According to the Lusaka Stock Exchange (LUSE) Weekly Stock News Report for the week ended Friday August 22nd 2014, the LUSE total turnover was ZMW 92,736,883.
A total of 3,670,790 shares were transacted in 84 trades.
Trading activity was recorded in BATZ, PUMA, CEC, LAFARGE, NATBREW, SCZ, ZAMBREW and ZANACO.
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The Lusaka Stock Exchange All Share Index (LASI) closed at 6,216.42 points down by – 0.14% compared to the previous week’s close of 6,225.08 points.
In the bond market, there were four bond trades in which Barclays sold to Stanbic Nominees.
The prices and volumes for these bond trades were ZMW 25,000,000 with a price of 78.911, ZMW 22,220,000 with a price of 92.8474, ZMW 39,800,000 with a price of 88.2653, and ZMW 30,000,000 with a price of 81.7168.
The BOZ bank rate was 12%, prime rate was 18.60%.
On Saturday August 23rd 2014, the value of the United States Dollar (USD) against the Zambian Kwatcha (ZMW) was USD 1 = ZMW 6.06 (-0.81%).
On August 15th 2014, Bank Of Zambia (BOZ) 91 days treasury bill yielded a 9.5% interest, 182 days treasury bill yielded a 17.5% interest, 273 days treasury bill yielded a 17.55% interest, and 364 days treasury bill yielded a 22.48% interest.