Investing in Turkey ADRs / Turkish Stocks List

Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (NYSE: TKC) is the leading mobile phone operator of Turkey and the only Turkish ADR listed on the NYSE. In addition, there are two Turkey closed-end funds: the Turkish Investment Fund, Inc (NYSE: TKF) is a NYSE listed closed-end fund from Morgan Stanley that seeks long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in Turkish stocks while the Central Europe, Russia and Turkey Fund, Inc (NYSE: CEE) is a NYSE listed closed-end fund from Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management that had a 15% allocation in Turkish stocks as of mid-2014. Other important Turkish stocks maintain ADR listings on the OTC. However and as of mid-2014, only Google Finance appears to have trading data for the underlying listing with the tickers listed below linked to that listing while trading data for the OTC listed ADR can be found on the OTC Markets homepage. Finally, investors interested in investing in Turkey ADRs should check out our Turkey ETF list as well as our EMEA ETF list, Middle East/Africa ETF list, Middle East ETF list and Middle East ETF (Region Wide) list as some region wide ETFs may invest in Turkish stocks.

Note: If there are any ADRs to add or remove from this list or there are bad links, please write a note in the comments section so it can be fixed. Likewise, adding any other comments or advice would also be appreciated.

List of Turkish ADRs Trading on Major US Stock Exchanges & the Over-the-Counter (OTC) Exchange

 CompanyTickerExchange Industry
1AK Sigorta AS AKGRTOTCInsurance
2Akbank TAS AKBNK OTCPinkFinancial Services
3Anadolu Efes Biracilik ve Malt Sanayii AS AEFESOTCPinkFood & Beverage
4Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik AS ANHYT OTCInsurance
5Arçelik AS ARCLKOTCPinkConsumer Goods
6Asya Katılım Bankası AS ASYABOTCFinancial Services
7Aygaz AS AYGAZ OTCUtilities
8Coca-Cola İçecek AS CCOLAOTCPinkFood & Beverage
9Dogan Sirketler Grubu Holding AS DOHOL OTCPinkDiversified
10Doğan Yayın Holding DYHOLOTCPinkMedia
11Enka İnşaat ve Sanayi AS ENKAIOTCConstruction
12Eregli Demir ve Celik Fabrikalari TAS EREGLOTCPinkSteel
13Ford Otomotiv Sanayi AS FROTOOTCPinkAutomotive
14Hurriyet Gazetecilik AS HURGZOTCMedia
15İhlas Holding AS IHLASOTCPinkDiversified
16Koç Holding AS KCHOLOTCPinkDiversified
17Koza Altin Isletmeleri AS KOZALOTCPinkMining
18Otokar Otomotiv ve Savunma Sanayi AS OTKAROTCAutomotive
19Pegasus Hava Tasimaciligi AS PGSUSOTCAirline
20Petkim Petrokimya Holding PETKMOTCChemicals
21Petrol Ofisi PTOFSOTCOil & Gas
22TAV Havalimanları Holding AS TAVHLOTCPinkInfrastructure
23Tekfen Holding AS TKFENOTCPinkDiversified
24The Central Europe, Russia and Turkey Fund, IncCEENYSEClosed-End Fund
25Trakya Cam Sanayii AS TRKCMOTCBasic Materials
26Türk Hava Yolları THYAOOTCPinkAirline
27Turk Telekomunikasyon AS TTKOMOTCTelecommunications
28Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS TKCNYSETelecommunications
29Turkish Investment Fund, Inc TKFNYSEClosed-End Fund
30Turkiye Garanti Bankasi AS GARANOTCQXFinancial Services
31Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS HALKBOTCPinkFinancial Services
32Turkiye Sinai Kalkinma Bankasi AS TSKBOTCFinancial Services
33Türkiye Vakıflar Bankası TAO VAKBNOTCPinkFinancial Services
34Ulker Biskuvi Sanayi AS ULKEROTCPinkFood & Beverage

The Borsa Istanbul (BIST)

The first Turkish stock market was established in the Ottoman Empire in 1866 under the name of “Dersaadet Securities Exchange.” Today’s Turkish stock exchange, the Borsa Istanbul (BIST), was created in 2013 to combine the Istanbul Stock Exchange (ISE), the Istanbul Gold Exchange and the Derivatives Exchange of Turkey under one umbrella.

Turkish Stocks and Investing ResourcesTurkey ADRs

Here are some useful and mostly English news resources for investing in Turkish ADRs or stocks or about Turkey in general:

Note: If you have a good blog or other useful resource for investing in Turkey or about Turkish stocks in general, please let us know as we would be happy to do a link exchange.

For additional resources for investing in Turkey ADRs or stocks, check out all of our Turkey tagged articles/links or subscribe to an RSS feed of Turkey tagged articles here.

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