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Date:16-Apr-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 29,094.12
Current Index 29,095.77
Change % 0.01
YTD (CY14)% 15.18
YTD (FY14)% 38.51
Volume (mn) 257.13
Capitilization (USDbn) 17.45
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) -1.38
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 83.19

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 47,046.31
Current Index 46,795.04
Change % -0.53
YTD (CY14)% 10.28
YTD (FY14)% 27.46
Volume (mn) 118.25
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.82

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 22,484.93 -0.64
HANGSENG 22,671.26 -1.60
NIKKEI 225 13,996.81 0.62
FTSE 6,541.61 -0.64
DJIA 16,262.56 0.55
SSEC 2,101.60 -1.40
NASDAQ 4,034.16 0.29

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,505.03 0.63
KSE(Kuwait) 7,513.84 0.25
BSE 1,375.99 -0.23
MSM 6,823.43 0.05
ADX 5,085.63 -0.95
DFM 4,686.29 -1.61
QSE 12,321.89 1.46

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.18
6 Months 10.19
12 Months 10.46

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.98
6 Months 9.98
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.98
5-Y PIB 12.48
10-Y PIB 12.80
20-Y PIB 13.11
30-Y PIB 13.21
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Volatile index settles in the black

Despite hints of possible improvement in the ratings outlook, the market showed volatility and settled barely in the black. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.006% or 1.64 points to end at 29,095.77. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Pakistan, China agree to establish energy platform

Pakistan and China on Tuesday agreed to establish a joint Economic Corridor Energy Information platform, for which China would extend $6 million. more... (BR)

Auction for 3G/4G: demand already greater than available spectrum: PTA chief

The non-participation of new international telecom entrants would have no negative impact on the 3G/4G spectrum auction as the demand is already greater than the available spectrum, said Dr Syed Ismail Shah, Chairman, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA). more... (BR)

Comprehensive FTA with South Korea proposed: Mamnoon

President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday urged the need for transforming the traditional close and cordial relationship between Pakistan and Republic of Korea into a substantive trade and economic partnership to the mutual benefit of the peoples of the two countries. more... (BR)

FDI rises by a modest 6.1 percent

With multinational companies showing confidence in Pakistan’s economy, foreign direct investment (FDI) rose by a modest 6.1 percent to $669.8 million in the first nine months of this fiscal year (July 13 to Mar 14), reported the data by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Tuesday. more... (N)

Prompt Taiwan visas urged for trade

A 20-member Taiwan business delegation, led by Chien-Nan Kuo, Muhammad Mujahid and Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), resolved to demand governments to issue prompt visas to businessmen for streamlining bilateral trade. more... (N)

Growing fast: Real estate startup lures $7m in investments

Rocket internet’s real estate startup Lamudi has received almost $7 million in new funding from investors including Tengelmann Ventures, the German investment company of international multi-sector retailer Tengelmann Group. more... (ET)

Dar takes tax officials to task over target

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Tuesday asked tax officials to gear up efforts for showing close to 30 per cent growth in revenue collection in the last quarter of this fiscal year to reach the downward revised revenue collection target. more... (D)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 15, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.5013/-
10.5013/-
YTD Return
6.72%
POAIIF
53.7831/-
53.2453/-
YTD Return
4.04%
POAAAF
55.73/-
54.34/-
YTD Return
6.82%
POIAAF
60.50/-
58.99/-
YTD Return
11.07%
POAF
11.05/-
YTD Return
6.74%

 

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-Mar 14) $669.8mn
CPI Gen. - YoY
(Mar-14)
8.53%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Mar 14)
8.65%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 103.80
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,298.59
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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