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The KSE Market or Price Index declined 0.46% Thursday, finishing at 6,944. Banks in particular pulled the market down. Gulf Bank of Kuwait weakened 1.78% to finish at KD.550 on profit booking. Gulf Bank of Kuwait was one of the best performing financial shares in the GCC in 2010.