Launched in December 2003, the ABAQ
is the most broadly representative stock index for community banks and remains an important tool for giving banks more visibility with analysts and investors.
The journey from the bustling city of Garrissa in the north east of the country to Shanta Abaq
Abacus is a Latin word that comes from the Greek abax, meaning "table," and possibly from the Hebrew abaq
, which means "dust." Long ago, calculations were done by writing in sand or dust sprinkled on a table or by manipulating stones on a table.
The abacus of the Arabian cultures is thought to have started as knotted ropes; the Hebrew-Aramaic word abaq
means "make a loop or knot." Polynesian people kept genealogies with ropes and knots.
(NASDAQ: MBCN) has said that on December 1, 2014, the company was added to the ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index (ABAQ
| Richard Hannon's ABAQ
(7.50) can land the nap at Kempton tonight.
THE ABA HAS ADDED 12 BANKS to the ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index (ABAQ
), effective June 3, 2013.
The Index is calculated on both stock price return and total return, with performance reported on the ABA website and through financial data services under the ticker symbol 'ABAQ
.' The ABA is the nation's largest banking trade association.
THE ABA HAS ADDED 10 BANKS TO THE ABA NASDAQ COMMUNITY BANK INDEX (ABAQ
The ABA has added three banks to the ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index (ABAQ
), effective this spring.
THE ABA HAS ADDED NINE BANKS TO THE ABA NASDAQ COMMUNITY BANK INDEX (ABAQ
), effective last December.
THE ABA HAS ADDED FIVE BANKS to the ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index (ABAQ
), effective December 1, 2010.