Intraday turnover at the St. Petersburg stock exchange exceeded $168 million
21 November 2018 daily trading turnover on the St. Petersburg stock exchange exceeded $ 168.04 million US $ (11,021 billion in ruble equivalent). This figure was the highest in the history of trading foreign securities in Russia.
Dynamics of stock exchange’s turnover for 2018 shows a steady growth. Exchange turnover in October has doubled compared to the same indicator of the beginning of 2018: January 2018 – $ 452,97 million, October 2018 – $ 934,73 million at the moment On the Saint Petersburg stock exchange are actively traded over 23 million customers, making transactions with 544 foreign securities.
Evgeny Serdyukov, General Director of the St. Petersburg exchange: “Four years ago, 28 November 2014, we launched the market of foreign securities in Russia. For the second year in a row on this date the stock market comes with a record turnover of trading. The year ago figure of 82 million U.S. dollars to beat historical highs on intraday turnover, we have now exceeded $ 168 million I think this is not the limit. Saint Petersburg stock exchange offers high quality, cost effective service that provides a wide range of investors the opportunity to diversify the portfolio by purchasing securities of foreign issuers in the Russian jurisdiction.
In 2019, Saint Petersburg stock exchange plans to significantly expand the existing list of available tools by adding new to trading foreign securities American, European and Asian issuers.
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