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Date:20-Jan-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 26,730.24
Current Index 26,913.85
Change % 0.69
YTD (CY14)% 6.54
YTD (FY14)% 28.13
Volume (mn) 235.86
Capitilization (USDbn) 15.48
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 5.29
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) -3.96

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 44,472.13
Current Index 44,546.32
Change % 0.14
YTD (CY14)% 4.99
YTD (FY14)% 21.33
Volume (mn) 99.71
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.25

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 21,063.62 -0.95
HANGSENG 23,133.35 0.64
NIKKEI 225 15,734.46 -0.08
FTSE 6,829.30 0.20
DJIA 16,458.56 0.25
SSEC 1,996.47 -0.79
NASDAQ 4,197.58 -0.50

 
Close
%age
TASI 8,739.73 -0.24
KSE(Kuwait) 7,699.06 0.44
BSE 1,268.77 0.02
MSM 7,139.12 -0.02
ADX 4,561.96 0.90
DFM 3,617.53 0.23
QSE 11,093.01 -0.12

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.08
6 Months 10.14
12 Months 10.44

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.91
6 Months 9.97
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.71
5-Y PIB 12.21
10-Y PIB 12.51
20-Y PIB 12.98
30-Y PIB 13.11
Capital Market Overview

Weekly review: KSE-100 rises 1.6% to close just shy of 27,000 points

The stock market continued on its record-breaking run and hit a new all-time high as the benchmark KSE-100 index gained 425 points (1.6%) to close just shy of the 27,000 barrier during the week ended January 17 . more... (ET)

News Clippings

SBP discount rate unchanged at 10 percent

State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has decided to keep the policy rate unchanged at 10 percent, Geo News reported. It was announced by SBP Governor, Yaseen Anwar, while unveiling the Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) at a press conference here on Friday afternoon. more... (N)

Country becomes eligible for next EFF tranche: NIR target modified downward

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) modified the time bound target of Net International Reserves (NIR) downward by $2 billion for the second quarter (end-December 2013), thereby enabling Pakistan to become eligible for the disbursement of the next tranche under Extended Fund Facility (EFF). more... (BR)

Dar wants clearing process for CSF payments fast tracked

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar expressed the hope on Saturday that the US would fast track the process of clearing outstanding Coalition Support Fund payments, Radio Pakistan reported. more... (ET)

Pakistan can become world's 18th largest economy by 2050: expert

Pakistan has the potential to become the 18th largest economy of world by 2050, leaving behind many strong economies, according to Jim O'Neill, a British economist. more... (N)

Helping hand: Greece and Pakistan need to work closely, says envoy

After China, Denmark and Germany, Greece Ambassador to Pakistan Petros Mavroidis has said that the two countries need to improve their commercial and economic relations and promote bilateral trade by taking advantage of new business opportunities. more... (ET)

All-weather friends: Pak-China trade increased to $12 billion, says Weidong

Over 50,000 people from Pakistan were issued visas for China in 2013, marking a 20% increase from last year. These findings were shared by the Ambassador of China Sun Weidong at the launch of the think-tank Pakistan-China Institute’s (PCI) Annual Report 2013 here on Friday. more... (ET)

FY14: FDI inflows drop sharply by 27% in first-half

Pakistan received $416.1 million in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first half of fiscal year 2013-14, 26.8% lower than the amount received in the corresponding six months of the preceding year. more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of January 17, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.3117/-
10.3117/-
YTD Return
6.26%
POAIIF
53.0674/-
52.5367/-
YTD Return
3.31%
POAAAF
57.53/-
56.09/-
YTD Return
10.26%
POIAAF
59.84/-
58.34/-
YTD Return
9.85%
POAF
10.90/-
YTD Return
7.34%

 

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

  Dec-13 Nov-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 388.26 375.76 3.33
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 193 191 1.05

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(January 10, 2014)
$8.32bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Dec 13)
$(9.03)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Nov13)
$(1.88)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Nov 13)
$6.41bn
Foreign Investment (Jul-Nov 13) $399mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Nov-13)
10.90%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Nov 13)
8.84%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 93.64
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,255.57
Cement (Rs./Bag) 514.88
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 84.25
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,856.15
DAP (Rs./bag) 1888.87
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 7000.00

 

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

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