MSE Index loses further ground

MSE Daily Trading Report, 18 February, 2021


MSE Equity Total Return Index8,052.934 points-0.25%
MSE Malta Government Stocks Total Return Index1,136.785 points0.05%
MSE Corporate Bonds Total Return Index1,101.222 points-0.07%


  • The best performers were RS2 Software plc (+2.8%) and Tigne’ Mall plc (+1.4%).
  • The worst performers were International Hotel Investments plc (-3.9%), PG plc (-2%) and Harvest Technology plc (-1.4%).
  • Malta International Airport plc was the most liquid as it generated a total turnover of €33,870. This was the outcome of six deals involving 5,595 shares.


  • Main Street Complex plc provided the shareholders and the market with an overview of the business of the company experienced in 2020, and current expectations for 2021.
    • The company’s business and operations in 2020 must necessarily be assessed in the context of unprecedented inhibiting factors, being the local outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the measures.
      and resulting restrictions adopted in response thereto, and adversely impacted economic and market conditions.
    • As from March 2020, the company, together with the tenants operating in the Main Street Complex, have faced, and continue to face, novel challenges in their respective day-to-day operations and business activities. Notwithstanding that the performance of the company was negatively impacted by the aforesaid, the board notes that key performance indicators show a modest recovery registered in the second half of 2020.
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The Equities traded today were:

Symbol CodeVolume TradedValue TradedTradesClosing Price% Change

The Corporate bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5% Mediterranean Investments Holding plc Unsecured € 202299.8000.81
5.1% 1923 Investments plc Unsecured € 2024100.500-0.93
5.75% International Hotel Investments plc Unsecured € 2025103.5000.98
4.5% Izola Bank plc € Unsecured 2025101.1501.15
5.1% 6PM Holdings plc Unsecured € 2025101.490-0.01
3.7% GAP Group plc Secured € 2023-2025 Series 1101.980-0.02
4.25% Corinthia Finance plc Unsecured € 2026100.000-1.48
4.8% Mediterranean Maritime Hub Finance plc Unsecured € 2026100.5000.40
3.75% Premier Capital plc Unsecured € 2026103.0000.00
4% Eden Finance plc Unsecured € 2027100.070-0.43
3.75% Tumas Investments plc Unsecured € 2027102.0000.00
4% Stivala Group Finance plc Secured € 2027103.0000.00
3.85% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2028100.4900.00
4.15% Phoenicia Finance Company plc Unsecured € 2023-202899.9300.43
4% SP Finance plc Secured EUR Bonds 2029100.9800.79
3.75% TUM Finance plc Secured € 2029101.5000.00
3.8% Hili Finance Company plc Unsecured € 202999.000-0.50
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S1 T1101.000-0.01
3.5% Bank of Valletta plc € Notes 2030 S2 T1101.500-0.25
4% Cablenet Communication Systems plc Unsecured € 2030102.1100.00
4.25% Mercury Projects Finance plc Secured € 2031103.0000.49


The Government Stocks traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5% MGS 2021(I)102.490-0.07
4.8% MGS 2028 (I)136.5001.07
4.5% MGS 2028 (II)134.5000.59
4.1% MGS 2034 (I)146.0000.00
2.5% MGS 2036 (I)127.5000.00
3% MGS 2040 (I)142.500-0.18
2.4% MGS 2041 (I)131.500-0.75


The Prospects MTF bonds traded today were:

Closing Price% Change
5.75% Pharmacare Finance plc Unsecured EUR Bonds 2025-2028101.0000.00


This article, which was compiled by Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited, does not intend to give investment advice and the contents therein should not be construed as such. Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited is licensed to conduct investment services by the MFSA and is a Member Firm of the Malta Stock Exchange. The directors or related parties, including the company, and their clients are likely to have an interest in securities mentioned in this article. For further information contact Jesmond Mizzi Financial Advisors Limited at 67, Level 3, South Street, Valletta, or on Tel: 21224410, or email [email protected]