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Date:17-Apr-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 29,095.77
Current Index 29,458.15
Change % 1.25
YTD (CY14)% 16.61
YTD (FY14)% 40.24
Volume (mn) 279.02
Capitilization (USDbn) 17.67
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 4.65
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 87.84

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 46,795.04
Current Index 47,050.95
Change % 0.55
YTD (CY14)% 10.89
YTD (FY14)% 28.16
Volume (mn) 87.23
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.68

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 22,277.23 -0.92
HANGSENG 22,696.01 0.11
NIKKEI 225 14,417.68 3.01
FTSE 6,584.17 0.65
DJIA 16,424.85 1.00
SSEC 2,105.12 0.17
NASDAQ 4,086.23 1.29

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,504.33 -0.01
KSE(Kuwait) 7,515.54 0.02
BSE 1,380.03 0.29
MSM 6,827.10 0.05
ADX 5,131.62 0.90
DFM 4,728.38 0.90
QSE 12,453.86 1.07

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.18
6 Months 10.18
12 Months 10.45

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.96
6 Months 9.98
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.98
5-Y PIB 12.46
10-Y PIB 12.81
20-Y PIB 13.10
30-Y PIB 13.20
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Led by banking sector, index continues upward movement

Led by the financial stocks, the bourse rose to almost touch the 29,500-mark. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 1.2% or 362.38 points to end at 29,458.15. more... (ET)

News Clippings

$2 billion credited to SBP: Dar

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has maintained that US $2 billion on account of Eurobond have been credited to State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on April 16, 2014. He insisted that bonds were sold at a 'favourable' cost. more... (BR)

PKR appreciation helps reduce IMF loans: Senate informed

The Senate was informed on Wednesday that appreciation of the PKR against the US dollar helped reduce the debt obtained from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Rs 44.39 billion. more... (BR)

3G/4G spectrum: auction must be carried out without interruption: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the federal government that the process of 3G/4G spectrum auction should be carried out without any interruption. more... (BR)

FBR launches Rs25bn recovery drive

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has launched a recovery campaign against large taxpayers and finalised strategy to exercise all available options, including freezing of accounts and arrest of company officials, official sources said on Wednesday. more... (N)

Govt raises Rs273bn in T-bills

The government on Wednesday raised Rs273 billion through the sale of market treasury bills (T-bills) in the second auction of April-June quarter, the central bank reported. more... (N)

Under performance: Economic growth weakens to 3.2% in second quarter

As the country’s external financial woes have started easing following a $2-billion Eurobond issue, the domestic economic conditions still remain fragile with growth dropping to 3.2% in the second quarter of the current fiscal year, dashing hopes of an early recovery. more... (ET)

Business opportunities conference: 16 MoUs signed for exploring trade, investment potential

The three-day international conference ended on Wednesday with the signing of 16 memorandum of understandings (MoUs) among Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asian States on exploring and utilising the vast potential of investment and trade in the respective regions. more... (ET)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 16, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.5032/-
10.5032/-
YTD Return
6.73%
POAIIF
53.7902/-
53.2523/-
YTD Return
4.04%
POAAAF
55.90/-
54.50/-
YTD Return
7.14%
POIAAF
60.53/-
59.02/-
YTD Return
11.13%
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) 104.02
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,301.19
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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