Israel to announce rate decisions while trading floor is open

bank-of-israel

The Bank of Israel's monetary committee will, from this month, begin announcing its interest rate decision at 4pm rather than 5:30pm, to bring it explicitly within the trading day and in line with "accepted practices at a number of central banks around the world".

Until now, the announcement has been published at 5:30pm, which used to be an hour after the close of trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (Tase). However, in June 2013, trading on the Tase was extended so trading in stocks and bonds

To continue reading...

You must be signed in to use this feature.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: