Karachi Stock Exchange


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Karachi Stock Exchange

The major securities exchange of Pakistan.

Karachi Stock Exchange

The oldest and largest stock exchange in Pakistan. It was established in 1947, and has historically been known for strong performance and high liquidity. However, the 2008 economic crisis and political instability in Pakistan caused the Karachi Stock Exchange to drop by more than a third between April and June 2008. See also: KSE 100 Index.
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Indeed, some international speculators or investors finding Karachi Stock Exchange very lucrative indulged in speculation.
The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) being a front line regulator has been receiving claims/complaints against M/s ACE Securities (Private) Limited (ASPL).
One and a half years back, Karachi Stock Exchange was at 19,916 points and now it is at 34,606 points," the Prime Minister recalled while talking to media during his visit to KSE.
He informed that Karachi Stock Exchange was established in 1947 with a capital of 100 million with five companies on board and now the number of enlisted companies is 561 having 1181 billion investment volumes.
In February this year, Karachi Stock Exchange collaborated with London Stock Exchange to hold Pakistan Capital Markets Day at London Stock Exchange.
One and a half years back, Karachi Stock Exchange was at 19916 points and now it is at 34606 points," the Prime Minister recalled while talking to media during his visit to KSE.
Chairman Securities Exchange Commission Zafar Hijazi and Chairman Karachi Stock Exchange Muneer Kamal also spoke on the occasion.
MD Karachi Stock Exchange, Nadeem Naqvi gave a presentation on Pakistan's capital market.
He mentioned that Mohammad Nawaz Sharif is the first Prime Minister of the country who has visited Karachi Stock Exchange.
Talking to reporter on Friday, he said that many local and foreign investors are investing in the Karachi Stock Exchange.
The Manager Marketing Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) Imran Alam who visited the secretariat of Hyderabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HCCI) on Wednesday informed Senior Vice President HCCI Turab Ali Khoja that the main objective of organising this awareness seminar is to motivate the investors to make investment in the stock market of Karachi.
KARACHI -- The prices of local equities witnessed a sharp decline at Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) on Monday after a gas pipeline deal with Iran raised fears the United States would impose sanctions on Islamabad, dealers said.
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