“There are no discussions taking place about an IPO between the exchange and its shareholder currently,” Rashid Ali al-Mansoori told reporters.
In 2013, Qatar Holding bought out NYSE Euronext’s 12 percent stake.
Dubai Financial Market DFM.DU is currently the only listed Gulf stock exchange. Its shares are listed in Dubai.
“We are waiting for a shareholder decision,” Mansoori said, adding that an IPO “is a strategic decision and there is no pressure”.
Mansoori also said his exchange planned to list a family-owned business in the retail sector this April, but he did not name the company.