For a year now, Bank Hapoalim has been raising capital privately, avoiding the need to publish a prospectus.
The interest rate on the bond, which will not be marketable, was set at 3.8%, well below the maximum.
A Bank of Israel study finds that a 1% change in the interest rate causes only a 1.1% change in real housing prices.
The prospective merger will reduce the number of TASE members to 22.
Four TASE-listed funds for investing in high-tech companies are the first stage in a new state-sponsored program.
The initial purchase is 4.9%. Sirius will buy Delek Group's remaining 47.4% at a later stage subject to regulatory approval.
The Israel Tax Authority has obtained a list of Israelis holding accounts at German banks.
Israel Police is conducting an investigation in connection with the tax evasion affair in which Bank Leumi paid a NIS 1.3 billion penalty in the US.
Altshuler Shaham: Cooperation will facilitate broader and higher quality exposure to global markets for Israelis.
Insurance company Menorah Mivtachim will invest in Navitas Petroleum projects of up to $150 million.
Tarya CEO Eyal Elhayany tells "Globes" about the company's social philosophy and credit profile software, which is set to disrupt the banking sector.
Some businesses accumulate the currency as an investment, while others regard it as a convenient and rapid means of payment.
UBS Global Head of Sustainable Investing Rina Kupferschmid-Rojas built a methodology to examine the social impact of investments.