FAQ

  • What is the Batelco ticker symbol and on what Stock Exchange does it trade on?
    Batelco’s shares are traded on the Bahrain Bourse under Ticker: BATELCO
  • What is the Registrar and who is Batelco’s Registrar?
    A registrar manages a company’s share register on its behalf. The registrar is responsible for maintaining information on the company’s shareholders and ensuring dividend payments.
    Offices of the RegistrarBahrain Clear
    Bahrain Financial Harbour
    Manama, Kingdom of
    BahrainTel: +973 17108833
    Fax: +973 17228061
    Email: registry@bahrainbourse.com
    website: www.bahrainbourse.com
    Karvy Fintech
    AlZamil Tower, 7th Floor, Office 74
    Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain
    Tel: +973 17215080
    Fax: +973 17212055
    Email: Bahrain.helpdesk@karvy.com
    Website: www.karvyfintech.com/Bahrain
  • How can I buy or sell Batelco shares?
    Batelco’s shares can be bought or sold through qualified stock brokers and financial institutions offering brokerage services.
  • How can I find out how many Batelco Shares I own?
    You should contact the institution from which you bought your shares or alternatively you can contact Batelco’s Registrar.
  • What is the value of my shares?
    The total value of your shares can be found by multiplying the current share price by the number of shares held.
  • When is Batelco’s financial year?
    Batelco’s fiscal year ends on December 31 and its quarters end on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.
  • What is Batelco’s accounting currency?
    Batelco’s accounts are reported in Bahraini Dinars (BD) in accordance with guidelines of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).
  • When are the Financial Results announced throughout the year?
    Batelco announces its results on a quarterly basis, at the end of each quarter, in accordance with the rules and guidelines set by the Central Bank of Bahrain and the Bahrain Bourse.
  • What is an AGM?
    The Annual General Meeting is a meeting with the shareholders that is held once a year for the purpose of allowing shareholder to approve the last years accounts, the final dividend per share and to vote on any other resolutions that require shareholder approval.
  • When is the AGM held?
    Batelco holds its Annual General Meeting of shareholders within the first 3 months of a financial year in accordance with the rules and guidelines set by the Central Bank of Bahrain and the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism.
  • When are dividends paid?
    Dividends are paid to shareholders twice a year, approximately two weeks after the announcement of quarter two financials and the after the date of AGM.
  • Who should I contact to receive my dividend payment?
    You should contact Batelco’s registrar
  • How can I change my bank details related to dividend payment?
    You should contact the institution from which you bought your shares or alternatively you can contact Batelco’s registrar.
  • How can I obtain a copy of Batelco’s Financial Statements and Annual Reports?
    The Financial Statements and Annual Reports are available to download as PDF files in the Investor Relations section of the website.
  • Who are Batelco’s independent Auditors?
    Batelco’s independent auditors are KPMG Fakhro.
    Contact Details:
    KPMG FakhroBahrain Financial HarbourHarbour Gate Building – Next to Bahrain Investment Center
    Tel: +973 17 224 807
    Fax: +973 17 227 443
  • How can I obtain the latest news on Batelco?
    Batelco issues regular press releases on key events. An archive of Batelco’s news and announcements can be viewed on the website.
  • What is the portfolio of Batelco’s investment’s internationally?
    Batelco has direct and indirect investments across a number of geographies, namely Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Egypt, Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man, Maldives, Diego Garcia, St. Helena, Ascension Island and the Falkland Islands.
  • For Investor Relations queries, who should I contact?
    For investor and analyst queries please contact investor@btc.com.bh
  • For media and public queries, who should I contact?
    For media and general enquiries, please contact public.relations@btc.com.bh