AIX Market Update – Week ended 21st December

Astana International Exchange announces its market operational update for the week ended 21st December 2018.

Turnover for the period was KZT 290,684,260 (191 trades in ordinary shares) of JSC “NAC “Kazatomprom” (Kazatomprom). During the same period, there were 6 trades with global depository receipts of Kazatomprom with a turnover of US$ 29,208.6.

Weekly Trading Update

Security Nbr Trades   w/   ended 21st December % Change over  prior week Value traded   w/   ended 21st December % Change over  prior week Nbr Trades YTD Value Traded YTD
KAP 191 -37.58% KZT 290, 684,260 -33.55% 2145 KZT 3,149,869,280
KAP.Y 6 500% USD 29,208.6 156.65% 72 USD 540,018.17


AIX. Astana International Exchange (AIX) was formed in 2017 as part of the development of the Astana International Financial Centre, AIFC. On the 14th November 2018, the first trading session on AIX has been launched by the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. AIX’s shareholders include AIFC, Goldman Sachs, Shanghai Stock Exchange, the Silk Road Fund and NASDAQ, which also provides AIXs trading platform.

AIFC. The AIFC was established on the initiative of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. In December 2015 President Nazarbayev approved the Constitutional Statute “On the Astana International Financial Centre” (AIFC). The aim of the AIFC is to establish a leading international centre for financial services. The objectives of the AIFC are to attract investment into the economy through the establishment of an attractive environment for investment in financial services, develop local capital markets, ensuring their integration with the international capital markets.