NEPSE hits highest point so far

Kathmandu, 23 June – The Nepal Stock Exchange (NEPSE) surged 18.78 points to hit the highest 1666.99 points so far.

Transaction worth about two billion rupees was carried out in the share market today, according to NEPSE. The insurance group had the highest transaction at the close of market. Shares worth Rs 1.989 billion of a total 135 companies were traded in the share market which reached the historic highest points.

The insurance group of companies has seen the highest increase of 69.69 points while the hydroelectricity group and the commercial bank group have increased by 40.83 and 23.17 points respectively.

Likewise, the development bank group index has increased by 12.97, the hotel group’s by 11.23, the production sector by 34.86 and other group by 1.18 points. Although all groups index has gone up that of the financial group has slid by 6.94 points.