14:27 Dmitry Pankin: Enhancing transport infrastructure is of common interest to the One Belt, One Road initiative and the EAEU
14:00 EDB: The issue of surplus power generation can be solved by the expansion of exports, but trans-boundary power grids need to be developed jointly to this end
17:03 EDB and the Kyrgyz Republic sign a US $110 million credit agreement to be financed by the EFSD
KASE admits EDB to trade in securities and derivatives
Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) is an international financial institution founded by Russia and Kazakhstan in January 2006 with the mission to facilitate the development of market economies, sustainable economic growth, and the expansion of mutual trade and other economic ties in its member states. EDB’s charter capital totals US $7 billion. The member states of the Bank are the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Russian Federation, and the Republic of Tajikistan.
Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE) is a leading stock exchange in Central Asia and the only stock exchange in Kazakhstan operating in the financial market. It is a universal trading floor for financial instruments such as repo transactions, currencies, government and corporate securities, international financial institutions' bonds, and derivatives.
KASE is a member of the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE), the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS) and other international and national professional associations. In 2015, KASE joined the United Nation's Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative. KASE ranks second in the CIS in terms of trade in securities and is among FEAS top five members in terms of the shares market capitalisation.
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10 February, 2017