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Date:21-Nov-2013
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 23,819.43
Current Index 23,800.97
Change % -0.08
YTD (CY13)% 40.79
YTD (FY14)% 13.31
Volume (mn) 191.21
Capitilization (USDbn) 13.47
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 4.66
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) -9.17

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 39,864.30
Current Index 39,962.35
Change % 0.25
YTD (CY13)% 37.21
YTD (FY14)% 8.85
Volume (mn) 102.57
Capitilization (USDbn) 7.34

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 20,635.13 -1.22
HANGSENG 23,700.86 0.18
NIKKEI 225 15,076.08 -0.33
FTSE 6,681.08 -0.25
DJIA 15,900.82 -0.41
SSEC 2,183.50 -0.45
NASDAQ 3,921.27 -0.26

 
Close
%age
TASI 8,337.32 -0.27
KSE(Kuwait) 7,876.51 0.10
BSE 1,193.17 -0.49
MSM 6,780.09 0.13
ADX 3,839.45 0.41
DFM 2,888.24 1.14
QSE 10,336.13 -0.01

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 9.74
6 Months 9.88
12 Months 10.30

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.41
6 Months 9.71
12 Months 9.93

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.81
5-Y PIB 12.41
10-Y PIB 12.87
20-Y PIB 13.28
30-Y PIB 13.45
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index peaks but falls at day end

The stock market witnessed a record high before losing points gained during the day to close a little below 24,000. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index fell 0.08% or 18.46 points to end at 23,800.97 points. more... (ET)

News Clippings

US to provide technical assistance to Pakistan for shale gas reserves

In a major development the US has agreed to extend the technical help for the exploration of shale gas reserves in Pakistan and to this effect a US company is all set to initiate a study for an exact assessment of oil and gas reserves. more... (N)

‘FBR has to achieve tax collection target of Rs2,475bn’

Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar has said that the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) will have to achieve its annual tax collection target of Rs2,475 billion in order to protect overall fiscal framework and avoid reduction in development spending. more... (N)

Current account gap widens to $1.3 billion in four months

The current account deficit for the first four months of the current fiscal year widened to $1.3 billion on account of dollar outflows for the retirement of external debts, statistics issued by the State Bank of Pakistan showed on Wednesday. more... (N)

One step closer: ADB selected transaction adviser on TAPI pipeline

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has been appointed transaction advisor to help attract a commercial consortium leaders to build, own and operate the planned 1,800 kilometre Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) natural gas pipeline. more... (ET)

US firms to take part in sell-off of SOEs: exclusive interview with Olson

United States Ambassador to Pakistan, Richard Olson on Wednesday said that major American companies had shown a keen interest in the project to import Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) and participate in the privatisation process of energy sector companies. more... (BR)

Power development: Saudi company to set up solar energy project

Advanced Electronics Company (AEC), a Saudi-based technology solutions provider, will set up a solar energy farms project in different parts of Sindh to help the province overcome the energy crisis. more... (ET)

Minister begins fresh round of eco diplomacy for GSP Plus

Minister of State for Commerce, Textile & Privatisation Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan left for Eastern Europe to begin a fresh round of economic diplomacy to ensure a favorable majority in the EU Parliament in anticipation of a plenary vote in Mid-December 2013 on grant of GSP Plus trade preferences to Pakistan for three years. more... (DT)

NAVs and Returns
as of November 20, 2013
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.2021
10.2021
YTD Return
6.03%
POAIIF
52.6332
52.1069
YTD Return
2.53%
POAAAF
54.11
52.76
YTD Return
3.72%
POIAAF
56.63
55.21
YTD Return
3.95%
POAF
10.74
YTD Return
6.54%

 

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

  Oct-13 Sep-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 361.08 359.72 0.36
No of AMCs 23 24 -4.17
No of Funds 190 191 -0.52

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(November 01, 2013)
$9.5bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Sep 13)
$(4.50)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Oct 13)
$(1.3)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Oct 13)
$5.28bn
Foreign Investment (Jul-Oct 13) $284mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Oct-13)
9.08%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Oct13)
8.03%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 93.64
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,248.10
Cement (Rs./Bag) 508.00
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 81.90
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,821.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 2,258.47
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,450.00

 

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

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