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Trustee seeks regulator's view to decide MF's fate

Trustee seeks regulator's view to decide MF's fate

FE Report 2018-04-08 10:50:52

The trustee of Grameen One: Scheme Two, a closed-end mutual fund (MF), has sought regulatory opinion to decide their position regarding continuation, or liquidation, or conversion of the fund. The mo...

Global stocks slide; equity markets tumble

Global stocks slide; equity markets tumble

-- 2018-04-07 11:32:10

Global stocks slipped on Friday while crude oil and equity markets tumbled after US President Donald Trump upped the ante in a trade dispute with China. MSCI’s gauge of worldwide equity indexes...

US stocks plunge on trade war worries

US stocks plunge on trade war worries

-- 2018-04-07 11:20:40

US stocks plunged on Monday as investors fled technology stocks amid resurgent trade war worries, with key indexes trading below their 200-day moving averages. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 4...

Six cos recommend dividends last week

Six cos recommend dividends last week

FE Report 2018-04-07 10:39:19

Six more listed companies, including three banks, recommended dividend last week ranging between 10 per cent and 30 per cent for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The companies are: Premier Bank...

Core index sees biggest single-week gain since 2013 on Dhaka bourse

Core index sees biggest single-week gain since 2013 on Dhaka bourse

Babul Barman 2018-04-07 10:16:57

The prime index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) soared 4.35 per cent last week, the biggest single-week gain since its inception in January 2013. Market operators said the enthusiastic investors sh...

Secondary trading of t-bills, bonds declines in February

Secondary trading of t-bills, bonds declines in February

FE Online Report 2018-04-06 13:02:08

Secondary trading of the treasury bills and bonds declined in February, according to the latest statistics of the central bank. In terms of the turnover volume, it was down by 55 million to Tk 5.56 b...

Asian shares turn higher amid US threat

Asian shares turn higher amid US threat

-- 2018-04-06 11:59:35

Asian share markets mostly turned higher on Friday amid the worries about the Trump administration’s latest threats of yet more tariffs on Chinese imports. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225...

Nikkei edges up in choppy trading

Nikkei edges up in choppy trading

-- 2018-04-06 11:55:34

Japanese stocks edged up in choppy trading on Friday morning as the perceived safe-haven yen rose after US President Donald Trump warned of further tariffs on China. Japan’s Nikkei share rose 0...

Indo-Bangla Pharma IPO process hinges on court

Indo-Bangla Pharma IPO process hinges on court

FE Report 2018-04-06 11:48:28

The subscription to the IPO (initial public offering) of Indo-Bangla Pharmaceuticals Limited, which was supposed to start from Sunday, will remain suspended until resolution of a stay order on the p...

Intraco Refueling Station to hold IPO lottery Apr 17

Intraco Refueling Station to hold IPO lottery Apr 17

FE Report 2018-04-06 11:45:39

The initial public offering (IPO) lottery of Intraco Refueling Station will be held on April 17 to allocate 30 million ordinary shares among the successful applicants, officials said. The lottery p...

Stocks end week on high note

Stocks end week on high note

FE Online Report 2018-04-05 15:42:33

Stocks finished the week’s last session on a positive note Thursday as optimistic investors went on late hours buying spree on sector-wise issues. Market insiders said the bourse ended higher a...

Indian shares rise over 1pc on global cues

Indian shares rise over 1pc on global cues

-- 2018-04-05 15:08:03

Indian shares rose on Thursday, tracking global equity markets that recovered after fears of a Sino-US trade war eased, with metal stocks such as Hindalco Industries Ltd and banks such as ICICI Bank L...

Monno Stafflers share hits two-year high sans PSI

Monno Stafflers share hits two-year high sans PSI

FE Report 2018-04-05 12:24:16

The share price of Monno Jute Stafflers is soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI) as the company's price surged further by 7.50 per cent Wednesday. In last five trading days, the compa...

Stocks mixed in skittish trading

Stocks mixed in skittish trading

FE Online Report 2018-04-05 11:26:10

Stocks on both bourses witnessed mixed trend in early trading on Thursday as investors are active both sides of trading fence. Following the previous day’s flat movement, the Dhaka Stock Exch...

Asia shares bounce from two-month lows

Asia shares bounce from two-month lows

-- 2018-04-05 11:16:42

Asian shares bounced from two-month lows on Thursday as world equities recovered from a selloff triggered by escalating Sino-US trade tensions, with investors hoping a full-blown trade war between the...

