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Date:20-Mar-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 27,246.97
Current Index 27,258.68
Change % 0.04
YTD (CY14)% 7.91
YTD (FY14)% 29.77
Volume (mn) 179.32
Capitilization (USDbn) 16.35
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -2.92
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 18.64

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 45,654.81
Current Index 45,475.96
Change % -0.39
YTD (CY14)% 7.18
YTD (FY14)% 23.87
Volume (mn) 55.74
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.48

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 21,832.86 0.01
HANGSENG 21,568.89 -0.07
NIKKEI 225 14,462.52 0.36
FTSE 6,573.13 -0.49
DJIA 16,222.17 -0.70
SSEC 2,021.73 -0.17
NASDAQ 4,307.60 -0.59

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,318.63 -0.14
KSE(Kuwait) 7,535.89 1.05
BSE 1,371.64 -0.16
MSM 6,999.68 -0.26
ADX 4,836.43 -0.24
DFM 4,255.57 0.50
QSE 11,388.14 -0.27

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.07
6 Months 10.10
12 Months 10.42

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.96
6 Months 9.97
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.66
5-Y PIB 12.20
10-Y PIB 12.70
20-Y PIB 13.01
30-Y PIB 13.12
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Led by banks and fertiliser, index closes positive

Led by banks and fertiliser companies, the stock market witnessed a positive close for the second successive day. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.04% or 11.71 points to end at 27,258.6. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Trade, economic ties Pakistan, Bahrain sign deals

Pakistan and Bahrain on Wednesday signed agreements and Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) for co-operation at governments and business levels to enhance bilateral trade and economic relations between the two countries. more... (ET)

Wapda to add 8,820MW to production

The Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) has approached the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) for adding 8,820MW in its existing capacity through Diamer-Bhasha Dam project and Dasu hydropower project. more... (N)

Trade ties: Indonesia eager to enhance bilateral trade, says envoy

The Ambassador of Republic of Indonesia M Burhan Muhammad has said that Pakistan is an investment-friendly country and has a huge market, and his country is eager to enhance bilateral trade relations. more... (ET)

Auction for 3G/4G licences: Turk Cell, STC seen joining the race

The chances of new international telecom operators in the auction for 3G/4G spectrum are going high after Turk Cell, Saudi Telecom Company (STC) have also arrived to study its business case and to assess market condition. more... (BR)

Looking for the green light: Japanese investment awaiting approval of second IMF review

Pakistan is not the only country that eagerly awaits the approval of the second review of the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Extended Fund Facility (EFF), due by its executive board till the end of March. more... (ET)

Pakistan all set to import electricity from India

As the World Bank (WB) has offered to finance the feasibility study and transmission line to import 1,200 megawatts (MW) of power from India, Pakistan has sent the draft of the initial power trade deal to its eastern neighbour despite opposition from various quarters. more... (ET)

Transfer of 101 properties to Etisalat likely by month-end

Pakistan would transfer 101 properties out of 131 in favour of Etisalat by the end of current month (March), a move that might pave the way in materialising substantial amount out of outstanding $800 million. more... (TN)

NAVs and Returns
as of March 19, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.4488/-
10.4488/-
YTD Return
6.69%
POAIIF
53.5845/-
53.0487/-
YTD Return
3.93%
POAAAF
55.48/-
54.09/-
YTD Return
6.33%
POIAAF
60.31/-
58.80/-
YTD Return
10.71%
POAF
11.05/-
YTD Return
7.45%

 

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

  Jan-14 Dec-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 394.60 388.26 1.63
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 192 193 -0.52

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(March 07, 2014)
$9.37bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Feb 14)
$(12.54)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Feb 14)
$(2.02)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Feb 14)
$10.2bn
FDI (Jul-Feb 14) $606.3mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Feb-14)
7.93%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Feb 14)
8.65%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 100.65
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,332.32
Cement (Rs./Bag) 518.29
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 73.10
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,840.00
DAP (Rs./bag) 1,888.87
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, (TN) The Nation, (KSE) Karachi Stock Exchange

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