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Date:08-Mar-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,000.45
Current Index 17,992.91
Change % -0.04%
YTD (CY13) 6.43%
YTD (FY13) 30.37%
Volume (mn) 184.60
Capitilization (USDbn) 10.50
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -1.23
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 206.23

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 31,304.18
Current Index 31,321.37
Change % 0.05%
YTD (CY13) 7.54%
YTD (FY13) 31.73%
Volume (mn) 113.28
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.45

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,413.54 0.84
HANGSENG 22,771.44 -0.03
NIKKEI 225 11,968.08 0.30
FTSE 6,439.20 0.18
DJIA 14,329.49 0.23
SSEC 2,324.29 -0.09
NASDAQ 3,232.09 0.30

 
Close
%age
TASI 6,999.53 0.67
KSE(Kuwait) 6,574.78 0.27
BSE 1,099.79 0.16
MSM 5,993.36 -0.10
ADX 2,970.63 -1.04
DFM 1,882.07 0.40
QSE 8,506.22 0.13

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.45
6 Months 9.53
12 Months 9.87

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.35
6 Months 9.44
12 Months 9.54

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.31
5-Y PIB 11.62
10-Y PIB 12.09
20-Y PIB 12.54
30-Y PIB 12.64
Capital Market Overview

KSE sheds 8 points as ADB suggests Pak needs IMF help

The Karachi stock market closed lower on Thursday as Asian Development Bank (ADB) revealed that Pakistan has reached a critical balance of payments situation and will need a $9 billion package from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100-share index shed 7.54 points or 0.04 percent to close at 17,992.91 points. more... (DT)

News Clippings

Domestic debt rose 15% to Rs 13.043tr in January 2013

Pakistan’s domestic debt increased by Rs 1.697 trillion or 14.9 percent to touch Rs 13.043 trillion in January 2013 as compared to last year’s figure of Rs 11.346 trillion, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) data showed on Thursday. more... (DT)

Forex reserves

The total liquid foreign exchange reserves held by the country stood at $12.804 billion on March 1 as compared to $13.185 billion last week, the central bank said on Thursday. more... (TN)

Industrialisation in Punjab continues at fast pace

Despite the worst energy crisis, industrialisation in Punjab continued at a fast pace during the last three years, adding over 300 large and medium size industries, mainly on the strength of excellent infrastructure made available to entrepreneurs at its industrial estates, experts said. more... (TN)

Pakistan’s rank improves on global tourism index

Pakistan has made a considerable movement in the Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index, stated the fifth travel and tourism competitiveness report released on Thursday by the World Economic Forum.The biennial report, published under the theme of ‘reducing barriers to economic growth and job creation’ highlighted the country’s improving performance on 14 indicators. more... (TN)

Agriculture given extra Rs 124 billion subsidy

The last meeting of the Federal Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Thursday has approved an additional subsidy of Rs 124 billion for agriculture in the current fiscal. Finance Minister Saleem Mandviwalla and Minister for Information Qamar Zaman Kaira told media persons at a news conference after the Cabinet meeting that a subsidy of Rs 16 billion had been approved on agriculture tube wells for farmers. more... (BR)

Government has no plan to seek IMF loan: Mandviwalla

Finance Min-ister Senator Saleem H Mandviwalla on Thursday said there was neither any programme to seek new loans from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) nor there was any proposal under consideration for that purpose. Talking to INP, the Finance Minister said if the Parliament gave its approval for Tax Amnesty Scheme, the government would not need to go to the IMF. more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 07, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1877/-
10.1877/-
YTD Return
9.70%
POAIIF
52.6876/-
52.1607/-
YTD Return
7.64%
POAAAF
62.45/-
60.89/-
YTD Return
21.53%
POIAAF
59.81/-
58.31/-
YTD Return
10.54%
POAF
11.08/-
YTD Return
8.65%

 

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

  Jan-13 Dec-12
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 342.95 334.82 2.43
No of AMCs 25 25 -
No of Funds 176 177 -0.56

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(March 01, 2013)
$12.80bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-January 13)
$(11.62)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12-January 13)
$62mn
Remittances
(July 12-January 13)
$8.20bn
Foreign Investment (July-January 13) $662.2mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(February-13)
7.38%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- February 13)
8.20%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 91.31
Gold Futures(USD/oz) 1,577.95
Cement (Rs./Bag) 457.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 91.05
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,704.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,365.85
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,350.00

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