Jordan Capital Market Institutions receives the US Ambassador

The Chairman of the Jordan Securities Commissions (JSC), Mr. Mohammad S. Hourani received the United State (US) Ambassador Mr. Stuart Jones who was accompanied by a senior Economic Assistants and the Managers of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), in the presence of Members of the Board of Commissioners, the Acting Chief Executive Officer of Amman Stock Exchange (ASE) Mr. Nader Azar, and the Acting CEO of Security Depository Center (SDC) Mr. Khalil Naser.

The aim of the American delegation visit is to enhance communications and cooperation between both parties; as well as to observe the developments and achievements of the Capital Market Institutions in various areas.

Mr. Hourani briefed the American delegation on the role of the JSC and Capital Market Institutions in regulating and monitoring the market as well as developing its various legislations and used techniques to perform its duties. The meeting also discussed the economic situations, its impact on Jordan Capital Market and the main challenges and obstacles facing theses institutions and how to manage to achieve their duties and goals.