As of January 28, 2019 new KASE internal document "Methodology of defining GG-spread indicative figures for valuation of swap transactions' settlement prices" to be put into effect

28.01.19, 18:11
/KASE, January 28, 2019/ – Following a decision of Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) Management Board dated January 25, 2019 a new KASE internal document "Methodology of defining GG-spread indicative figures for valuation of swap transactions' settlement prices" (Methodology) was approved, with effect as of January 28, 2019. The Methodology was developed in relation to the proposed launch on KASE of trading in currency swap transactions with execution terms of one week to one year. The Methodology specifies the procedure of defining the GG-spread indicative figures as values necessary for calculation and defining of risk-parameters of the currency market's financial instruments cleared by KASE in accordance with its internal documents. In accordance with the Methodology, the GG-spread indicative figures are calculated as the difference between values of the yield of government securities and yield of US treasury notes with the same current maturity. The Methodology is available on KASE website – http://kase.kz/files/normative_base/met_gg-spread.pdf [2019-01-28]