95 TRANSACTIONS WORTH AMD 889.8 MILLION EFFECTED IN 2ND Q

ARKA
Sep 2, 2008

YEREVAN, September 2. /ARKA/. National Statistical Service of Armenia
reports that 95 transactions worth AMD 889.8 million were effected
in the second quarter of this year.

The report says that transactions worth 860.5 million were effected
in the previous quarter.

According to the statistical report, transactions on corporate bonds
amounted to AMD 685.5 million, deals on government bonds AMD 195.6
million and stocks AMD 8.7 million.

13 companies underwent listing in the second quarter.

Armenian Stock Exchange (Armex) was established in 2001 as
self-regulating merger of 21 broker (dealer) companies.

In November 2007, Armex was reorganized into open joint stock company.

In January 2008, OMX (now NASDAQ OMX) is the sole owner of Armex and
Central Depository. ($1=AMD 302.44).