Tanzania Weekly Market Report 28 Oct – 1 Nov, 2013

According to the Weekly Market Report of the trading week ending on 1st November 2013 issued by CORE Securities, a leading Tanzanian licensed stockbroker, the Dar Es Salaam Stock Exchange total turnover in the market Decreased by -78% to 2,488.09 million from 11,146.24 million the previous week.

Both local and foreign investors participated in the market. Foreign Investors participated by 27.53% while Local Investors by 72.47% .

On Friday 1 November 2013 the DSEI  (ASI) closed at 1,841.92 (+1.82% ), TSI  Closed at 2,442.49 (+4.32% ), IA  closed at 2,755.25 (+5.14% ), and BI  Closed at 2,382.29 (+3.35%) points. Most of activities were seen on TBL, NMB, & CRDB  counters.

Government Securities

Last Treasury Bills auction was done on 23th October 2013 with a total of 146 successful bids for a value of 128,549.40 million.

Government Bonds

A Five year T-bond worth 6.32 billion was recorded in secondary market, no T-bond for 10, 7 and 2 years were recorded in secondary market.

Unit Trust of Tanzania

Both Net Asset Value schemes (NAV) and fund size were flat edging up in comparison to last week activities.

Gold

Spot gold was up by +0.12% to 2.116 million per ounce (1 ounce = 31.10 grams).

Forex

On the week close Friday 18th October 1USD=TZS1,601.65

Inflation

The annual headline inflation for the month of August 2013 decreased to 6.1% from  6.7% as of August 2013.

The full copy of the Market Report is made available by TanzanaInvest.com:

http://tanzaniainvest.com/downloads/Tanzania-Weekly-Market-Report-28-Oct-1-Nov-2013.pdf