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Date: 05-Oct-2012
KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 15,648.29
Current Index 15,788.96
Change % 0.49%
YTD (CY12) 39.14%
YTD (FY13) 14.40%
Volume (mn) 94.67
Capitilization (USDbn) 40.51
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 6.53
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 68.81

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 28,087.30
Current Index 28,366.57
Change % 0.37%
YTD (CY12) 40.86%
YTD (FY13) 19.31%
Volume (mn) 40.37
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.93

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,024.63 0.85
HANGSENG 20,945.00 0.52
NIKKEI 225 8,830.00 0.89
FTSE 5,817.50 0.14
DJIA 13,507.00 0.18
SSEC 2,086.17 1.45
NASDAQ 3,149.46 0.49

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,887.29 -0.13
KSE(Kuwait) 5,995.28 0.25
BSE 1,077.74 0.08
MSM 5,646.36 0.52
ADX 2,649.94 -0.13
DFM 1,627.35 0.25
QSE 8,478.35 -0.30

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.81
6 Months 9.80
12 Months 10.12

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.39
6 Months 9.45
12 Months 9.49

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.17
5-Y PIB 10.74
10-Y PIB 11.26
20-Y PIB 11.83
30-Y PIB 11.98
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Bourse continues march on to higher levels

Building on momentum, the Karachi bourse continued its rally towards a greater historic high, as investors wait with bated breath for a cut in the central bank’s benchmark policy rate.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.49% or 76.75 points to end at the 15,788.96 points level. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Business centre to connect Pakistan, China

China’s Qinghai province has announced plans to establish a Business Development Centre in Lahore, as an effort to take trade relations to new heights by aggressively exploring opportunities for joint ventures in various sectors. more... (ET)

IMF warns of deteriorating Pakistan economy

The International Monetary Fund said Thursday that Pakistan’s economic situation was worsening and faces a return to double-digit inflation as the government prints money to finance its deficit. more... (ET)

Reserves improve; dollar gains

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves improved, but dollar jumped to a record high against rupee on Thursday.According to State Bank figures, foreign exchange reserves increased by $59 million to $14.9 billion, giving a positive signal to the market. more... (D)

Analysts see 100bps cut in policy rate

A majority of analysts expect the State Bank of Pakistan to cut interest rates by 100 basis points to 9.5 per cent, the second cut in 2012-13 fiscal year, when it meets on Friday to unveil its monetary policy. more... (D)

Expo 2012 opens: Global crisis having impact on economy: Makhdoom

Minister for Commerce Makhdoom Amin Fahim said here on Thursday that global economic conditions are also having their adverse impact on country’s trade and industry.Speaking to media after inaugurating the seventh Expo Pakistan-2012, the |minister said such events give an opportunity to foreign buyers to have a direct contact with manufacturers and sellers and also help in building country’s soft image. more... (D)


Pakistan drafts new rules for issuing sukuk

Pakistan's regulator has issued new draft rules for the issuance of sukuk or Islamic bonds, as part of a range of initiatives to boost the Islamic banking sector in the country. Under the rules, released on Thursday, sukuk will have to be structured to comply with standards of the Bahrain-based Accounting and Auditing Organisation for Islamic Finance Institutions, as well as those set by the local regulator. more... (BR)

 

NAVs and Returns
as of Oct 04, 2012
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.4565/-
10.4565/-
YTD Return
15.87%
POAIIF
53.1562/-
52.6246/-
YTD Return
9.15%
POAAAF
54.51/-
53.15/-
YTD Return
6.15%
POIAAF
56.82/-
55.40/-
YTD Return
5.38%
POAF
11.74/-
YTD Return
11.06%

Funds Rating
AMC
AM3
POAIIF
AA-(f)
POAF
A+ (f)
POAAAF
3 Star
POIAAF
5 Star

  Aug-12 Jul-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 419.47 378.64 10.78
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 175 177 -1.13

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(October 04, 2012)
$14.90bn
Trade Deficit
(July-August 12)
$(3.37)bn
Curr. A/C
(August 12)
$1.2bn
Remittances
(Jul-Aug 12)
$2.46bn
Foreign Investment (July11-June12) $741.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(September-12)
8.79%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- September 12)
9.05%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 91.61
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,775.10
Cement (Rs./Bag) 437.86
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 84.25
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,691.82
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,642.29
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,200.00

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(BR) Business Recorder, (D) Dawn, (N) The News, (DT) Daily Times, (FD) The Financial Daily, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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