KASE held media briefing on exchange market's performance in February 2019

13.03.19, 17:58
/KASE, March 13, 2019/ – Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE or Exchange) notifies that a media briefing was held today, during which the Exchange informed representatives of mass media about main highlights of the exchange market performance in February 2019. The total trading volume of securities in February 2019 made up KZT11,454.2 bn and grew by 8.7 %, or KZT920.1 bn compared to the last month. Securities market and foreign exchange market have shown positive dynamics: the former grew three-fold and the latter rose by 30.8%. Trading volume grew in almost all sectors of the securities market: by 4.3 times in corporate bonds sector, by 13.8% in government bonds sector, two-fold in IFI bonds sector, by 59.8% in the securities of investment funds sector quadrupled in derivative securities sector. More detailed information on the securities market, foreign currency market, money market (repo and currency swap) indices are contained in the press release available on KASE website – http://kase.kz/files/press/ru/13_03_2019_Itogi_february_rus.pdf [2019-03-13]