BRAC Bank records 35pc profit growth in 2017

BRAC Bank records 35pc profit growth in 2017

FE Desk 2018-04-05 10:56:16

BRAC Bank has recorded a growth of nearly 35 per cent in year-on-year consolidated net profit in 2017 over last year. The bank reported a consolidated net profit after tax of BDT 5,498 million in 201...

Standard Bank recommends 10pc stock dividend

Standard Bank recommends 10pc stock dividend

FE Online Report 2018-04-05 10:48:53

The board of directors of Standard Bank Limited has recommended 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The final approval of the...

Premier Bank recommends 15pc stock dividend

Premier Bank recommends 15pc stock dividend

FE Online Report 2018-04-05 10:47:59

The board of directors of Premier Bank Limited has recommended 15 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The final approval of the dividend will come during the annual gener...

HC stays Indo-Bangla Pharma IPO for six months

HC stays Indo-Bangla Pharma IPO for six months

FE Report 2018-04-05 10:27:38

The High Court (HC) has stayed the IPO (initial public offering) process of Indo-Bangla Pharmaceuticals Limited for six months as four directors of the company are 'loan defaulters' as guarantors, a j...

DSE, CSE end flat after bumpy ride

DSE, CSE end flat after bumpy ride

FE Online Report 2018-04-04 15:53:05

Stocks ended almost flat Wednesday with turnover falling further as investors were active on both sides of the trading fence. Analysts said the market ended flat after high volatility as a section of...

Asian shares mixed in early trading

Asian shares mixed in early trading

-- 2018-04-04 12:30:25

Asian shares were mixed in early trading Wednesday as investors pondered the latest volley of tariff measures and threats between the US and China. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 dipped 0.1 per cent...

Japanese stocks edge lower in choppy trading

Japanese stocks edge lower in choppy trading

-- 2018-04-04 12:24:38

Japanese stocks slipped slightly on Wednesday morning in choppy trade as the stronger yen soured sentiment, offsetting gains in some automakers after their strong US sales numbers. The Nikkei dropp...

Bourses see upward trend in early trading

Bourses see upward trend in early trading

FE Online Report 2018-04-04 12:19:03

The prices of most of the stocks saw upward trend in early trading Wednesday, as investors are active on specific stocks encouraged by the government’s steps to ease the ongoing liquidity crun...

DSE backs corporate tax cut demand

DSE backs corporate tax cut demand

FE Report 2018-04-04 12:10:14

The government is willing to reduce the corporate tax rates in line with the proposals coming from various quarters. "The government wants to slash the corporate tax rates, but it's not certain when...

Takaful Insurance recommends 11pc dividend

Takaful Insurance recommends 11pc dividend

FE Online Report 2018-04-04 11:13:35

The board of directors Takaful Insurance has recommended 5.0 per cent cash and 6.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017, said an official disclosure on Wednesday. The final...

HC asks eight to surrender over 1996 stock scam

HC asks eight to surrender over 1996 stock scam

-- 2018-04-03 17:22:34

The High Court has ordered eight directors of two companies to surrender before the trial court in two cases filed over the 1996 share market scam. The HC bench of Justice Md Rais Uddin passed the or...

Stocks retreat on profit booking

Stocks retreat on profit booking

FE Online Report 2018-04-03 15:46:18

Stocks drifted lower Tuesday, snapping a three-day winning streak, as risk-averse investors opted to book quick gain. Market operators said the market returned to the red as retail investors went f...

Sensex, Nifty fall amid global selloff; banks gain

Sensex, Nifty fall amid global selloff; banks gain

-- 2018-04-03 15:06:28

Indian shares edged lower on Tuesday tracking global peers, with gains in state-run lenders such as State Bank of India being capped by losses in tech stocks such as Wipro. Investor sentiment was sub...

Beximco Pharma completes acquisition of Nuvista Pharma

Beximco Pharma completes acquisition of Nuvista Pharma

FE Online Report 2018-04-03 13:05:00

Beximco Pharmaceuticals has completed accusation of 85.22 per cent stake in Nuvista Pharma to strengthen its position in hormones and steroids segments. “The board of directors of Beximco Pharm...

Asian stocks slip for second day

Asian stocks slip for second day

-- 2018-04-03 11:56:32

Asian shares slipped for a second day Tuesday amid jitters about US-Chinese trade tensions and mounting public scrutiny of technology companies. Most of the Asian markets declined. The dollar tempo...