Number of individual accounts on Kazakh stock exchange increases

Business Materials 12 March 2018 11:57 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, March 12

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

In February 2018, the number of accounts of individuals involved in transactions with shares on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) has increased by 7.7 percent compared to the previous month.

The percentage of individuals in the gross turnover of shares in monetary terms decreased from 58.5 percent to 49.9 percent in January 2018.

As of the end of February, there were 109,937 personal accounts opened by individuals at the Central Securities Depository (hereinafter – CSD), which is 326 accounts more than at the end of the previous month.

Total gross turnover of trade in shares on KASE in February made up 30.6 billion tenge, the trade volume amounted to 15.3 billion tenge.

(Exchange rate on March 12, 2018: $1 - 320 tenge)