KATHMANDU, Feb 5: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) escalated by 96.76 points last week.
In four day trading, the secondary market surged 105.55 points on Sunday, which was followed by a drop of 13.48 points on Monday after the investors rushed to book profit. Nepse Index again registered a gain of 19.28 points on Tuesday. The market that remained closed with public holiday on Wednesday dropped by 14.60 points on Thursday finally closing at 2,876.74 points.
The transaction volume throughout the week stood at Rs 26.65 billion, down from Rs 28.97 billion of the previous week. The market capitalization increased to Rs 4.065 trillion from Rs 3.928 trillion.