Loqus Holding plc takes a tumble

MSE Daily Trading Report, 09 September, 2020


MSE Equity Total Return Index7,517.986 points-0.06%
MSE Malta Government Stocks Total Return Index1,142.958 points0.10%
MSE Corporate Bonds Total Return Index1,076.294 points0.05%


  • The top performers were Bank of Valletta plc (+1.12%) and RS2 Software plc (+0.89%)
  • The worst performers were Loqus Holding plc (-32.99%), Malta International Airport plc (-2.01%) and HSBC Bank Malta plc (-1.23%).
  • The most liquid equity was Bank of Valletta plc as it traded 11 times over a spread of 14,735 shares, worth €13,029.


  • Malta International Airport plc announced the traffic results of August.
    • Month on Month there was a decline of 69.4% drop – in total 252,022 passengers
    • The introduction of Malta’s amber list together with various travel restrictions announced by other countries led to a weaker passenger traffic performance in the second half of the month
    • Click here to download announcement.
  • MIDI plc also issued a company announcement for its upcoming Annual General Meeting
    • Click here to download announcement.


The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change


The Corporate Bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5.8% International Hotel Investments plc 2021100.0000.00
5% Tumas Investments plc Unsecured € 2024102.0000.48
5% Hal Mann Vella Group plc Secured € 2024103.0000.00
5.1% 6PM Holdings plc Unsecured € 2025101.0000.00
4% MIDI plc Secured € 2026103.8403.31
4% International Hotel Investments plc Secured € 2026100.1000.10
4% Merkanti Holding plc Secured € 2026101.3701.22
4.8% Mediterranean Maritime Hub Finance plc Unsecured € 202699.9800.00
3.25% AX Group plc Unsec Bds 2026 Series I100.0000.00
4.35% SD Finance plc Unsecured € 202799.0000.00
4% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2027100.5000.50
4% SP Finance plc Secured EUR Bonds 2029101.0001.00
3.65% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2029100.010-1.47
4% MeDirect Bank (Malta) plc Sub Unsecured € 2024-2029100.0000.00
3.75% AX Group plc Unsec Bds 2029 Series II101.150-0.34
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S2 T199.500-0.50
4.5% Shoreline Mall plc Secured € 2032100.250-0.24


The Government Stocks traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5% MGS 2021(I)104.670-0.05
4.5% MGS 2028 (II)133.7100.35
2.3% MGS 2029 (II)124.0000.81
5.1% MGS 2029 (I)140.1000.00
5.25% MGS 2030 (I)151.0000.00
4.65% MGS 2032 (I)146.000-1.02
2.5% MGS 2036 (I)136.0000.74
2.1% MGS 2039 (I)130.0000.78
3% MGS 2040 (I)146.0000.69
2.4% MGS 2041 (I)140.000-0.71


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