KASE determined top operators of exchange corporate bond purchase and sale market for August and 8 months of 2008
/KASE, September 3, 08/ - Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) determined top
operators of Kazakhstan exchange corporate bond purchase and sale market for
August 2008.

The table below indicates ten most active members of KASE category "P"
(headquarters of all companies are located in Almaty. unless specified
otherwise). 36 companies except for the National Bank concluded purchase and
sale deals in corporate bonds in August 2008. The stake of the "active ten"
accounted for 70.1 % of the exchange corporate bonds secondary market turnover.

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   Rank in:
-----------                                        Activity Calculation base Ka:
August July                                       indicator ----- ---- ---- ----
  2008 2008 Company short name                         (Ka)     V    N    D    А
------ ---- ------------------------------------- --------- ----- ---- ---- ----
     1    1 Subsidiary of BTA Bank - BTA
            Securities                                 3.60  1.00 1.00 0.80 1.00
     2    3 Tengry Finance                             2.81  0.47 1.00 1.00 0.42
     3    5 RESMI Finance & Investment House           2.39  1.00 0.36 0.70 0.42
     4    6 Alan Securities                            1.79  0.61 0.30 0.60 0.35
     5    2 Subsidiary of Bank CenterCredit - BCC
            Invest                                     1.65  0.29 0.49 0.65 0.27
     6   20 Centras Securities                         1.21  0.48 0.18 0.30 0.31
     7   17 Kazkommerts Invest                         1.15  0.18 0.39 0.40 0.23
     8    9 Kazkommerts Securities (Subsidiary
            of Kazkommertsbank)                        1.03  0.02 0.32 0.50 0.23
     9   10 Asia Broker Services                       1.02  0.37 0.17 0.35 0.15
    10   27 Financial company Alliance Capital         0.88  0.01 0.31 0.50 0.08
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The newcomers of the "active ten" in relation to July 2008 became Centras
Securities, Kazkommerts Invest and Financial company Alliance Capital, having
driven out:

- Asyl Invest (the fourth position in July);

- Eurasia Capital (Subsidiary of Eurasian Bank) (the seventh position);

- Bank CenterCredit (the eighth position).

Below is the table indicating the most active members of KASE category "Р" in
the sector for 8 months of 2008. 60 companies except the National Bank of the
Republic of Kazakhstan concluded deals in the sector. The stake of the "active
ten" accounted for 62.5 % of the exchange secondary bonds market turnover.


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                                                                      Calculation base Ka:
                                                             Activity --------------------
Rank Company short name                                     indicator ----- ---- ---- ----
                                                                 (Ka)     V    N    D    А
---- ------------------------------------------------------ --------- ----- ---- ---- ----
   1 Subsidiary of BTA Bank - BTA
     Securities                                                  3.80  1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
   2 RESMI Finance & Investment House                            1.75  0.41 0.33 0.69 0.39
   3 Subsidiary of Bank CenterCredit - BCC
     Invest                                                      1.54  0.19 0.39 0.74 0.28
   4 Astana-finance                                              1.39  0.49 0.21 0.57 0.17
   5 Tengry Finance                                              1.39  0.16 0.39 0.65 0.25
   6 Asia Broker Services                                        1.21  0.30 0.18 0.50 0.28
   7 Asyl Invest                                                 1.03  0.19 0.22 0.46 0.20
   8 Kazkommerts Securities (Subsidiary of Kazkommertsbank)
                                                                 0.94  0.05 0.18 0.46 0.30
   9 Almaty Investment Management                                0.93  0.10 0.17 0.47 0.24
  10 IFG CONTINENT                                               0.75  0.14 0.13 0.35 0.16
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KASE draws attention to have ranked the activity of operators of the exchange
corporate bond market, specified in the tables in accordance with the KASE
internal document "Methodology of Calculation of Kazakhstan Stock
Exchange Members Activity Indicators" (Methodology) effective January 1,
2008

The text of the Methodology is available at the KASE website at: KASE обращает
http://www.kase.kz/files/normative_base/members_activity.pdf

[2008-09-03]