Stock Negotiations Up 37% in Panama

Between January and September $4.25 billion were traded in the stock market, up from the $3.093 billion traded in the same period in 2013.  

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The months reporting the largest amounts were March, with $697.5 million and July, with $578.6 million, while the months reporting lower volumes were January at $317.9 million and February at $335.4 million.

Capital.com.pa reports that "... In the primary market from January to September 2014, corporate bonds were the most traded with a total volume of $918.3 million. These were followed by Treasury notes for $683.7 million and Commercial and Corporate Securities (VCN by their initials in Spanish) with $502.9 million. "

"... According to a report by the Panama Stock Exchange, in the aforementioned period for the first time common shares were negotiated for $0.25 million. Followed by preferred shares with a $19.9 million and cumulative preferred shares with $30 million."

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