In January-June 2019 trading volume on KASE decreased by 3.9% to KZT62.3 trillion (USD164.4 bn)
/KASE, July 16, 2019/ – In January-June 2019, trading volume on Kazakhstan Stock 
Exchange (KASE) in all market sectors made up KZT62,303.4 bn (equivalent of 
USD164,399.9 mln) and dropped by  3.9 % compared to relevant period of 2018 (by 
17.2 % in dollar terms).

Trading volume decreased by 1.1 % compared to the previous six-month period of 
2018 (July-December).

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

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                                      I-VI, 2019           I-VI, 2018         Trend, %
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Exchange market               Trading Structure,   Trading Structure, measuring   in %
Sector                         volume          %    volume          %  currency       
                                                                                      
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bn tenge*                                                                             
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Securities market             3,096.1        5.0   1,475.3        2.3  +1,620.8 +109.9
Shares                           47.6        0.1      94.4        0.1     -46.8  -49.6
- primary market                 <0.1       <0.1       0.5       <0.1      -0.5 -99.0 
- secondary market               47.6        0.1      93.9        0.1     -46.3  -49.3
Corporate debt securities     1,604.8        2.6     420.3      0.6 %  +1,184.4 +281.8
- primary market                937.0        1.5     177.0        0.3    +760.0 +429.4
- secondary market              667.7        1.1     243.3        0.4    +424.4 +174.4
Kazakhstan GS                 1,106.6        1.8     633.1        1.0    +473.5  +74.8
- primary market                889.2        1.4     312.1        0.5    +577.1 +184.9
- secondary market              217.4        0.3     321.0        0.5    -103.6  -32.3
IFI bonds                       333.7        0.5      50.0        0.1    +283.7 +567.5
Investment trust securities       0.4       <0.1     0.2 %       <0.1      +0.2 +120.6
Derivatives                       3.0       <0.1     277.3        0.4    -274.3  -98.9
Foreign exchange market       5,680.4        9.1   6,607.5       10.2    -927.1  -14.0
Money market                 53,526.9       85.9  56,747.7       87.5  -3,220.9   -5.7
Repo transactions            37,491.2       60.2  37,886.6       58.4    -395.4   -1.0
– "nego" repo on GS                 0          0         0          0         0      x
– auto repo on GS            36,688.4       58.9  37,008.7       57.1    -320.2   -0.9
– "nego" repo on CS               5.0       <0.1      80.3        0.1     -75.4  -93.8
– auto repo on GS               583.9       -0.9     753.7        1.2    -169.9  -22.5
– repo with netting             213.9        0.3      43.8        0.1    +170.0 +387.9
Currency swap transactions   16,035.7      -25.7  18,861.1       29.1  -2,825.5  -15.0
in US dollar                 16,035.4      -25.7  18,861.1       29.1  -2,825.8  -15.0
– in euro                         0.1       <0.1         0          0      +0.1      x
– in ruble                      0.2 %       <0.1         0          0      +0.2      x
Derivatives market                  0          0         0          0         0      x
Futures                             0          0         0          0         0      x
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TOTAL                        62,303.4      100.0  64,830.6      100.0  -2,527.2   -3.9
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in mln US dollars                                                                     
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Securities market             8,149.5        5.0   4,496.1        2.3  +3,653.3  +81.3
Shares                          125.4        0.1     289.1        0.1    -163.6  -56.6
- primary market                 <0.1       <0.1       1.6       <0.1      -1.6 -99.1 
- secondary market              125.4        0.1     287.5        0.1    -162.0  -56.4
Corporate debt securities     4,218.3        2.6   1,270.4      0.6 %  +2,947.9 +232.0
- primary market              2,460.3        1.5     528.9        0.3  +1,931.4 +365.2
- secondary market            1,758.1        1.1     741.5        0.4  +1,016.5 +137.1
Kazakhstan GS                 2,917.0        1.8   1,918.6        1.0    +998.4  +52.0
- primary market              2,342.6        1.4     946.3        0.5  +1,396.4 +147.6
- secondary market              574.4        0.3     972.3        0.5    -398.0  -40.9
IFI bonds                       879.9        0.5     149.5        0.1    +730.4 +488.7
Investment trust securities       1.1       <0.1     0.6 %       <0.1      +0.5  +90.1
Derivatives                       7.8       <0.1     868.0        0.4    -860.3 -99.1 
Foreign exchange market      14,975.9        9.1  20,221.9       10.2  -5,246.0  -25.9
Money market                141,274.5       85.9 173,931.5       87.6 -32,657.0  -18.8
Repo transactions            98,946.6       60.2 116,024.2       58.4 -17,077.6  -14.7
– "nego" repo on GS                 0          0         0          0         0      x
– auto repo on GS            96,828.7       58.9 113,334.4       57.1 -16,505.6  -14.6
– "nego" repo on CS              13.1       <0.1     247.3        0.1    -234.2  -94.7
– auto repo on GS             1,540.7       -0.9   2,308.4        1.2    -767.7  -33.3
– repo with netting             564.0        0.3     134.1        0.1    +429.9 +320.6
Currency swap transactions   42,327.9       25.7  57,907.3       29.2 -15,579.4  -26.9
– in US dollar               42,327.1       25.7  57,907.3       29.2 -15,580.2  -26.9
– in euro                         0.3       <0.1         0          0      +0.3      x
– in ruble                        0.5       <0.1         0          0      +0.5      x
Derivatives market                  0          0         0          0         0      x
Futures                             0          0         0          0         0      x
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TOTAL                       164,399.9      100.0 198,649.5      100.0 -34,249.7  -17.2
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Notes to table:  GS – government serial securities; IFI – international financial  
institutions; corporate debt securities - corporate serial securities; 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.

[2019-07-16]