Studies, Research and Reports

Mutual Funds Performance in Saudi Arabia

This study offers a consideration of the performance of locally focused equity mutual funds in Saudi Arabia, specifically in comparison to the performance of their benchmarks in the Saudi Arabian context. The purpose is to present an in-depth analysis of the performance of Saudi equity mutual funds. The central research question is: Do locally focused equity mutual funds outperform the Saudi market?​

 Mutual Funds Performance in Saudi Arabia

 

 

The CMA and the Saudi Stock Market Crash of 2006 (summary)

By the end of 2006, the stock market’s main index (TASI) had lost approximately 65% of its value, and market capitalization had fallen by half. Also the global financial crisis of 2008 had caused the stock market to plummet even more than it had in 2006, two lessons from this experience should be learned.

  • First, what could it have done to prevent the crash at the time?
  • Second, what could it do now to prevent future catastrophes?

 The CMA and the Saudi Stock Market Crash of 2006