Investment funds increase the volume of securities issue.
The National Securities and Exchange Commission (NBKBF) reported on the volume of securities issues in January 2018.
In particular, the volume of issues of investment certificates of mutual funds in January amounted to 310 million UAH, which is 206 million UAH more than in January 2017. The volume of issues of shares of the CIF also increased – up to UAH 2.23 billion, which is 1.8 billion UAH more than for the same period last year. As of January 31, 2018, 2342 joint investment institutions were registered in Ukraine, including 544 CIFs and 1798 mutual funds.
The total volume of issues of equity securities, in January 2018, amounted to 3.8 billion UAH , which was 757 million UAH more compared to the corresponding period of 2017. Since the beginning of this year, the Commission registered 9 issues of shares for the amount of 289.9 million UAH and 11 issues of corporate bonds for the amount of 954.7 million UAH.
According to the results of trading on the organized market in January, the volume of exchange contracts with securities amounted to 21.5 billion UAH. The largest volume of trades in financial instruments on trade organizers for the indicated period was fixed with government bonds of Ukraine – 20.1 billion UAH (93.6% of the total volume of exchange contracts).