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BSEC allows ADN Telecom to explore cut-off price for IPO

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 19:20:13

The securities regulator has allowed ADN Telecom to determine its cut-off price for going public under the book building method. The regulator has given its consent at a meeting held on Tuesday at th...

Stocks eke out some gains after early struggles

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 15:48:03

Stocks returned to the green on Tuesday after a single-day break as pre-Eid sale pressure eased some extent. Market insiders said last minutes strong buying spree on sector-wise large-cap stocks he...

Gulf stock prices rebound modestly

-- August 14, 2018 15:36:41

Gulf stock prices rebounded modestly early on Tuesday from several days of falls, as investors were encouraged to buy back cautiously with the Turkish lira. Dubai’s stock index gained 0.6 per c...

Indian shares rise in line with Asian peers

-- August 14, 2018 14:29:14

Indian shares rose on Tuesday, in line with broader Asian peers, helped by financial and technology stocks as trade anxiety stemming from a plunge in the Turkish lira showed signs of easing. Turkey&r...

Eight more mutual funds declare dividend

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 12:03:43

Trustee Committee of eight more mutual funds have declared dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures on Tuesday. ICB AMCL First Agrani Bank Mutual Fun...

Stocks drift higher at opening

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 11:49:58

Stocks mostly drifted higher in early hour of trading on Tuesday as some investors are active on sector-wise stocks ahead of Eid vacation. Following the previous day’s marginal correction, th...

Asia tries to find its footing, China disappoints

-- August 14, 2018 10:12:32

Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data proved softer than...

Small Capital Board in the offing

FE Report August 13, 2018 22:22:10

A Small Capital Board will be formed soon to facilitate small capital companies to raise funds through initial public offerings (IPOs). Chairman of Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC...

“Reliance One” Mutual Fund declares 11pc dividend

FE Online Report August 13, 2018 17:36:43

The Trustee Board of “Reliance One” the first Scheme of Reliance Insurance Mutual Fund has declared 11 per cent cash dividend based on net income for the year ended on June 30, 2018, said...

DSEX dips below 5,400-mark as Eid near

FE Online Report August 13, 2018 16:06:25

Stocks ended lower on Monday, with core index of the major bourse dipping below 5,400-mark, as investors opted for booking profits on sector-wise stocks. Brokers said the market witnessed correction...

Novartis Bangladesh approves 20pc cash dividend

FE Online Desk August 13, 2018 16:01:07

The board of directors of Novartis (Bangladesh) Limited has approved 20 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The approval of the dividend came during the 45th Annual Genera...

SE Asian stocks low as Indonesian shares plunge

-- August 13, 2018 12:40:19

Southeast Asian share markets were mostly lower on Monday as Indonesian shares plummeted in their worst drop in nearly two years as emerging market currencies faced a deep selloff. The Turkish lira a...

Eastern Bank to issue Tk 5.0b bond

FE Online Report August 13, 2018 12:18:11

The board of directors of Eastern Bank Ltd has unanimously decided to issue non-convertible subordinated bond of Tk 5.0 billion, said an official disclosure on Monday. The bank is going to issue the...

Apex Tannery recommends 40pc dividend

FE Online Report August 13, 2018 12:12:53

The board of directors of Apex Tannery Limited has recommended 40 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, said an official disclosure on Monday. The final approval of dividend w...

Stocks inch up amid low turnover

FE Online Report August 13, 2018 11:42:17

The bourses inched up amid amid low trading activities in early hour of trading on Monday as some investors active on sector-wise stocks. Following the previous day’s flat ending, the Dhaka S...

Runner Automobiles' IPO bidding to begin Sept 10

FE Report August 13, 2018 10:45:48

The bidding for discovering cut-off price for Runner Automobiles IPO shares under the book-building method is set to begin on September 10. Institutional bidding is a must for a company intends to...

Top ten companies grab 25pc turnover of DSE

FE Report August 13, 2018 10:43:15

Top 10 traded companies captured more than 25 per cent transaction of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) on Sunday with BBS Cables dominating the chart. According to statistics available with the DSE,...

Asian shares, euro trampled as Turkish rout spreads

-- August 13, 2018 09:41:38

Asia share markets skidded and the euro hit one-year lows on Monday as a renewed rout in the Turkish lira infected the South African rand and drove demand for safe harbours, including the US dollar, S...

Stocks end flat amid choppy trading

FE Online Report August 12, 2018 16:39:23

Stocks finished almost flat on Sunday after choppy trading as investors were active both sides of trading fence ahead of Eid-ul-Azha. Analysts said the some investors sold shares while some were acti...

Stocks witness downturn in early trading

FE Online Report August 12, 2018 11:53:02

The prices of most of the stocks witnessed a downward trend in the early hour of trading on Sunday amid pre-Eid sale pressure. Brokers said a section of investors preferred to take some profits ahead...

Seven go to 'Z' category within two to seven years of listing

Mohammad Mufazzal August 12, 2018 10:43:45

Some seven companies have been shifted to 'Z' category within two to seven years of listing due to poor performance. The prices of the stocks, barring one, presently remain below the face value of Tk...

229 students receive Mercantile Bank scholarship

-- August 11, 2018 21:00:54

FE ReportBangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir on Saturday asked the students to prepare themselves as responsible and worthy citizens to serve the nation through proper education and probity. The BB G...

Global equities little change

-- August 11, 2018 12:05:46

A plunge in the Turkish lira rocked global equities and emerging markets on Friday and fear of further fallout sent investors scurrying for safety in assets like the yen and US government bonds. Eu...

US stocks slip amid Turkey woes

-- August 11, 2018 11:22:01

Wall Street slipped on Friday as a deepening economic crisis in Turkey dragged on bank stocks and triggered fears that it could spread to other global economies. A drop in technology shares added to...

Stocks end flat as investors reshuffle portfolio

FE Report August 11, 2018 10:29:55

The capital market passed a flat week that ended Thursday as investors mostly rebalanced their portfolio after quarterly earnings declaration. Analysts said the market finished almost flat as a se...

Most of the major sectors suffer losses

FE Report August 11, 2018 10:28:11

Most of the sectors faced correction last week that ended on Thursday with telecommunication sector sustained a big hit after quarterly earnings declaration. Of the 19 sectors listed with the Dhaka S...

Nikkei slips as chip sector tumbles

-- August 10, 2018 11:53:50

Japan’s Nikkei fell on Friday morning as semiconductor-related shares tumbled after Morgan Stanley downgraded its view on the US chip sector. The Nikkei share average dropped 0.4 per cent to...

Asian shares down following Wall St losses

-- August 10, 2018 11:46:23

Asian shares were lower on Friday, tracking losses on Wall Street, despite the release of data showing Japan's economy resumed its longtime expansion in the last quarter. Japan's Nikkei 225 index los...

Asian shares down on trade anxiety

-- August 10, 2018 10:35:06

Asian stock markets fell on Friday amid heightened global trade tensions, while currency markets were whipsawed by a searing selloff in Russia’s rouble after the United States slapped new sancti...

Company profile: bKash witnesses steady growth

Mohammad Mufazzal August 10, 2018 10:33:07

Mobile Financial Service (MFS) operator bKash has exhibited a steady growth in number of customers and transactions during last five years. The BRAC Bank subsidiary also registered steady growth in...