Volume of trades on KASE decreased by 15,6 % to KZT127.8 trln ($372.1 bn) in 2018

21.01.19, 13:33
/KASE, January 21, 2018/ – In 2018, the volume of trades on Kazakhstan Stock 
Exchange (KASE) in all market sectors made up KZT127,843.7  bn (equivalent of 
USD372,109.5 mln) and decreased by 15.6 % (by 20.4 % in dollar terms) against 
the similar period of 2017.

The table below shows the trades volume (calculated by amounts raised) in 2018 
broken down by market sector and comparison with indicators of the same period 
of 2017.


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                                 I–XII, 2018       I–XII, 2017              Trend
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Exchange market sector         trades struc-     trades struc-   measuring   in %
                               volume ture, %    volume ture, %   currency       
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bn tenge                                                                         
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Securities market             4,872.8     3.8   3,450.4     2.3    1,422.4   41.2
Shares                          539.8     0.4     269.4     0.2      270.4  100.4
– primary market                  0.5    <0.1       7.6    <0.1       -7.1  -93.1
– secondary market              539.3     0.4     261.8     0.2      277.5  106.0
Corporate debt securities     2,309.4     1.8   1,153.8     0.8    1,155.6  100.2
– primary market              1,858.2     1.5     864.5     0.6      993.7  114.9
– secondary market              451.2     0.4     289.3     0.2      161.9   56.0
Kazakhstan GS                 1,644.8     1.3   1,985.8     1.3     -341.0  -17.2
– primary market                853.4     0.7   1,733.1     1.1     -879.6  -50.8
– secondary market              791.4     0.6     252.8     0.2      538.6  213.1
IFI bonds                       101.0     0.1      40.2    <0.1       60.8  151.0
Investment trust securities       0.4    <0.1       1.1    <0.1       -0.6  -58.7
Derivatives                     277.3     0.2         0       0      277.3      x
Foreign currency market      13,445.5    10.5  12,321.5     8.1    1,124.1    9.1
Money market                109,525.3    85.7 135,726.4    89.6  -26,201.1  -19.3
Repo transactions            75,861.9    59.3  73,790.2    48.7    2,071.7    2.8
– "nego" repo on GS                 0       0         0       0          0      x
– auto repo on GS            74,359.4    58.2  68,483.4    45.2    5,876.1    8.6
– "nego" repo on CS              85.7     0.1     222.1     0.1     -136.3  -61.4
– auto repo on CS             1,332.7     1.0   5,024.9     3.3   -3,692.2  -73.5
– repo with netting              84.0     0.1      59.8    <0.1       24.1   40.3
Currency swap transactions   33,663.4    26.3  61,936.2    40.9  -28,272.8  -45.6
– in US dollar               33,663.2    26.3  61,936.2    40.9  -28,273.0  -45.6
– in euro                           0       0         0       0          0      x
– in ruble                        0.2    <0.1         0       0        0.2      x
Derivatives market                  0       0      22.1    <0.1      -22.1 -100.0
Futures                             0       0      22.1    <0.1      -22.1 -100.0
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TOTAL                       127,843.7   100.0 151,520.3   100.0  -23,676.6  -15.6
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mln US dollar                                                                    
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Securities market            13,864.2     3.7  10,575.7     2.3    3,288.5   31.1
Shares                        1,534.5     0.4     828.9     0.2      705.6   85.1
– primary market                  1.6    <0.1      23.8    <0.1      -22.2  -93.3
– secondary market            1,532.9     0.4     805.1     0.2      727.7   90.4
Corporate debt securities     6,449.8     1.7   3,482.5     0.7    2,967.3   85.2
– primary market              5,140.6     1.4   2,611.8     0.6    2,528.8   96.8
– secondary market            1,309.2     0.4     870.6     0.2      438.6   50.4
Kazakhstan GS                 4,722.3     1.3   6,137.2     1.3   -1,414.9  -23.1
– primary market              2,457.6     0.7   5,368.2     1.1   -2,910.6  -54.2
– secondary market            2,264.6     0.6     768.9     0.2    1,495.7  194.5
IFI bonds                       288.3     0.1     124.0    <0.1      164.3  132.6
Investment trust securities       1.3    <0.1       3.2    <0.1       -2.0  -61.0
Derivatives                     868.0     0.2         0       0      868.0      x
Foreign currency market      39,065.0    10.5  37,726.3     8.1    1,338.7    3.5
Money market                319,180.3    85.8 419,318.3    89.7 -100,138.0  -23.9
Repo transactions           220,628.5    59.3 226,545.8    48.4   -5,917.3   -2.6
– "nego" repo on GS                 0       0         0       0          0      x
– auto repo on GS           216,217.6    58.1 209,945.0    44.9    6,272.6    3.0
– "nego" repo on CS             262.3     0.1     678.0     0.1     -415.7  -61.3
– auto repo on CS             3,903.9     1.0  15,741.2     3.4  -11,837.3  -75.2
– repo with netting             244.6     0.1     181.6    <0.1       63.1   34.7
Currency swap transactions   98,551.8    26.5 192,772.5    41.2  -94,220.7  -48.9
– in US dollar               98,551.2    26.5 192,772.5    41.2  -94,221.3  -48.9
– in euro                           0       0         0       0          0      x
– in ruble                        0.6    <0.1         0       0        0.6      x
Derivatives market                  0       0      66.2    <0.1      -66.2 -100.0
Futures                             0       0      66.2    <0.1      -66.2 -100.0
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TOTAL                       372,109.5   100.0 467,686.5   100.0  -95,577.0  -20.4
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Notes to table: GS – government serial securities; IFI – international financial
institutions; CS – corporate serial securities; "direct" repo – repo transactions  
carried out by "direct" method (with conclusion of direct opening and closing repo  
deals); auto repo – repo transactions carried out automatically; 'n/t' – no trade  
held.

Trade volume is calculated on all executed exchange deals, concluded by any 
possible KASE trade method.

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