Announcement regarding the public consultation of the draft Second Market Listing Rules

As part of the Capital Market Authority's ("CMA") continuous efforts to develop the capital market, regulate the issuance of securities and monitor securities and dealing in securities, and regulate and monitor the works and activities of parties subject to the control and supervision of the Authority. and based on the Capital Market Law issued by the Royal Decree Number (M/30) Dated 2/6/1424 H, the CMA Board has issued its Resolution which includes publishing the draft Second Market Listing Rules ("the Rules") on CMA’s website (indicated below) to enable concerned and interested parties to provide their comments and observations until 14/2/1438H (corresponding to 14/11/2016G).

The Rules aim to regulate the offering, registration and admission to Listing of shares in the Second Market, as it includes the conditions registration and admission to Listing in the Second Market and identifies the investors eligible to invest in it.

The CMA would be pleased to receive concerned and interested parties comments and observations through the following channels:

  • Email (;
  • Fax number (+966114906460); or
  • Mail address (P.O. Box 87171 Riyadh 11642, CMA Deputy for Legal Affairs and Enforcement – Laws and Regulations Department).

All comments and observations will be studied and considered for the purpose of issuing the final Rules.

The Rules can be viewed on CMA’s website via the following link: