Banking & Finance

13-11-2013
The Central Bank of Libya (CBL) has called on companies which have been given preliminary approval to open bureaux de change to complete their licensing procedures.
11-11-2013
Combined pre-tax profits at Libya's commercial banks continued their downward trend in the third quarter, though the pace of decline has slowed.
05-11-2013
Nadir al-Senussi says that the move towards Islamic finance will not “close” Libya to foreign investment, saying it will play a big role in the country’s banking sector and economy.
04-11-2013
The Libyan Stock Market says it has removed  two companies from the sub-market of the Tripoli bourse.
03-11-2013
Third-quarter figures show an increase in both insurance premiums and pay-outs.
01-11-2013
Libya’s largest bank posted a profit of LD144.5m ($115.6m) for the first three quarters of the year, a fall of 8% compared to the same period in 2012.
31-10-2013
State-controlled National Union Engineering Consultants (NUC) has posted a loss of LD171,109 ($136,887) for January-September, compared with a loss of LD837,086 ($669,669) for the same period last year.
31-10-2013
Profits at Wahda Bank, Libya's fourth-largest lender by asset size, fell by around 27% year-on-year between January and September.
30-10-2013
Commercial banks in the city have closed for the second day in a row, after gunmen stole $54m (LD68m) from a van heading to the local Central Bank office.
29-10-2013
Gunmen have staged an audacious attack on a van carrying $54m (LD68m) in various currencies to the Central Bank office in Sirte.
24-10-2013
The Libyan Stock Market (LSM) has decided to delist National Union Engineering Consultants (NUC) from the main market index.
24-10-2013
Sahara Bank, Libya's fourth-largest lender by asset size, says its net profits increased by 5% year-on-year in the third quarter.
11-10-2013
Recently-published figures suggest that the company's biggest insurance firm experienced a slowdown in revenues during the third quarter of the year.
10-10-2013
The privately-owned bank, one of the country's smaller lenders, says its net income rose by 84% year-on-year in the third quarter.
08-10-2013
The Libyan Stock Market (LSM) plans to hold its annual general meeting later this month.