Tashkent Stock Exchange sets record high by trade volume

8 October 2018 19:06 (UTC+04:00)

By  Trend

Oct. 2-5 trade-week on Uzbekistan’s Toshkent Republican Stock Exchange ended by 180 purchase and sale transactions with shares of 27 joint-stock companies, the press service of the exchange said.

As a result, 69.8 million shares worth 85.0 billion soums (over $10.39 million) were sold, which is a record high figure.

The shares of commercial banks were the most actively traded (the share in the weekly turnover was 99.5 percent).

The average volume of transactions amounted to 472.3 million soums, and the average daily size of transactions - 21.1 billion soums. The average selling price per share was 1,218 soums, while the average daily number of securities sold was 17.5 million.

 

Since the beginning of the year, 7,973 securities transactions worth a total of 414.8 billion soums were concluded at the Toshkent RSE. Some 7.4 billion securities of 113 issuers participated in the trades.

(8179.66 soums = 1 USD on Oct. 8)

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