Board of Directors issued Decision No. 1 of 2008 in
the issuance of the QFMA Regulation that governs its work and aims to
achieve its regulatory objectives in compliance with the best international
standards as to ensure developing the financial markets in the state of Qatar
to become leading financial markets. It also enhances understanding of the
financial markets’ objectives among participants dealing in such markets and
other interested persons.
Regulation sets forth the rules and standards regulating the management of the
listed shareholding companies in order to ensure their compliance with the
best-adopted practices to achieve the financial markets’ objectives. It also
addressed several issues including the regulated activities, licensing
companies to carry out such activities, control over licensed companies,
investigation and inspection as well as other issues of interest to companies.