KATHMANDU, Feb 10: Shares worth Rs. 1.55 billion rupees were traded in the share market this week.
According to Nepal Stock Exchange or NEPSE, a total of 4.9 million shares of 172 companies were traded, which is more than 13.31 per cent compared to the previous week. Last week, 3.4 million shares worth Rs. 1.36 billion were traded.
Nepal Bank Limited was in the leading position this week based on the amount as well as the number of shares bought and sold. A total of 469,000 shares worth Rs. 164 million of the bank was traded in the week, according to NEPSE.