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Date:21-Apr-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 29,350.34
Current Index 29,069.93
Change % -0.96
YTD (CY14)% 15.08
YTD (FY14)% 38.39
Volume (mn) 186.89
Capitilization (USDbn) 17.43
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.68
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 93.34

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 46,701.96
Current Index 46,407.18
Change % -0.63
YTD (CY14)% 9.37
YTD (FY14)% 26.40
Volume (mn) 79.94
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.53

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 22,628.84 1.58
HANGSENG 22,760.24 0.28
NIKKEI 225 14,516.27 0.68
FTSE 6,625.25 0.62
DJIA 16,408.54 -0.10
SSEC 2,097.75 -0.05
NASDAQ 4,095.52 0.23

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,636.17 1.11
KSE(Kuwait) 7,435.88 -0.20
BSE 1,385.86 -0.23
MSM 6,840.73 -0.05
ADX 5,139.75 -0.33
DFM 4,843.35 1.70
QSE 12,578.58 0.22

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.16
6 Months 10.17
12 Months 10.45

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.97
6 Months 9.98
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.97
5-Y PIB 12.45
10-Y PIB 12.80
20-Y PIB 13.10
30-Y PIB 13.20
Capital Market Overview

Weekly review: Market takes a breather as KSE-100 declines 179 points

The stock market finally took a breather after three week of solid gains as the benchmark KSE-100 index fell 179 points (0.6%) to close at 29,069 during the week ended April 18. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Privatisation of SOEs: government seeks to raise Rs 200 billion-250 billion by September: Dar

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Saturday said the government target is to mobilise Rs 200 billion to Rs 250 billion through privatisation of State Owned Enterprises (SOEs) by September 2014. more... (BR)

Prime Minister to inaugurate two power plants at Guddu today

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate two 243 MW power plants in Guddu on Monday (today), a private TV channel reported. Quoting the Prime Minister House spokesman, the channel said that upon commissioning of a third plant in May this year, the project will be generating a total of 747MW of electricity. more... (BR)

Power plant investors: Get licence in 10 days, states NEPRA

National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) Chairman Khawaja Muhammad Naeem has categorically stated that all the private investors that intend to initiate private power plants will be granted licence and tariff-line within 10 days. more... (ET)

Flying business: USTDA team to visit Pakistan

Officials of the United States Trade Development Agency (USTDA) will visit Pakistan soon for potential cooperation in the field of aviation and business. more... (ET)

Pakistan plans huge desert solar park to fight energy crisis

For years Pakistanis have sweated and cursed through summer power cuts, but now the government plans to harness the sun’s ferocious heat to help tackle the country’s chronic energy crisis. more... (ET)

IMF not satisfied with bill on ‘SBP autonomy’

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is said to have reservations over a government bill seeking greater autonomy for the State Bank. more... (D)

Ecnec okays Rs62bn projects

The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (Ecnec) on Friday approved Rs62 billion worth development projects. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar chaired the meeting which approved a project worth Rs4.282bn for establishment and operation of basic education community schools across the country. more... (D)

NAVs and Returns
as of April 18, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.5049/-
10.5049/-
YTD Return
6.70%
POAIIF
53.8060/-
53.2679/-
YTD Return
4.05%
POAAAF
55.95/-
54.55/-
YTD Return
7.23%
POIAAF
60.42/-
58.91/-
YTD Return
10.92%
POAF
11.06/-
YTD Return
6.78%

 

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

  Mar-14 Feb-14
MoM (%)
AUM's (PKR bn) 423.74 404.35 4.80
No of AMCs 23 23 0.00
No of Funds 198 197 0.51

Economic Highlights
 
GDP Growth FY13 3.60%
Per Capita Income $1,380
Reserves
(April 11, 2014)
$9.84bn
Trade Deficit
(Jul-Mar 14)
$(13.93)bn
Curr. A/C
(Jul-Mar 14)
$(2.17)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) 104.08
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,286.49
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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