Kazakhstan Traded Local Index is about to be launched by Wiener Borse AG (WBAG) in accordance with the agreement between Kazakhstan Stock Exchange and WBAG signed last year and aimed at calculation and promotion of KASE indexes. A tradable index KTX Local will be launched on January 29, 2013 with the following most liquid shares selected by considering the monthly trading value and the number of active trading days:
KAZMUNAIGAS EP 19.82%
HALYK SAVINGS BANK 14.05%
The index is meant to contribute to the growth of interest of European Investors in Kazakhstani stock market.