KASE determined leaders of exchange GS purchase and sale market for September and initial 9 months of 2008
/KASE, October 6, 08/ - Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) determined leaders
of exchange government securities (GS) purchase and sale market in
Kazakhstan for September 2008.

The table below specifies 10 most active KASE category "K" members
(headquarters of all companies are located in Almaty). In September the stake of
the "active ten" comprised 71.0 % of the exchange GS secondary market
turnover.

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Position in:                                                       Calculation
                                                      Activity        base Ka:
 Sept. Aug.                                           indicator --------------
  2008 2008 Company short name                             (Ka)    V    N    D
------ ---- --------------------------------------------------- ---- ---- ----
     1    1 Halyk Savings Bank of Kazakhstan JSC           2.63 1.00 0.63 1.00
     2    2 Tengry Finance JSC                             1.80 0.20 1.00 0.60
     3    9 ATFBank JSC                                    1.00 0.30 0.19 0.50
     4    - APF Halyk Bank of Kazakhstan JSC               0.89 0.44 0.15 0.30
     5    7 BCC Invest (Subsidiary of Bank CenterCredit)  0.870 0.10 0.27 0.50
     6    - Bank CenterCredit JSC                         0.867 0.12 0.25 0.50
     7   25 Almaty financial sector JSC                    0.71 0.09 0.42 0.20
     8   11 Eurasian bank JSC                              0.66 0.21 0.15 0.30
     9    - OAPF Otan*                                    0.611 0.04 0.17 0.40
    10    - Alan Securities JSC                           0.610 0.04 0.27 0.30
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* - Joint-stock company Open accumulative pension fund Otan (Subsidiary of ATF
Bank)

The "top-10" newcomers relative to August 2008 are Halyk Savings Bank of
Kazakhstan JSC, ATFBank JSC, APF Halyk Bank of Kazakhstan JSC, Almaty
financial sector JSC, Eurasian bank JSC and Alan Securities JSC having driven
out of "top-10":

- Kazakhstan Development Bank JSC (third);

- Nurbank JSC (fourth);

- SB RBS (Kazakhstan) JSC (sixth);

- Asyl Invest JSC (seventh);

- SB HSBC Bank Kazakhstan JSC (eighth);

- Eximbank Kazakhstan JSC (ninth).

Totally, 25 companies, excluding the National Bank, concluded purchase and
selling deals in GS in September 2008.

The table below indicates the most active KASE category "К" members in the
sector for initial 9 months of 2008. 49 companies, excluding the National Bank
concluded deals in this period. The stake of the "top-10" constituted for 70.6 %
of the exchange GS secondary market turnover.

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                                                                   Calculation
                                                    Activity          base Ka:
Posi-                                              indicator  ---------------- 
 tion  Company short name                               (Ka)     V     N     D
-----  -----------------------------------------------------  ----  ----  ----
    1  Tengry Finance                                   2.31  0.31  1.00  1.00
    2  Halyk Savings Bank of Kazakhstan                 2.25  1.00  0.42  0.83
    3  ATFBank                                          0.96  0.31  0.16  0.49
    4  Bank CenterCredit                                0.84  0.16  0.23  0.45
    5  Eurasian Bank                                    0.83  0.26  0.12  0.45
    6  OAPF Zhetysu                                     0.70  0.12  0.18  0.39
    7  BTA Securities*                                  0.57  0.16  0.13  0.28
    8  APF Halyk Bank of Kazakhstan JSC                 0.38  0.23  0.05  0.10
    9  Halyk Finance                                    0.37  0.11  0.08  0.18
   10  BCC Invest (Subsidiary of Bank CenterCredit)     0.36  0.07  0.09  0.21
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* - Subsidiary of BTA Bank BTA Securities

KASE draws attention that the exchange GS purchase and sale market operators
have been ranked, as in the tables, according to the KASE internal document
"Methodology of Calculation of Activity Indicators of Members of
Kazakhstan Stock Exchange Inc." (Methodology), effective January 1, 2008

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

[2008-10-06]