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Date:15-Apr-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 29,249.44
Current Index 29,094.12
Change % -0.53
YTD (CY14)% 15.17
YTD (FY14)% 38.51
Volume (mn) 202.04
Capitilization (USDbn) 17.45
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -1.25
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 84.58

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 47,226.00
Current Index 47,046.31
Change % -0.38
YTD (CY14)% 10.88
YTD (FY14)% 28.14
Volume (mn) 95.32
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.87

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 22,628.96 -0.38
HANGSENG 23,038.80 0.15
NIKKEI 225 13,910.16 -0.36
FTSE 6,583.76 0.34
DJIA 16,173.24 0.91
SSEC 2,131.54 0.05
NASDAQ 4,022.69 0.57

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,445.69 0.22
KSE(Kuwait) 7,495.00 -0.86
BSE 1,379.12 -0.09
MSM 6,820.24 -0.01
ADX 5,134.22 -0.56
DFM 4,763.02 0.08
QSE 12,144.19 -0.66

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.18
6 Months 10.18
12 Months 10.46

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.98
6 Months 9.98
12 Months 10.00

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 12.01
5-Y PIB 12.50
10-Y PIB 12.81
20-Y PIB 13.11
30-Y PIB 13.21
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index witnesses a dull day

Amid lackluster interest, the index started the week in the red. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index declined 0.53% or 155.3 points to end at 29,094.12.more... (ET)

News Clippings

Prime Minister makes a pitch for investment in energy sector: Pakistan, South Korea hold talks

Pakistan on Monday called for preparing a Country Partnership Strategy with the Republic of Korea for the next three years, mainly in fields of trade and investment. more... (BR)

Rating agencies hail Eurobond launch

Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar held separate meetings with the representatives of Standard & Poor's and Moody's here in Washington DC on Monday. The representatives of the rating agencies appreciated the launch of Pakistan Sovereign Bonds in the international market. more... (BR)

Deadline: Govt still hoping to get over $1.3b from spectrum auction

Despite no new entry in the country’s telecom sector, the government’s hopes of getting over $1.3 billion from the auction of next generation spectrums still remain alive as four existing players will compete for three licences of 3G in bidding on April 23. more... (ET)

Islamabad-Riyadh parleys: Long-term oil credit facility high on Saudi talks agenda

Pakistan is going to seek a long-term credit facility for oil purchase from Saudi Arabia during two-day talks in Riyadh starting on Tuesday, a move that will help save and ease pressure on the country’s foreign currency reserves. more... (ET)

Bosnian envoy for increased trade ties

Ambassador of Bosnia to Pakistan, Nedim Makarevic has urged the Pakistani businessmen to visit his country to explore available opportunities, as the existing volume of two-way trade is far below their respective potential. more... (N)

Toyota registers 16% sales increase in March

Toyota regained attention from the potential car lovers by registering 15.6 percent increase in sales during March 2014 while consolidated its market share ahead of launching new model of Corolla likely roll out in July 2014. more... (DT)

Gloomy: Pakistan unable to bring down total debt, says report

Like its predecessor, the PML-N government will also not be in a position to bring down the country’s total debt within the limits prescribed under an act of parliament, for at least two more years, according to latest figures released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 14, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.4996/-
10.4996/-
YTD Return
6.73%
POAIIF
53.7759/-
53.2381/-
YTD Return
4.04%
POAAAF
55.46/-
54.07/-
YTD Return
6.29%
POIAAF
60.39/-
58.88/-
YTD Return
10.86%
POAF
11.05/-
YTD Return
6.73%

 

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

  Feb-14 Jan-13
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 404.36 394.60 2.72
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 193 193 0.00

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(April 04, 2014)
$9.71bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Mar 14)
$(13.93)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Feb 14)
$(2.02)bn
Remittances
(Jul-Mar 14)
$11.6bn
FDI (Jul-Feb 14) $606.3mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Mar-14)
8.53%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Mar 14)
8.65%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 103.27
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,320.98
Cement (Rs./Bag) 517.47
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 72.75
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,836.92
DAP (Rs./bag) 1,888.87
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,500.00

 

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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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