Table 14.5 : NUMBER OF SHARES TRADED, TURNOVER AND MARKET CAPITALIZATION, BY MONTH, 2006 - 2008  
  No. of Shares Turnover ('000)   Market Capitalization ('000,000)
Month 2005 2006 2007 2008 2005 2006 2007 2008 2005 2006 2007 2008
Total 3,722 1,952 80,893 138,819 2,771 1,457 17,068 34,758 - -  
Monthly Average 310 163 6,741 11,568 231 121 1,422 2,897 - -
January 183                253                  90          12,944 112 211 52 2,833 1,547          1,069.4              820.5       2,503.1   
February 402                294                  32          25,928 288 144 49 5,651 1,398          1,125.7              814.4       2,619.0   
March 177                268                  13          20,819 131 209 25 4,372 1,529          1,258.1              820.5       2,167.8   
April 291                145                629          24,270 230 49 163 5,369 1,504          1,287.6          1,341.7       2,694.9   
May 323                126            1,020          35,710 159 68 281 10,461 1,559          1,258.2          1,757.4       3,370.2   
June 162                  24            5,753          11,083 105 24 1,167 4,047 1,611          1,237.9          2,061.7       3,082.1   
July 81                196          18,717            1,693 65 167 3,555 458 1,589          1,080.1          1,984.3       2,942.7   
August 252                342            5,693            2,093 177 326 1,193 565 1,615              816.8          2,662.6       2,542.9   
September 471                  46          15,492            1,229 324 38 3,341 276 1,396              842.8          2,787.2       2,669.0   
October 254                141          13,233                649 248 84 2,962 182 1,374              838.0          2,658.6       2,509.4   
November 166                  80          13,307            1,509 140 91 2,836 358 1,086              755.6          2,713.9       2,371.9   
December 960                  37            6,914                892 794 47 1,444 186 1,113              766.8          2,681.7       2,246.1   
Source: Capital Market Development Authority.
       Number of Shares Traded      
2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
January 188 183 253 90       12,944   
February 91 402 294 32       25,928   
March 273 177 268 13       20,819   
April 229 291 145 629       24,270   
May 40 323 126 1,020       35,710   
June 253 162 24 5,753       11,083   
July 417 81 196 18,717         1,693   
August 865 252 342 5,693         2,093   
September 256 471 46 15,492         1,229   
October 147 254 141 13,233            649   
November 472 166 80 13,307         1,509   
December 90 960 37 6,914                 892