In January-February 2019 volume of trades on KASE decreased by 7.1 % to KZT22.0 trln ($58.2 bn)

13.03.19, 16:47
/KASE, March 13, 2019/ – In January-February 2019 volume of trades on Kazakhstan 
Stock Exchange (KASE) in all market sectors made up KZT21,988.3 bn (equivalent of 
USD58,233.7 mln) and decreased by 7.1 % (by 20.3 % in dollar terms) against the 
similar period of 2018.

In comparison with previous two-month period (November-December) of 2018 the 
trades volume increased 2.3 times.

The table below shows the trades volume (calculated by amounts raised) in 2019 
by market sector and comparison with indicators of the same period of 2018.

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                                 I-II, 2019       I–II, 2018               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            1,583.2     7.2    415.5     1.8  +1,167.7   +281.0
Shares                          21.2     0.1     25.8     0.1      -4.6    -18.0
– primary market                   0       0        0       0         0        x
– secondary market              21.2     0.1     25.8     0.1      -4.6    -18.0
Corporate debt securities    1,168.5     5.3     67.4     0.3  +1,101.1 +1,634.9
– primary market               647.8     2.9     55.8     0.2    +592.0 +1,060.7
– secondary market             520.7     2.4     11.5    <0.1    +509.1 +4,411.6
Kazakhstan GS                  298.5     1.4     48.3     0.2    +250.3   +518.7
– primary market               239.8     1.1      7.1    <0.1    +232.6 +3,262.0
– secondary market              58.8     0.3     41.1     0.2     +17.6    +42.9
IFI bonds                       93.5     0.4        0       0     +93.5        x
Investment trust securities      0.1    <0.1     <0.1    <0.1      <0.1     +7.2
Derivative securities            1.5    <0.1    274.0     1.2    -272.5    -99.5
Foreign currency market      1,778.5     8.1  2,325.9     9.8    -547.4    -23.5
Money market                18,626.5    84.7 20,936.6    88.4  -2,310.1    -11.0
Repo transactions           12,455.1    56.6 12,736.7    53.8    -281.7     -2.2
– "nego" repo on GS                0       0        0       0         0        x
– auto repo on GS           12,218.4    55.6 12,485.3    52.7    -266.9     -2.1
– "nego" repo on CS              0.9    <0.1     24.0     0.1     -23.1    -96.2
– auto repo on CS              180.2     0.8    213.5     0.9     -33.3    -15.6
– repo with netting             55.6     0.3     14.0     0.1     +41.6   +297.8
Currency swap transactions   6,171.4    28.1  8,199.8    34.6  -2,028.4    -24.7
– in US dollar               6,171.4    28.1  8,199.8    34.6  -2,028.4    -24.7
– in euro                          0       0        0       0         0        x
– in ruble                         0       0        0       0         0        x
Derivatives market                 0       0        0       0         0        x
Futures                            0       0        0       0         0        x
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TOTAL                       21,988.3   100.0 23,678.0   100.0  -1,689.8     -7.1
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mln US dollar                                                                   
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Securities market            4,169.2     7.2  1,295.6     1.8  +2,873.6   +221.8
Shares                          56.0     0.1     79.9     0.1     -23.8    -29.8
– primary market                   0       0        0       0         0        x
– secondary market              56.0     0.1     79.9     0.1     -23.8    -29.8
Corporate debt securities    3,071.3     5.3    208.7     0.3  +2,862.6 +1,371.3
– primary market             1,699.9     2.9    173.0     0.2  +1,527.0   +882.8
– secondary market           1,371.4     2.4     35.8    <0.1  +1,335.6 +3,733.5
Kazakhstan GS                  790.7     1.4    148.9     0.2    +641.8   +431.0
– primary market               634.2     1.1     22.2    <0.1    +612.1 +2,759.4
– secondary market             156.5     0.3    126.7     0.2     +29.8    +23.5
IFI bonds                      247.0     0.4        0       0    +247.0        x
Investment trust securities      0.1    <0.1      0.1    <0.1      <0.0     -8.6
Derivative securities            3.9    <0.1    857.9     1.2    -854.0    -99.5
Foreign currency market      4,714.7     8.1  7,175.7     9.8  -2,461.0    -34.3
Money market                49,349.8    84.7 64,556.3    88.4 -15,206.5    -23.6
Repo transactions           32,995.9    56.7 39,262.6    53.8  -6,266.7    -16.0
– "nego" repo on GS                0       0        0       0         0        x
– auto repo on GS           32,368.4    55.6 38,486.9    52.7  -6,118.4    -15.9
– "nego" repo on CS              2.4    <0.1     74.0     0.1     -71.5    -96.7
– auto repo on CS              477.7     0.8    658.7     0.9    -181.0    -27.5
– repo with netting            147.3     0.3     43.1     0.1    +104.3   +242.1
Currency swap transactions  16,353.9    28.1 25,293.7    34.6  -8,939.8    -35.3
– in US dollar              16,353.9    28.1 25,293.7    34.6  -8,939.8    -35.3
– in euro                          0       0        0       0         0        x
– in ruble                         0       0        0       0         0        x
Derivatives market                 0       0        0       0         0        x
Futures                            0       0        0       0         0        x
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TOTAL                       58,233.7   100.0 73,027.6   100.0 -14,793.9    -20.3
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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.

[2019-03-13]