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Date:23-Apr-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,613.21
Current Index 18,605.55
Change % -0.14
YTD (CY13) 10.06%
YTD (FY13) 34.81%
Volume (mn) 90.34
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.40
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.43
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 246.81

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 32,631.30
Current Index 32,542.11
Change % -0.01
YTD (CY13) 11.73%
YTD (FY13) 36.87%
Volume (mn) 31.84
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.57

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,169.83 0.43
HANGSENG 22,044.37 0.14
NIKKEI 225 13,568.37 1.89
FTSE 6,280.60 -0.10
DJIA 14,567.17 0.14
SSEC 2,194.12 -2.25
NASDAQ 3,233.55 0.86

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,099.17 0.01
KSE(Kuwait) 7,140.80 0.30
BSE 1,088.14 -0.01
MSM 6,129.46 -0.25
ADX 3,153.03 1.82
DFM 1,986.43 1.42
QSE 8,442.66 0.19

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.59
6 Months 9.61
12 Months 9.94

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.46
6 Months 9.48
12 Months 9.55

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.58
5-Y PIB 11.34
10-Y PIB 12.00
20-Y PIB 12.53
30-Y PIB 12.63
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Engro spoils the mood across the board

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.14% or 25.66 points to end at the 18,605.55 point level. Trade volumes shrunk to 134 million shares compared with Friday’s tally of 159 million shares. “Engro did early damage to investors’ mood, creating panic across the board. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Economy continues to underperform: World Bank

Pakistan faces significant economic, governance and security challenges to achieve durable development outcomes, besides unabated energy crisis, which continued to dampen the growth prospects, revealed World Bank report on Pakistan (April 2013). more... (BR)

9M: Textilers earn $9.6bn via exports

Textile exports from the country grew by 7.09 per cent during the first nine months of current fiscal year (2012-13) as against the same period of last year.The overall textile exports were recorded at US$9.63 billion during July-March (2012-13) against US$ 8.993 billion during July-March (2011-12), according to data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) here Thursday. more...(TFD)

WB approves $840mn for Tarbela extension

The World Bank has agreed to provide $840 million for the Tarbela Dam extension project after the Ministry of Water and Power accepted the WB condition to open a separate escrow account to avoid the curse of the circular debt, a senior official of the ministry told. more... (ET)

Pak's economy performed well in 2012, UN reports

Despite numerous challenges, the economy of Pakistan performed well in 2012 as compared to 2011, United Nations said in its latest survey report."There was improved performance in 2012 despite numerous challenges, including heavy rain and flooding in southern parts of the country, increases in fuel and commodity prices, the global slowdown and weak capital inflows," says UN Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2013. more... (TFD)

Agricultural credit disbursement surges by 17 percent

Agricultural credit disbursement by banks surged by 17 percent on year-on-year basis to Rs 231.04 billion in the first nine months (July-March) of the current fiscal year 2012-13 (FY13), says a press release. In absolute terms, disbursement of credit to the agriculture sector increased by over Rs 33.7 billion in July-March, FY 2013 when compared with the total disbursement of Rs 197.3 billion in the same period of the last fiscal year. more...(BR)

India’s exports to Pakistan rise to $1.64bn in Apr-Feb

India's exports to Pakistan has improved to $1.64 billion during April-February 2012-13. For the entire 2011-12 fiscal, the shipments to Pakistan had stood at $1.53 billion. more...(PT)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 22, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2810/-
10.2810/-
YTD Return
9.33%
POAIIF
53.1127/-
52.5816/-
YTD Return
7.44%
POAAAF
63.16/-
61.58/-
YTD Return
22.99%
POIAAF
61.12/-
59.59/-
YTD Return
13.35%
POAF
11.17/-
YTD Return
8.25%

 

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

  Mar-13 Feb-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 346.19 344.82 0.40
No of AMCs 24 25 -4.00
No of Funds 175 177 -1.13

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY12 3.70%
Per Capita Income $1,250
Reserves
(April 19, 2013)
$11.69bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-March13)
$(15.39)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12-March 13)
$(1.02)bn
Remittances
(July 12-March 13)
$10.35bn
Foreign Investment (July-March 13) $622.00mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(March-13)
6.57%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- March 13)
8.00%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 88.76
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,427.25
Cement (Rs./Bag) 459.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 87.90
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,712.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,363.98
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,700.00

 

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

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