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Date:02-Jan-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 16,905.33
Current Index 16,794.87
Change % -0.65%
YTD (CY12) 48.00%
YTD (FY13) 21.69%
Volume (mn) 120.00
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.36
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -0.13
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 152.38

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 29,125.55
Current Index 28,970.87
Change % -0.53%
YTD (CY12) 43.86%
YTD (FY13) 21.85%
Volume (mn) 29.77
Capitilization (USDbn) 5.96

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,246.71 -1.02
HANGSENG 22,656.92 -0.04
NIKKEI 225 10,395.18 0.70
FTSE 5,897.80 -0.47
DJIA 13,104.14 1.28
SSEC 2,269.13 1.61
NASDAQ 3,019.51 2.00

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,860.01 0.86
KSE(Kuwait) 5,934.28 -0.22
BSE 1,065.61 -0.79
MSM 5,763.77 0.05
ADX 2,630.86 0.15
DFM 1,622.53 -0.40
QSE 8,358.94 0.71

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.31
6 Months 9.38
12 Months 9.75

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.10
6 Months 9.15
12 Months 9.30

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.39
5-Y PIB 11.01
10-Y PIB 11.48
20-Y PIB 12.11
30-Y PIB 12.21
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: New Year festivities short-lived at KSE

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index lost 0.65% or 110.46 points to end at the 16,794.87 points level. Trade volumes plummeted to 120 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 178 million shares. The value of shares traded during the day was Rs2.14 billion. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Rising double differential: Inflation bounces back up, but still in single digits

The rate of inflation in Pakistan rose in the month of December 2012, though it remained within single digits as the benchmark consumer price index clocked in an increase of 7.9% compared to the same period the previous year, according to data released on Tuesday by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics. more... (ET)

Rs 101.4bn released under PSDP 2012-13 so far

Planning Commission of Pakistan has so far released Rs 101.4 billion under its Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) against the total allocation of Rs 233 billion for the fiscal year 2012-13. more... (DT)

SBP cuts refinance rate, service charges

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has reduced the refinance rate and service charges on its various financing schemes with the exception of financing for over five years and up to 10 years. In a circular issued on Tuesday, the SBP said the rate of refinance under the Export Finance Scheme (EFS) has been reduced by 0.2% to 8.30% per annum. Exporters will now get financing from banks at 9.30%. more... (ET)

Single point mooring: Byco to accommodate large vessels

Byco’s single point mooring (SPM), Pakistan’s first such facility which has been set up on the coast of the Arabian Sea some 14km from the company’s Mouza Kund site, has been commissioned.According to a press release, this facility, with a draft of 25 metres, can accommodate larger size vessels carrying over 100,000 tons of crude and petroleum products. more... (ET)

Govt revises down NSS rates

The government has revised down the interest rates on the National Savings Schemes (NSS) on investments with effect from January 1, 2013, according to a statement.According to the announcement made by the Central Directorate of National Savings (CDNS), in response to considerable slash in the discount rate by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the government has revised down the profit rates on National Savings Schemes for the investment made on or after January 1, 2013. more... (TN)

NBP signs Home Remittances Agreement with Placid Express-Malaysia for Launch of NBP Foree Cash and NBP Foree Transfer services

In line with its objective to facilitate overseas Pakistanis across the globe, NBP has launched its Home Remittances Services in collaboration with Placid Express from Malaysia. more... (TN)

NAVs and Returns
as of Jan 01, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
N/A
N/A
YTD Return
N/A
POAIIF
N/A
N/A
YTD Return
N/A
POAAAF
58.05/-
56.60/-
YTD Return
13.04%
POIAAF
57.48/-
56.04/-
YTD Return
6.60%
POAF
N/A
YTD Return
N/A

 

Funds Rating
AMC
AM3
POAIIF
AA-(f)
POAF
A+ (f)
POAAAF
2 Star
POIAAF
4 Star
POGSF
AA(f)

  Nov-12 Oct-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 443.35 406.52 9.06
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 177 175 1.14

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,372
Reserves
(December 21, 2012)
$13.38bn
Trade Deficit
(July-November 12)
$(8.16)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-November 12)
$(365)mn
Remittances
(Jul-November 12)
$5.98bn
Foreign Investment (July-September 12) $183.5mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(November-12)
6.93%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- November 12)
8.40%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 92.45
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,677.13
Cement (Rs./Bag) 455.25
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 90.65
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,689.58
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,520.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,000.00

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