark will be built on an area of 10,272 square meters within Borsa İstanbul campus which is declared as Finance Technopark Technology Development Region by the resolution of Council of Ministers. Research and Development and Office buildings are expected to be completed within 2016.
Borsa İstanbul Markets Monthly Bulletin

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