Kazakhstan Stock Exchange Posted
On May 20, 2020, the Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE, Exchange) held an online press conference on the results of KASE and the stock market for the four months of this year, as well as the implementation of KASE’s activities during the quarantine period and the results of the exchange’s financial activities for 2019. Speakers of the online press conference were Alina Aldambergen, Chairman of the Board of KASE, and Tamara Shadiyeva, Head of the Analysis Division. At the end of April, the total volume of trading on KASE amounted to 8,757 billion tenge (-30.6 percent compared to March), for the four months of this year, the volume of trading amounted to 40,762.1 billion tenge and decreased by 4.1% or 1,745.2 billion tenge compared to the same period of 2019. The capitalization of the stock market has decreased by 1.2% or 202.8 billion tenge since the beginning of the year to 17 trillion tenge. The kase index fell 3.8 percent to 2,274.98 points in four months. The volume of traded corporate debt increased by 12.7% or 1,540.1 billion tenge to 13.7 trillion tenge since the beginning of the year. Since the beginning of 2020, 21 issues of bonds of ten issuers have been included in the official kasE list, two of them have been listed on KASE for the first time. Continuation in the comments.
Related Linkes: https://kase.kz/files/press/ru/20_05_2020_itogi_4_months_finance_COVID19.pdf