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DSEX exceeds 4800-mark in early trading

FE Online Report February 18, 2020 11:28:50

Stocks rose steeply in the early hours of Tuesday trading sending the DSE key index above the 4800-mark, as the enthusiastic investors maintained their buying interest on selective large-cap shares....

Stocks extend gaining streak amid optimism

FE Online Report February 17, 2020 16:54:13

Stocks extended the winning streak for the fifth straight session on Monday as investors continued their buying binge on sector-wise shares. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange, continu...

Walton Hi-Tech’s IPO share bidding begins Mar 2

FE Online Report February 17, 2020 13:56:32

The bidding for discovering cut-off price for initial public offering (IPO) share of Walton Hi-Tech Industries by the eligible investors is set to begin on March 2. The electronic bidding will contin...

Stocks witness upturn at open

FE Online Report February 17, 2020 11:27:35

Stocks witnessed an upward trend in the early hours of trading on Monday as some investors kept their buying interest on sector-wise shares. Following the previous day’s sharp gain, the Dhaka S...

CIB database access: BB spurns securities regulator's request

SYFUL ISLAM February 17, 2020 09:54:56

The central bank has refused to grant the securities regulator the access to its database for scrutinising the credit record of individuals or potential bond issuers, officials said. The Bangladesh S...

DSEX exceeds 4,700-mark on heavy buying

FE Online Report February 16, 2020 16:17:54

Stocks kept soaring with the key index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) hitting two and a half months on Sunday amid growing investors’ confidence in the market. The market started on a flying...

Stocks jump at open amid soaring turnover

FE Online Report February 16, 2020 11:38:54

Stocks witnessed a sharp rise in the early hours of trading on Sunday as investors maintained their buying interest on major sectors’ shares. Market analysts the central bank’s market sup...

Islamic transactions snare 25pc of country's total banking assets

FE DESK February 16, 2020 10:56:30

At present, the market share of assets of the Islamic banking industry is around 25 per cent of the country's total banking assets. Among the top 35 jurisdictions in terms of domestic market share of...

Merchant bankers seek fiscal incentives to revamp stock mkt

FE REPORT February 16, 2020 10:17:54

Merchant bankers have suggested offering special fiscal incentives, including tax and VAT waivers, to help woo large and renowned companies to the stock market. They felt since mobilisation of funds...

Weekly review: Stocks nudge higher on BB moves

Babul Barman February 15, 2020 11:39:47

Stocks rebounded strongly in the outgoing week as investors put fresh stakes in shares thanks to the central bank's bailout package to boost the ailing capital market. Week-on-week, DSEX, the prime i...

LafargeHolcim tops turnover for fourth week

FE Report February 15, 2020 11:34:49

Ten most traded firms accounted for 24 per cent transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange last week with LafargeHolcim continuing to dominate the chart for fourth straight weeks. Market operators sa...

CSE arranges event on trading of govt securities

FE Desk Report February 15, 2020 11:31:51

Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) Limited arranged an in-house training programme on Thursday at its conference hall on "Trading of Government Securities in the Secondary Platform of the Exchange" for e...

Asian shares tick up, aim for second week of gains amid virus scare

REUTERS February 14, 2020 12:15:13

Asian shares edged up on Friday, on course to post the second straight week of gains, helped by hopes governments will make provisions to soften the impact on their economies from the coronavirus epid...

DSE to hold mock trading of treasury bonds soon

Mohammad Mufazzal February 14, 2020 11:19:21

The country's premier bourse will hold a mock trading session for listed treasury bonds soon in a move to activate the long-awaited trading of such government debt securities through bourses. The Dha...

Khulna Power lights up DSE turnover chart

FE Report February 14, 2020 11:17:28

Ten most-traded companies accounted for 24 per cent of transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Thursday, with Khulna Power Company Ltd. generating the highest turnover. Market analysts said...

Stocks extend winning streak amid rising turnover

FE Online Report February 13, 2020 16:57:46

Stocks extended the winning streak for the third straight session Thursday, with turnover hitting one-year high, amid growing investors’ confidence to the market. DSEX, the prime index of the D...

Stocks witness upturn amid rising turnover

FE Online Report February 13, 2020 11:50:18

Stocks witnessed upward trend in early hours of trading on Thursday as investors continued their buying interest on major sectors’ shares after the central bank’s liquidity support measure...

Jump in new coronavirus cases stymies stock rally

REUTERS February 13, 2020 11:33:21

Asian stock markets wobbled on Thursday while safe-havens such as the yen, gold and bonds rose as the number of new coronavirus cases and deaths in the outbreak’s epicentre jumped. China’...

SK Trims' production capacity to increase 30pc

FE Report February 13, 2020 10:39:55

SK Trims & Industries has constructed first '5.5 storied' building through IPO fund with a view to enhance its production capacity. The company's board of directors confirmed the completion of...

Shepherd generates highest turnover

FE Report February 13, 2020 10:37:54

Ten most traded firms accounted for more than 26 per cent transactions on the Dhaka Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Shepherd Industries topped the chart. Market operators said investors showed appetite...

DSE daily turnover hits 11-month high

FE Online Report February 12, 2020 16:50:10

Stocks kept gaining on Wednesday, with turnover hitting 11-month high, as enthusiastic investors put fresh stakes on stocks riding on central bank’s supportive measures. DSEX, the prime index o...

Stocks open higher amid rising turnover

FE Online Report February 12, 2020 11:22:05

Stocks witnessed upward trend in early hours of trading on Wednesday as investors are showing their buying interest on major sectors’ shares after the central bank’s liquidity support meas...

BSEC allows Delta Hospital to explore cut-off price for IPO

FE Report February 12, 2020 11:06:12

The securities regulator has allowed Delta Hospital Ltd to determine its cut-off price through eligible investors' bidding - a requirement for going public under the book building method. The approva...

Investors cheer BB moves

FE Report February 12, 2020 11:04:20

Stocks rebounded strongly on Tuesday, snapping a five-day losing streak, as investors gained confidence thanks to the central bank's latest market supportive measures. The market started on a flyin...

Green Delta Insurance declares 20pc dividend

FE Online Report February 11, 2020 19:39:28

The board of directors of Green Delta Insurance Ltd has recommended 15 per cent cash and 5.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2019, according to an official disclosure on Tue...

Stocks rebound strongly on BB moves

FE Online Report February 11, 2020 18:39:26

Stocks rebounded strongly Tuesday, snapping a five-day losing streak as the central bank’s market-supportive moves brought a ray of hope to investors. DSEX, the prime index of the Dhaka Stock E...

EPS of two-third engineering companies down in Oct-Dec

FE Report February 11, 2020 11:27:29

Earnings per share (EPS) of two-third listed engineering companies plummeted in October-December, 2019 compared to that of the same period of last year. Market operators said most of the listed eng...

Core index sheds 121 points in five days

FE Report February 11, 2020 11:24:51

Stocks witnessed a modest fall on Monday, extending the losing streak for the fifth straight session, as nervous investors continued their sell-offs on selective issues. DSEX, the prime index of th...

ELBL approves 100pc cash dividend

FE Desk Report February 11, 2020 11:23:08

The 51st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Eastern Lubricants Blenders Limited (ELBL) was held in Chattogram city recently, says a statement. Chairman of BPC and ELBL board Md. Shamsur Rahman, also a...

Divestment of shares: BSEC sits with top executives of seven SoEs next week

MOHAMMAD MUFAZZAL February 11, 2020 10:46:23

The securities regulator has stepped up its efforts to facilitate the process of divesting the shares of some selected state-owned enterprises (SoEs) in a bid to revamp the country's stock market. As...