MSE Total Return Index recoups lost ground

MSE Daily Trading Report, 07 February, 2020

The MSE Equity Total Return Index ended the session 0.541% higher to end the week’s final session at 9,532.111 points. Out of eight active issues, three headed north while another five closed in the opposite direction. A total turnover of €168,766 was generated across 31 transactions.

In the banking industry, Bank of Valletta plc shares recouped yesterday’s lost ground as the equity closed 2.9% higher at €1.08. A total of €23,175 was generated by seven transactions

HSBC Bank Malta plc closed in the red as the equity shed 0.95% to finish at €1.04. A total turnover of €95,020 was generated, as 91,063 shares changed hands over 12 transactions.

Malta International Airport plc closed 1.46% higher at €6.95. The equity traded on a slim volume.

RS2 Software plc shares registered an advancement of 2.54% to close at €2.42. A total turnover of €36,398 was generated across four transactions.

MIDI plc shares closed the session 2.1% lower at €0.47. A total turnover of €2,585 was generated between two transactions.

Insurance firm, Mapfre Middlesea plc declined by 0.85% to close at €2.34 as three deals worth €8,185 were executed.

Meanwhile, both PG plc and BMIT Technologies plc closed in negative territory, closing 1% and 1.92% lower at €2.00 and €0.52 respectively.

In the corporate debt market, 24 issues were active, of which nine registered gains while another four lost ground. The 4.5% Hili Properties plc Unsecured € 2025 headed the list of gainers, as it closed 1.47% higher at €103.50.

In the sovereign debt market, out of eight active issues, five closed in the red while two closed higher. The 5.25% MGS 2030 (I) registered the largest decline of 6.13% to close at €150.20.


The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change

The Corporate Bonds traded today were:

 Closing Price% Change
3.65% GAP Group plc Secured € 2022102.0000.00
5% Mediterranean Investments Holding plc Unsecured € 2022101.000-0.49
6% Medserv plc Sec. & Grntd €  Notes 2020-2023 S1 T1100.0100.00
4.4% Von der Heyden Group Finance plc Unsecured € 2024101.7500.00
6% International Hotel Investments plc € 2024107.7000.00
5.3% Mariner Finance plc Unsecured € 2024107.9500.00
5.1% 1923 Investments plc Unsecured € 2024101.9000.39
4.25% Best Deal Properties Holding plc Secured € 2024103.0000.98
5.75% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 2025108.5000.00
4.5% Hili Properties plc Unsecured € 2025103.5001.47
5.9% Together Gaming Solutions plc Unsec Call Bds €2024-2026100.7000.40
4% MIDI plc Secured € 2026103.0000.10
4% International Hotel Investments plc Secured € 2026104.0000.00
5% Dizz Finance plc Unsecured € 2026101.850-0.10
3.75% Premier Capital plc Unsecured € 2026104.010-0.71
4% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 2026103.7501.12
4.35% SD Finance plc Unsecured € 2027102.000-1.39
4% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2027105.5000.00
4% SP Finance plc Secured EUR Bonds 2029101.3500.01
3.65% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2029102.5000.20
3.8% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2029100.0000.00
3.75% AX Group plc Unsec Bds 2029 Series II104.5000.00
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S2 T1100.0000.00
4.25% Mercury Projects Finance plc Secured € 2031101.6000.10

The Government Stocks traded today were:

 Closing Price% Change
5% MGS 2021(I)107.840-0.11
4.8% MGS 2028 (I)139.5200.25
4.5% MGS 2028 (II)137.6100.42
5.25% MGS 2030 (I)150.200-6.13
5.2% MGS 2031 (I)153.960-0.41
4.45% MGS 2032 (II)148.600-0.27
2.1% MGS 2039 (I)125.0000.00
3% MGS 2040 (I)141.080-0.28

The Prospects MTF traded today were:

 Closing Price% Change
5.25% Klikk Finance plc € Unsecured 2027100.0000.00%
5.5% Testa Finance plc € Bonds 2029102.0000.00%
5% Borgo Lifestyle Finance plc Secured Callable 2026-2029101.0000.50%

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