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Mideast stocks climb at opening

-- November 27, 2017 15:15:45

Most Gulf stock markets rose on Monday with Saudi Arabia getting support from Al Jouf Cement and Saudi Industrial Export Co after the companies announced an export deal with Jordan. The Saudi index c...

DSE, CSE slip into red after record gains

FE Online Report November 27, 2017 14:55:20

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) slipped into red on Monday, after hitting a record high on the previous day. Rising sharply at opening, both DSE and CSE suddenl...

ICB’s open-ended funds do the best last week

FE Online Report November 27, 2017 14:20:28

In the last week ended on 23 November 2017, the best performing open-ended fund was Fourth ICB Unit Fund, which generated 1.8 per cent return in that period. The fund outperformed the DSE Broad Index...

Zaheen Spinning installs electric substation

FE Online Report November 27, 2017 12:46:05

The board of directors of Zaheen Spinning Limited has informed that they have successfully set up electric substation which will reduce the risk of interruption in production. The board of directors...

Samsung Electronics shares drop

-- November 27, 2017 12:16:52

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s shares fell more than 4 per cent to a one-month low on Monday after Morgan Stanley cut its recommendation on the South Korean tech giant, citing concerns that a boom...

Bourses rise on bullish trend

FE Online Report November 27, 2017 11:36:06

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses saw upward trend in early trading Monday, after two indexes of the main bourse hits new all-time record high on Sunday, as enthusiastic investors conti...

National Tubes to set up galvanising plant

FE Online Report November 27, 2017 11:27:26

The Board of Directors of National Tubes Limited has decided to establish galvanising plant to provide service for different types of towers. The state-run engineering companies will establish galvan...

ASX edges up with broad-based gains

-- November 27, 2017 10:46:46

Australian shares edged up on Monday, following a positive lead from Wall Street. Financial stocks reversed losses from earlier in the session. The S&P/ASX 200 index rose 0.3 per cent or 16.25...

Pubali Bank inaugurates 458th branch in Jamalpur

-- November 27, 2017 00:49:02

Pubali Bank Limited inaugurated the 458th branch of the bank at Melandaha Bazar in Jamalpur recently. State Minister for Textile and Jute Mirza Azam MP was present as the chief guest and formally inau...

Mutual Funds’ price movements underperform DSE broad index

-- November 26, 2017 20:22:37

Despite the 0.64 per cent increase in Dhaka Stock Exchange Broad Index, DSEX, the Mutual Funds sector posted a negative price performance of (-0.33 per cent). Mutual Funds sector in Dhaka Stock Exchan...

Dhaka stocks’ record-breaking rally continues

FE Online Report November 26, 2017 17:01:53

Dhaka stocks continued to break their previous record as core index of the prime bourse hit a fresh high on Sunday since its inception in January 2013. Dealers said the market maintained the upward t...

DSEX 14.36 points up

FE Online Report November 26, 2017 14:50:19

  Stocks on Dhaka bourse witnessed a moderate rise in prices on Sunday, the first trading session of the week. DSEX, the prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), advanced 14.36 points or 0.2...

Generation Next Fashions to issue Tk 2.0b bond

FE Online Report November 26, 2017 12:48:38

The board of directors of Generation Next Fashions has intended to issue non-convertible redeemable subordinated bond of Tk 2.0 billion for 7 years for capital investment, said an official disclosure...

Mithun Knitting downgraded to ‘Z’ category

FE Online Report November 26, 2017 12:39:36

Mithun Knitting & Dyeing will be placed in ‘Z’ category from existing ‘A’ category with effect from Monday on Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) as the company has recommended no d...

Stocks see rise in early trading

FE Online Report November 26, 2017 11:34:35

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed an upward trend in early trading on Sunday as enthusiastic investors continued their buying spree on sector-wise issues. Following the previ...

Annual Banking Conference begins today

FE Desk November 26, 2017 11:11:13

The Annual Banking Conference, 2017, arranged by Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) begins today (Sunday). Governor of Bangladesh Bank Fazle Kabir will inaugurate the two-day event as the...

Wall St ends record high

-- November 25, 2017 13:00:17

Technology stocks led the S&P 500 and Nasdaq to record closing highs on Friday, with the S&P ending above 2,600 points for the first time. The S&P 500 and the blue-chip Dow Jones industri...

Jubilee USA urges stronger corporate reporting standards

-- November 25, 2017 12:35:23

Washington DC: Jubilee USA, a religious development group, asked the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) to require greater disclosure of what payments corporations make to governments where t...

Stocks gain for fourth straight week

FE Report November 25, 2017 11:04:48

Stocks witnessed yet another bullish week, extending the gaining streak for the fourth straight week, as investors continued their buying appetite on sector-wise issues amid optimism. Brokers said t...

Analysis: Stocks gain for fourth straight week

Babul Barman November 25, 2017 10:14:37

Stocks witnessed yet another bullish week, extending the gaining streak for the fourth straight week, as investors continued their buying appetite on sector-wise issues amid optimism. Brokers said t...

Southeast Asian stocks slip

-- November 24, 2017 13:26:26

Southeast Asian stock markets mostly lower on Friday, with the Philippines declining the most, as investors avoided riskier assets following a steep drop in Chinese shares in the previous session....

Mitsubishi shares plummet on data scandal

-- November 24, 2017 12:58:43

Mitsubishi Materials, a division of one of Japan's biggest conglomerates, saw shares fall by as much 11 per cent on Friday after admitting to a quality scandal. Three of its units were found to have...

Top ten cos grab 36pc turnover

FE Report November 24, 2017 11:44:11

The top 10 turnover leaders accounted for 36.2 per cent of the total transactions on the premier bourse on Thursday, with LankaBangla Finance making its way to the top of the turnover chart. The t...

Zimbabwe stocks fall $6b after military takeover

-- November 24, 2017 11:20:40

Zimbabwe’s stock market has shed $6 billion while its main index has slumped 40 per cent since last Wednesday when the military seized power leading to the fall of Robert Mugabe. The main indus...

Asia shares near 10 year peak

Reuters November 24, 2017 10:28:49

Asian shares hovered below their 10-year peak on Friday while investors viewed Chinese shares with caution after their big fall the previous day. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares ou...

Bourses remain upbeat

FE Online Report November 23, 2017 15:37:18

All indices of Dhaka and Chittagong bourses saw an increase at end of the week’s last trading session on Thursday. DSEX, the prime index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), advanced 33.18 points or...

Southeast Asian stocks mostly gain

-- November 23, 2017 14:02:58

Most Southeast Asian stock markets edged higher on Thursday, after minutes of the US Federal Reserve meeting indicated that policy tightening might not be as aggressive as previously expected. Asian...

Asian stocks clam

-- November 23, 2017 13:55:11

Asian share markets were calm Thursday after the Fed minutes largely met investor expectations that it will soon raise interest rates for a third time next month, but Shanghai stocks fell sharply. C...

Bourses marginally higher at opening

FE Online Report November 23, 2017 11:28:10

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses saw an upward trend in early trading on Thursday as optimistic investors are showing their buying appetite on sector-specific issues. Dhaka Stock Ex...

CSE, LankaBangla ink MoU on VTS

FE Report November 23, 2017 10:56:40

Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) and LankaBangla Securities signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to introduce virtual trading simulator first time in the country, a statement said. The simulato...