Turnover and Volume

DSE bourse has closed the month of April with a strong performance. Compared to themonth of March the current month has recorded a TZS 16.5Bln ($7.14Mln) equity turnover,more than triple the TZS 5.15Bln($2.23Mln) turnover that was generated on the previousmonth. The number of shares traded also doubled the 7.7million shares that traded in Marchto trade over 21 million shares in April1.

Market Capitalization and Indices

As opposed to the previous month the bourse kept on a low profile this month, where theoverall sentiment was bearish. The two main Indices tracking all shares and domestic sharesDSEI and TSI declined month to month. The DSEI went downby 3.64% while the TSIdeclinedby mere 20bps.See ‘Table 1 Equity Market Performance’.