Government securities trade on Kazakh Stock Exchange increases

Business Materials 18 July 2018 10:46 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 18

By Ali Mustafayev – Trend:

The volume of trades in government securities (GS) on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE), in turn, made up 633.1 billion tenge in January-June 2018, increasing by 44.7 percent against the corresponding period of 2017.

The trading volume of GS decreased by 59.1 percent compared to July-December 2017.

In January-June 2018 the volume of trading in corporate bonds on Kazakh Stock Exchange (KASE) made up 183.7 billion tenge, decreasing by 44.7 percent year over year, KASE said in a message.

In comparison to July-December 2017, the corporate bond trades volume decreased by 74.4 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 18 July, 2018: $1 – 343.06 tenge)


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