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Panama Stock Market in Growth Mode

In spite of global concerns with the state of the world’s flailing economies, the Panamanian Stock Market, orBolsa de Valores, shows no sign of slowing down.
Logging $33 billion in total transactions in 2008-a $10.2 billion increase from 2007-Panama continues to be an attractive market for foreign investors. According to the National Securities Commission, 88.5% of Panama’s traded volume last year was from international transactions, as opposed to just 11.5% from the local market.
Panama’s stock market was established in 1989 during some of the most difficult political and economical times in the country’s history.

For complete article:  panamaqmagazine.com