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Date:30-Jan-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 17,004.99
Current Index 17,172.04
Change % 0.98%
YTD (CY13) 1.58%
YTD (FY13) 24.42%
Volume (mn) 113.69
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.52
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 3.47
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 166.38

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 29,367.36
Current Index 29,622.70
Change % 0.87%
YTD (CY13) 1.71%
YTD (FY13) 24.59%
Volume (mn) 41.82
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.14

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,990.90 -0.56
HANGSENG 23,655.17 -0.07
NIKKEI 225 10,866.72 0.39
FTSE 6,339.20 0.71
DJIA 13,952.42 0.51
SSEC 2,358.98 0.53
NASDAQ 3,153.66 -0.02

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,027.81 0.09
KSE(Kuwait) 6,247.68 0.40
BSE 1,085.61 0.58
MSM 5,836.40 0.38
ADX 2,839.04 1.15
DFM 1,853.17 1.75
QSE 8,689.69 0.28

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.27
6 Months 9.35
12 Months 9.69

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.03
6 Months 9.12
12 Months 9.20

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.37
5-Y PIB 10.99
10-Y PIB 11.62
20-Y PIB 12.16
30-Y PIB 12.25
Capital Market Overview

KSE scales new highs as index gains 167 points

The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100-share index gained 167.05 points or 0.98 percent to close at 17,172.04 points as compared to 17,004.99 points of the previous session.The market closed at a new high amid renewed buying interest in anticipation of healthy December results announcements. more... (DT)

News Clippings

ECC approves gas load management plan

Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Tuesday while approving gas load management plan decided to accord first priority to domestic and commercial consumers, power and general industries sectors to be second and third priority and cement sector will be on fourth and CNG sectors will be on fifth priority. more... (DT)

Abu Dhabi Group expands its investment in Pakistan

The Abu Dhabi Group, a large business conglomerate in the Middle East and a major investor in Pakistan, has announced that it has acquired SingTel’s shares in Warid Telecom. With 100 percent ownership in Warid Telecom, Abu Dhabi Group has further reinforced its commitment to the company. more... (DT)

Pakistan’s exports to India increase 66% in Apr-Dec 2012

Pakistan’s export to India has increased by 66 percent in April-December 2012 compared to the import from India, which grew only 16 percent in the same period.Pakistan’s exports to India in the nine months of 2012 stood at $460 million, which is much more than $277 million during April-December 2011. more... (DT)

Govt’s budgeting:system shows improvement

Pakistan’s rank in Open Budget Index has increased from 38 in 2008 and 2010 to 58 in 2012. Out of the hundred countries surveyed by International Budget Partnership, an independent budget transparency survey organisation, Pakistan has scored 58, which reflects significant improvement and demonstrates the government’s commitment to achieve budget comprehensiveness and transparency. more... (DT)

Trade policy: Cabinet set to okay framework

The federal Cabinet is set to approve three-year Strategic Trade Policy Framework (STPF) 2012-15 on Wednesday (today), envisaging exports worth $95 billion, establishment of an Exim Bank with Rs 26.108 billion to be released for the initiative against an initial demand of Rs 60 billion by the Commerce Ministry. more... (BR)

Investment Policy 2013: minimum foreign equity condition to go

The Board of Investment (BoI) will give presentation on Investment Policy 2013 to Prime Minister on February 6, 2013. The policy will exclude the condition of minimum foreign equity in services, social and agriculture sectors, besides allowing foreign investors to access domestic borrowing. Talking to Business Recorder, State Minister for Finance, Saleem Mandviwalla said, "It will be approved by BOI Board and then the Cabinet." more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of Jan29, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3622/-
10.3622/-
YTD Return
10.62%
POAIIF
53.4210/-
52.8868/-
YTD Return
7.86%
POAAAF
59.19/-
57.71/-
YTD Return
15.26%
POIAAF
57.92/-
56.47/-
YTD Return
7.42%
POAF
11.01/-
YTD Return
9.05%

 

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

  Dec-12 Nov-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 334.82 443.35 (24.47)
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 177 177 -

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(January 11, 2013)
$13.78bn
Trade Deficit
(July-December 12)
$(9.87)bn
Curr. A/C
(July-December 12)
$250mn
Remittances
(Jul-December 12)
$7.12bn
Foreign Investment (July-December 12) $562.8mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(December-12)
7.93%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- December 12)
8.32%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 97.52
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,667.25
Cement (Rs./Bag) 458.88
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 91.70
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,722.92
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,520.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 5,900.00

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