Trades in futures with execution in March 2020 opened on KASE from September 16
/KASE, September 16, 2019/ – As of September 16, 2019 trading in the following 
futures with execution in March 2020 was opened on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange 
(KASE):

- USD/KZT futures;

- KASE Index futures;

- futures on common shares GB00B0HZPV38 (KASE official list, main market, 
  category "standard", GB_KZMS) of KAZ Minerals PLC (London);

- futures on common shares KZ000A0LE0S4 (KASE official list, main category, 
  category "premium", HSBK) of Halyk Savings Bank of Kazakhstan (Almaty);

- futures on common shares KZ1C00000876 (KASE official list, main market, 
  category "premium", KCEL) of Kcell (Almaty);

- futures on common shares KZ1C00000744 (KASE official list, main market, 
  category "premium", KZTO) of KazTransOil (Nur-Sultan).

In KASE trading system those six-month contracts were assigned abbreviations 
(tickers) F_USDKZT2003, F_INKASE2003, F_GB_KZMS2003, F_HSBK2003, F_KCEL2003 and 
F_KZTO2003, respectively.

Initial theoretical prices assigned to the above-mentioned futures were released
in KASE's trading system.

We remind you that starting from September 16, 2019 futures F_USDKZT1912, 
F_INKASE1912, F_GB_KZMS1912, F_HSBK1912, F_KCEL1912 and F_KZTO1912 become 
three-month futures, the last trading day of which is December 13, 2019.

The last day of trading in the six-month futures is March 13, 2020.

Trading in derivative financial instruments is held on KASE on business days 
from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm (ALT), the ensuing clearing session – from 3:30 pm 
to 4:00 pm (ALT).

KASE derivatives market members entitled to taking part in the exchange 
trading in derivative financial instruments are listed on KASE website, at 
https://kase.kz/en/clearing/members/

Results of trading in futures are released on KASE website at 
https://kase.kz/en/futures/

Texts of the Exchange's internal documents regulating the procedure of 
operation of KASE's derivative market are available at 
https://kase.kz/en/kase_rules/ (tab "Trades").

[2019-09-16]