Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) broke an all-time high record of 1,563 million shares on Wednesday courtesy of World Call Telecom, which realized alone a trading volume of 707 million shares. The fresh record stands far higher than the previous record of 1,125 million trading volume at the local equity. Commenting on the development, Planning and Development Minister Asad Umar tweeted:
What Happened: The Pakistan stock market has set a record today when the traded volume was the highest ever. The stock that churned out the highest volumes was WorldCall Telecom, with a volume of 707 million. It was followed by HUM News Limited with 112 million shares and Unity Foods, with 45 million shares.
The Response: The announcement of the news was received positively by the people.
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