Government securities trade on Kazakh Stock Exchange down

Business Materials 16 May 2018 17:09 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, May 16

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

The volume of trades in government securities (GS) on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE), in turn, made up 204 billion tenge in January-April 2018, decreasing by 36.7 percent against the corresponding period of 2017.

The trading volume of GS decreased by 54.1 percent compared to September-December 2017.

In January-April 2018 the volume of trading in corporate bonds on Kazakh Stock Exchange (KASE) made up 88.6 billion tenge, decreasing by 4.5 times year over year, KASE said in a message.

In comparison to September-December 2017, the corporate bond trades volume decreased by 89 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).

(Exchange rate for 16 May, 2018: $1 – 327 tenge)


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