KATHMANDU, Jan 20: Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse) gained 33.03 points on Thursday to close at 2,931.34 points.
In the intraday trading of shares, the Nepse index increased by 1.14 percent on the back of a surge in average shares price of listed companies belonging to 11 out of 13 sub-groups. Except for banking and mutual funds, all the rest of sub-indices took a leap on Thursday trading. Of the gainers, indices of life-insurance, non-life insurance and development banks increased by three-digit points.
Despite a double-digit rise in Nepse index, the transaction amount stood at Rs Rs 5.77 billion. Market capitalization has reached Rs 4.14 trillion.