Boursa Kuwait, dedicated to institutional sustainability, receives prestigious international awards and certificates for its commitment to socially and environmentally responsible operations. The stock exchange collaborates with local and international organizations, conducting over 30 programs and initiatives aligned with its sustainability strategy throughout the year.
Boursa Kuwait maintains its mission of giving back to society and contributing to a better future through sustained efforts in social responsibility and sustainable development. The stock exchange actively addresses critical social issues such as education, healthcare, and environmental preservation. These endeavors underscore a comprehensive and diverse approach towards societal responsibility and commitment to service.
Nasser Mishari Al-Sanousi, Head of the Marketing and Corporate Communications Department at Boursa Kuwait, commends the company’s efforts in supporting corporate sustainability principles. He notes Boursa Kuwait’s receipt of prestigious awards from global magazines and publications, emphasizing the importance the company places on institutional sustainability and environmental responsibility.
Boursa Kuwait achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for its building, a remarkable accomplishment signifying its dedication to responsible and sustainable development. The certification, awarded by the US Green Building Council, acknowledges the efficiency of energy use, water conservation, waste treatment, and overall environmental performance within the building.
In collaboration with the Middle East Investor Relations Association, Boursa Kuwait continues to enhance the investor relations sector and promote international best practices in corporate governance within the Kuwaiti capital market. The stock exchange’s CEO, Mohammed Saud Al-Osaimi, emphasizes the importance of developing human resources, especially in the finance and capital markets industry.
Boursa Kuwait is honored with two awards at the third annual Sustainable Finance Awards by Global Finance magazine. Recognized for exceptional achievements in social responsibility and sustainability projects, Boursa Kuwait receives the “Distinguished Financial Leadership in Sustainable Communities Award in the Middle East for 2023” and the “Leadership in Sustainability Transparency in the Middle East for 2023” award.
The Kuwait Stock Exchange is awarded the “Best Sustainable Corporate Governance in Kuwait” for 2023 by The European magazine, highlighting its commitment to sustainability and responsible corporate governance.
Boursa Kuwait maintains consistent communication with the global investment community, ensuring their needs for the Kuwaiti capital market are met. The stock exchange focuses on adopting international standards, emphasizing transparency, and facilitating ease of access for investors, particularly in the elite “Premier Market.”
In 2023, Boursa Kuwait prioritizes enhancing financial awareness among participants in the Kuwaiti financial market. Efforts are directed towards informing them about the latest trends, standards, and practices adopted by the global investment community, with a focus on governance, environmental and social responsibility reporting, and corporate sustainability.
Boursa Kuwait actively participates in social responsibility initiatives, supporting charitable projects, community development programs, and financial awareness initiatives. The company engages in partnerships with non-profit organizations to create a positive impact on society.