With reference to the abovementioned subject, and the CMA regulations issued on November 9th, 2015, module ten”disclosure and transparency” on the disclosure of material information. Please note that NIC and some local investment companies have entered into a consortium together with an international operator for the tender by Capital Markets Authority on the offered shares of Boursa Kuwait Co., and we shall disclose any future updates on the same.

No material financial impact has been recorded and will be disclosed at a later stage if applicable.