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Date:25-Apr-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 18,647.29
Current Index 18,779.66
Change % 0.71
YTD (CY13) 11.09%
YTD (FY13) 36.07%
Volume (mn) 153.92
Capitilization (USDbn) 11.51
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 2.25
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 248.77

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 32,627.21
Current Index 32,715.69
Change % 0.27
YTD (CY13) 12.33%
YTD (FY13) 37.60%
Volume (mn) 33.00
Capitilization (USDbn) 6.61

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 19,179.36 0.05
HANGSENG 22,183.05 1.73
NIKKEI 225 13,843.46 2.32
FTSE 6,431.80 0.40
DJIA 14,676.30 -0.29
SSEC 2,218.32 -1.06
NASDAQ 3,269.65 0.01

 
Close
%age
TASI 7,127.68 0.05
KSE(Kuwait) 7,227.33 0.75
BSE 1,085.98 -0.01
MSM 6,179.50 0.60
ADX 3,254.07 2.07
DFM 2,052.91 1.57
QSE 8,656.22 1.42

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.57
6 Months 9.89
12 Months 9.92

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

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.66
5-Y PIB 11.20
10-Y PIB 11.91
20-Y PIB 12.52
30-Y PIB 12.62
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: KSE shows resilience despite strike

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index climbed 0.71% or 132.37 points to end at the 18,779.66 point level. Trade volumes rose to 220 million shares compared with Tuesday’s tally of 172 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

PPs' dues: power ministry seeks Rs 150 billion from MoF

Caretaker Minister for Water and Power, Dr Musadik Malik on Wednesday revealed that the ministry has sought Rs 150 billion from the Finance Ministry to clear outstanding dues of Independent Power Producers (IPPs) which are facing default in payment to lenders and investors. more... (BR)

Taxation of money kept in Swiss banks proposed

Pakistani tax authorities intends to collect information of bank accounts maintained by Pakistanis in various banks of Switzerland under Avoidance of Double Taxation Convention between Pakistan and Switzerland to recover billions of dollars and apply tax on money held aboard. more...(BR)

Price manipulation of shares of ANL

The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has filed a criminal complaint in the competent court of law against six companies and 17 individuals involved in manipulation of Azgard Nine Ltd (ANL) share price and volume through means which constitute acts, practices or omissions that operated as a fraud, deceit in terms of Section 17(e)(ii) to (v) of the Securities and Exchange Ordinance, 1969. more... (DT)

US companies keen to invest in Pak energy sector

US companies have shown interest in investing in energy sector of Pakistan considering the great potential in power, oil and gas sector.Chairman US-Pakistan Business Council (UPBC) Miles Young at Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) on Wednesday said US companies including GE, Shell and other companies were already initiated their projects in Pakistan. more... (DT)

US-Afghan-Pakistan talks make progress, more work to do: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry tried to get Afghanistan and Pakistan on the same page Wednesday, ending their mistrust so they could work together as Nato prepares for its Afghan withdrawal next year. After more than three hours of talks in Brussels, Kerry said he had made progress with Afghan President Hamid Karzai and Pakistan armed forces chief Ashfaq Kayani. more...(BR)

Gwadar Port to China in Pak best interest: PM

Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has directed the Establishment Division to widely publicize recruitment against vacancies available in the Federal Government on Balochistan quota so that maximum people can be accessed for transparent recruitment to these positions. more...(TFD)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 24, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2848/-
10.2848/-
YTD Return
9.31%
POAIIF
53.1307/-
52.5994/-
YTD Return
7.43%
POAAAF
63.50/-
61.91/-
YTD Return
23.65%
POIAAF
61.25/-
59.72/-
YTD Return
13.60%
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) 91.92
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,445.31
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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