Russian broker UNIVER Capital becomes trading member of AIX

03 September 2019

Astana International Exchange (“AIX”, “Exchange”) is pleased to announce that UNIVER Capital, one of Russia’s brokers, became a trading member of AIX. UNIVER Capital provides its customers with the full range of brokerage services.

CEO of AIX, Tim Bennett, commented: 

“Over the years of operating in the capital markets, UNIVER Capital has gained a solid reputation both among investors and the financial community. We are pleased to welcome UNIVER Capital as a new trading member of AIX and look forward to a fruitful collaboration in attracting investors to the capital markets of Kazakhstan.”

CEO of UNIVER Capital LLP, Askhat Sagadiyev, stated:

“For us, joining the ecosystem created by AIX is a strategic step that opens up new opportunities and prospects. Astana International Exchange provides foreign and Kazakhstani investors with technologies of international standards, many of which have no equivalent in Central Asia and are of great interest to the securities market participants.”

Currently, AIX trading members include 16 Kazakhstani and 5 international brokers that serve investors in Russia, Europe and Asia.


AIX was created in 2017 within the AIFC development framework. AIX shareholders are: AIFC, Goldman Sachs, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Silk Road Fund and NASDAQ which provides AIX trading platform. The exchange operates within a regulatory environment based on the principles of English common law, ensuring reliable conditions for investments. AIX’s mission is to develop a deep and liquid capital market in Kazakhstan and the region by providing clear and favourable conditions for private and public businesses to raise capital. AIX is developing special segments for mining companies, as well as infrastructure projects under the Belt and Road initiative. Read more:

AIFC. Launched in 2018 at the initiative of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, AIFC offers capital markets financing opportunities, as well as Islamic finance, private wealth management and other financial solutions.  The Centres jurisdiction operates under its own laws which are based on Common law, with independent management and judicial bodies, and partnerships with the Shanghai Stock Exchange, Silk Road Fund, NASDAQ and Goldman Sachs.  AIFC serves as a platform for international investors, including Chinese investors, to identify potential opportunities in Kazakhstan and other countries in the region, including Russia, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Georgia, among others.

UNIVER Capital LLC. A member of the UNIVER Investment Group, which has been operating on the capital market since 1995. The mission of the UNIVER Investment Group is the implementation of a wide range of services based on innovative technologies, competence and experience of employees, which provides high quality service and reliable asset management. UNIVER Capital LLC is in TOP-5 of Russian brokers with a turnover of more than RUB 11 trillion on the Moscow Exchange at 2018. Expert RA credit rating is ruBBB + with stable outlook.

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