For the first time in Ukraine, in the city of Kiev, a foreign trading platform of the Uzbek Republican Commodity and Raw Materials Exchange (UZEX) has opened. The founder of the new foreign trading floor of the exchange was the Ukrainian company OO "TRADE-BB".
On 4 November 2020, a video conference at the Uzbekistan Commodity Exchange (UZEX) was held with members of the National Association of Sugar, Oil, Grain and Flour Producers of Ukraine with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, the Embassy of Ukraine in Uzbekistan and the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Ukraine.
A new record was recorded in the last trading week for the volume of cement put up for exchange sale per day, which amounted to 47,623 tonnes.
The Agency for Development of the Capital Market of the Republic of Uzbekistan continues to develop an initiative to introduce Sukuk securities as an alternative tool to attract investment.
According to the published report of the State Unitary Enterprise “Central Securities Depository”, as of 1 October, the state’s share in the authorized capital of 258 JSCs is 127.56 trillion soums at nominal value. At the same time, the Central Securities Depository itself takes into account state shares in 243 JSCs.
The Capital Market Development Agency has registered preferred shares of Kapitalbank for a total amount of 38.0 billion soums, the total number of shares is 40.0 million shares with a par value of 950 soums.
The Agency for the Development of the Capital Market (hereinafter referred to as the Agency) has published a draft resolution of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan "On measures to introduce securities based on the principles of Islamic finance."
The Capital Market Development Agency, with the support of the Ministry of Investment and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan, held the first bilateral negotiations with the Dubai International Financial Center (DIFC) headed by Mr. Arif Amiri, Director General of the DIFC department.