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Date:09-May-2014
KSE-100 Index
 
Previous Index 28,330.03
Current Index 28,511.02
Change % 0.64
YTD (CY14)% 12.87
YTD (FY14)% 35.73
Volume (mn) 76.40
Capitilization (USDbn) 17.06
FIPI (USDmn)(Daily) 0.92
FIPI (USDmn) (YTD) 126.53

 

KSE-100 Index
Previous Index 45,186.74
Current Index 45,505.43
Change % 0.71
YTD (CY14)% 7.25
YTD (FY14)% 23.95
Volume (mn) 36.83
Capitilization (USDbn) 8.73

International Indicators
 
Close
%age
BSE-30 22,344.04 0.09
HANGSENG 21,837.12 0.42
NIKKEI 225 14,163.78 0.93
FTSE 6,839.25 0.63
DJIA 16,550.97 0.20
SSEC 2,027.35 0.05
NASDAQ 4,051.50 -0.40

 
Close
%age
TASI 9,787.03 0.43
KSE(Kuwait) 7,406.40 -0.17
BSE 1,471.07 0.11
MSM 6,825.27 0.66
ADX 5,047.39 0.41
DFM 5,302.09 0.01
QSE 12,961.40 0.52

KIBOR
 
%age
3 Months 10.16
6 Months 10.18
12 Months 10.46

T-Bills
%age
3 Months 9.92
6 Months 9.94
12 Months 9.99

Bonds
 
%age
3-Y PIB 11.91
5-Y PIB 12.40
10-Y PIB 12.85
20-Y PIB 13.10
30-Y PIB 13.21
Capital Market Overview

Market watch: Index bounces back as bulls gain strength

The index traded volatile amid low volumes before rallying towards the later part of the session, closing positive as investors gained confidence on reported institutional interest. The Karachi Stock Exchange’s (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.64% or 180.99 points to end at 28,511.02. more... (ET)

News Clippings

Islamic financing instruments: Dar optimistic about prospects

Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar on Thursday said that Pakistan's foreign exchange reserves position had improved significantly on account of increased inflows from multilateral and bilateral sources. more... (BR)

Forex reserves surge to $12bn

Pakistan’s foreign exchange reserves rose to $12.044 billion during the week ended May 2 as compared to $11.740 billion in the previous week, the central bank reported on Thursday. more... (N)

Adverse developments could peg back five percent growth projection

Finance Ministry has projected inflation at 11 percent and GDP growth at 2.8 per cent for the current fiscal year in its Medium Term Macro-economic Framework under debt management strategy (2013-14 to 2017-18). more... (BR)

Govt plans to cut debt-to-GDP ratio to 52pc

The government has planned to bring down the debt to gross domestic product (GDP) ratio to 52 percent till 2017-18 from the existing 60.9 percent, shows an official document on Thursday. more... (N)

Projects in Pakistan: ICBC committed to playing effective role, says Zheng

Industrial Commercial Bank of China Group (ICBC) Senior Executive Vice President Zheng Wanchun has said ICBC is committed to playing an effective role in the successful implementation of mega infrastructure projects in Pakistan, according to a statement released by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Thursday. more... (ET)

Relations with Denmark improving

The bilateral relationship between Pakistan and Denmark has expanded considerably over the last couple of years through increased development cooperation, humanitarian assistance, stabilisation efforts and trade, a statement said on Thursday. more... (N)

Pakistan considers Poland as gateway to Europe: Dastgir

Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan Thursday said Pakistan considered Poland as gateway to Central and Eastern Europe and was keen on developing strong trade relations with this country. more... (BR)

NAVs and Returns
as of May 08, 2014
Funds Offer Redemption
POGSF
10.5353/-
10.5353/-
YTD Return
6.62%
POAIIF
53.9502/-
53.4107/-
YTD Return
4.12%
POAAAF
54.75/-
53.38/-
YTD Return
4.93%
POIAAF
60.40/-
58.89/-
YTD Return
10.88%
POAF
11.12/-
YTD Return
7.02%

 

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
(May 02, 2014)
$12.04bn
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
(Apr-14)
9.18%
CPI Gen. - FY14
(Jul-Apr 14)
8.69%

Commodities
 
WTI (USD/bbl) 100.44
Gold Spot(USD/oz) 1,291.32
Cement (Rs./Bag) 518.94
Coal Spot(USD/ton) 75.75
Urea Fertilizer (Rs/bag) 1,830.08
DAP (Rs./bag) 1,888.87
KCA Cotton (Rs/mound) 6,400.00

 

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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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