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Date:21-Aug-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 23,600.23
Current Index 23,487.23
Change % -0.48
YTD (CY13)% 38.93
YTD (FY14)% 11.81
Volume (mn) 146.47
Capitilization (USDbn) 13.65
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 2.15
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) -87.48

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 40,725.49
Current Index 40,550.88
Change % -0.43
YTD (CY13)% 39.23
YTD (FY14)% 10.45
Volume (mn) 42.46
Capitilization (USDbn) 7.70

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 18,246.04 -0.34
HANGSENG 21,970.29 -2.20
NIKKEI 225 13,396.38 -2.63
FTSE 6,453.46 -0.19
DJIA 15,002.99 -0.05
SSEC 2,072.59 -0.62
NASDAQ 3,613.59 0.68

 
Close
%age
TASI 8,179.90 -0.28
KSE(Kuwait) 8,122.61 -0.12
BSE 1,201.86 -0.07
MSM 6,924.08 0.36
ADX 3,900.85 0.06
DFM 2,664.38 -0.06
QSE 10,044.13 0.06

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.03
6 Months 9.11
12 Months 9.54

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 8.67
6 Months 9.19
12 Months 9.69

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 10.98
5-Y PIB 11.51
10-Y PIB 12.01
20-Y PIB 12.58
30-Y PIB 12.75
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Bourse stays volatile as cement sector shatters confidence

The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index shed 0.48% or 113 points to end at 23,487.23 point level. Trade volumes rose to 183 million shares compared with Monday’s tally of 156 million shares. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Pakistani trade deficit falls 1.35% in July

Pakistan's trade deficit fell 1.35 percent in July, the first month of fiscal year 2013-14, the Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. The trade deficit fell to $1.719 billion in July from $1.743 billion the previous month. more... (DT)

ADB all set to support Diamer-Bhasha Dam

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is on board and supportive of the construction of Diamer Bhasha Dam. "We have now moved ahead and working to find a way to structure it and we are already looking at various models in this regard," said Asian Development Bank (ADB) Operations-1 Vice President Xiaoyu Zhao when he met Finance Minister Ishaq Dar. more... (DT)

All formalities for IMF’s $6.6bn loan fulfilled: Dar

Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar is confident of approval of International Monetary Fund's (IMF) fresh loan programme worth $6.6 billion by early September 2013 and said that all prior actions agreed with IMF have been completed well within the agreed timeframe. more... (DT)

Rs 2.5 billion subsidy to be given on urea import

The federal government will pay approximately Rs 2.5 billion subsidy on the import of 0.3 million tons of urea to facilitate farmers. Sources told Business Recorder on Tuesday. more...(BR)

Remittances from Middle East register exponential growth

According to recent data released by the State Bank of Pakistan in July, Pakistan has received a record sum of $13.920 billion in 2013, registering a growth of $800 million. Of the total remittances received by Pakistan, the Middle East region has a share of 60 percent. more...(TN)

Chinese assistance sought for coal gasification

The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government, in its efforts to give a push to the coal gasification project initiated by scientist Samar Mubarakmand, is seeking Chinese help for developing a large underground gasification facility in Thar coal fields. more...(ET)

Trade to be raised to $2 billion: Pakistan, Thailand sign MoUs, agreement

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the economic and trade relations with Thailand are priority of the present government to increase bilateral trade to $2 billion in the next five years from current $1 billion. more...(BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of August 20, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.1709/-
10.1709/-
YTD Return
4.57%
POAIIF
51.9793/-
51.4595/-
YTD Return
-1.32%
POAAAF
56.78/-
55.36/-
YTD Return
8.83%
POIAAF
58.43/-
56.97/-
YTD Return
7.27%
POAF
11.29/-
YTD Return
2.20%

 

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

  Jul-13 Jun-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 380.41 360.18 5.62
No of AMCs 24 24 0.00
No of Funds 182 180 1.11

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(August 07, 2013)
$10.33bn
Trade Deficit
(July 12-June13)
$(20.5)bn
Curr. A/C
(July 12-June13)
$(2.29)bn
Remittances
(July 13)
$1.40bn
Foreign Investment (July-June 13) $1.57bn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(July-13)
8.26%
CPI Gen. - FY13
(July 12- June13)
7.40%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 104.84
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,369.80
Cement (Rs./Bag) 504.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 76.10
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,812.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,359.66
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,550.00

 

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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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