Government securities trade on Kazakh Stock Exchange decreases

Business Materials 16 April 2018 16:31 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 16

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

The volume of trades in government securities (GS) on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE), in turn, made up 130.5 billion tenge in January-March 2018, decreasing by 43.4 percent against the corresponding period of 2017.

The trading volume of GS decreased by 66.4 percent compared to October-December 2017.

In January-February 2018 the volume of trading in corporate bonds on Kazakh Stock Exchange (KASE) made up 50.3 billion tenge, decreasing by 41.1 percent year over year, KASE said in a message.

In comparison to December 2017, the corporate bond trades volume decreased by 41.1 percent.

KASE holds licenses for conducting banking operations in national and foreign currency, as well as carrying out activities in the securities market (including activities for organizing trading with securities and other financial instruments and clearing transactions).