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Stocks see higher trend at opening

Stocks see higher trend at opening

FE Online Report 2018-03-22 11:35:38

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading on Thursday as optimistic investors went on buying binge on sector-wise stocks. After witnessing t...

Asian shares mixed after Fed rate hike

Asian shares mixed after Fed rate hike

-- 2018-03-22 11:08:55

Asian shares were mixed on Thursday after US stock indexes finished with small losses following the Federal Reserve’s hike in interest rates. The Federal Reserve raised interest rates, as inv...

DSE's strategic partnership: Beijing for no politicisation

DSE's strategic partnership: Beijing for no politicisation

Mir Mostafizur Rahman 2018-03-22 09:50:34

China said it expects Bangladesh's relevant authorities would not 'politicise" the issue of China's planned strategic investment in the Dhaka bourse. "…this is a completely commercial investme...

DSEX dips below 5,600-mark again

DSEX dips below 5,600-mark again

FE Online Report 2018-03-21 15:39:53

Stocks witnessed a major correction Wednesday with key index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) fell below 5,600-mark once again after nine months. Market operators said the retail investors went fo...

Telenor to sell assets in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to PPF Group

Telenor to sell assets in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to PPF Group

FE Online Desk 2018-03-21 13:52:39

Telenor has entered into an agreement to sell its assets in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) to PPF Group for EUR 2.8 billion (around NOK 27 bn) on an enterprise value basis, said a statement. Th...

Social media stocks tumble over regulation fears

Social media stocks tumble over regulation fears

-- 2018-03-21 12:31:13

Shares of Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat-owner Snap fell further on Tuesday as Wall Street fretted over potential regulatory scrutiny that could hobble the business of the social networks. Facebook l...

Amazon tops Alphabet

Amazon tops Alphabet

-- 2018-03-21 12:04:37

Amazon.com became the second most valuable publicly listed US company on Tuesday, surpassing Google parent Alphabet Inc for the first time. Amazon shares finished up 2.69 per cent at $1,586.51, for a...

SE Asian stock markets mostly gain

SE Asian stock markets mostly gain

-- 2018-03-21 11:49:13

Southeast Asian stock markets mostly rose recovered on Wednesday ahead of the US Federal Reserve's rate decision and outlook, while the Philippines shares extended its losses to six months. Singapo...

Stocks see downturn at opening

Stocks see downturn at opening

FE Online Report 2018-03-21 11:23:36

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses saw downturn in early hour of trading Wednesday as investors continued their selling binge amid ongoing dividend declarations. Following the previou...

Investors in Asian trading cautious ahead of Fed decision

Investors in Asian trading cautious ahead of Fed decision

-- 2018-03-21 11:00:06

A hush settled over financial markets on Wednesday as investors anticipated a quarter point hike in the Federal Reserve’s policy rate and awaited guidance on how many more to expect this year, w...

UCB recommends 10pc dividend

UCB recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report 2018-03-21 10:57:38

The board of directors of United Commercial Bank (UCB) has recommended 10 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The final approval of the dividend will come during the ann...

BSEC forms body on proper functioning of OTC

BSEC forms body on proper functioning of OTC

FE Report 2018-03-21 10:50:34

The securities regulator has formed a five-member committee to make recommendation on the development of OTC (over-the-counter) market of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE). The committee was formed on Tuesd...

Stocks extend losses amid choppy trading

Stocks extend losses amid choppy trading

FE Online Report 2018-03-20 16:47:19

Stocks extended the losing streak for the second day in a row on Tuesday as risk-averse investors continued their selling spree on sector-wise stocks. Brokers said fresh concern over major bourse&rsq...

DSE election underway

DSE election underway

FE Online Report 2018-03-20 12:37:52

The election for the post of a shareholder-director of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) started at 10:30am on Tuesday as a director set to retire this year. The election will be continued till 4:00pm witho...

Stocks see lower in early trading

Stocks see lower in early trading

FE Online Report 2018-03-20 11:41:36

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading Tuesday as investors are on selling mood. Brokers said investors’ confidence dented as the s...

Facebook sees $37b fall in value after data controversy

Facebook sees $37b fall in value after data controversy

-- 2018-03-20 11:37:45

Social media giant Facebook, reported a dramatic fall of share value, the sharp decline wiped $37 billion off the firm's value, as it faces questions from US and UK politicians about its privacy rules...

Asian stocks slip after US technology drop

Asian stocks slip after US technology drop

-- 2018-03-20 10:45:07

Asian stocks slipped Tuesday, as pessimism followed an overnight drop in New York amid a rout in technology companies. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 dropped nearly 1.0 per cent in morning trading to 2...

Nikkei edges down in midmorning trade

Nikkei edges down in midmorning trade

-- 2018-03-20 10:35:38

Japanese shares dropped in midmorning trade on Tuesday as local tech stocks tracked their US counterparts’ declines on Wall Street, which knocked other sectors into negative territory. The Ni...

Chinese consortium's bid: Regulator asks DSE to submit revised proposal

Chinese consortium's bid: Regulator asks DSE to submit revised proposal

FE Report 2018-03-20 09:59:28

Bangladesh's stock-market regulator finally expressed its inability to approve Chinese consortium's bidding offers for being strategic partner of the country's premier bourse. The securities regulato...

DSE to elect director today

DSE to elect director today

FE Report 2018-03-20 09:38:03

The election for the post of a shareholder-director of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) will be held today (Tuesday) as a director set to retire this year. This year, Md Shakil Rizvi, managing director o...

DSEX dips below 5,700-mark again

DSEX dips below 5,700-mark again

FE Online Report 2018-03-19 15:41:51

Stocks witnessed a major correction on Monday with key index of the prime bourse dipped below the 5,700-mark once again on selling spree. Market operators said the small investors went for booking...

Japanese shares drop to one-week low

Japanese shares drop to one-week low

-- 2018-03-19 12:23:20

Japanese shares dropped on Monday as investors responded to opinion polls showing falling support for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe amid a cronyism scandal that has gripped the country. The Nikkei slippe...

Stocks see lower in dull trading

Stocks see lower in dull trading

FE Online Report 2018-03-19 11:59:36

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading on Monday as investors mostly followed cautious stance. Following the previous day’s flat mo...

National Housing Finance recommends 19pc div

National Housing Finance recommends 19pc div

FE Online Report 2018-03-19 10:25:55

The board of directors of National Housing Finance & Investment has recommended 19 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The final approval of the dividend will come d...

Asian shares in the red as nervous markets await Fed

Asian shares in the red as nervous markets await Fed

-- 2018-03-19 09:36:15

Asian share markets slipped into the red on Monday as caution gripped investors in a week in which the Federal Reserve is likely to hike US interest rates and perhaps signal that as many as three more...

Markets end flat after bumpy ride

Markets end flat after bumpy ride

FE Online Report 2018-03-18 15:51:24

Stocks ended flat on Sunday after volatile trading as investors were active on both sides of the fence throughout the session. Market operators said some investors preferred to book profits on stocks...

ACI Motors to sign manufacturing deal with Yamaha Motors

ACI Motors to sign manufacturing deal with Yamaha Motors

FE Online Report 2018-03-18 12:49:33

ACI Motors is going to sign a manufacturing agreement with Yamaha Motors Company Limited, Japan, as its parent company ACI Limited gave a nod about this at a meeting of its board of directors on Satur...

Singer BD recommends 100pc cash dividend

Singer BD recommends 100pc cash dividend

FE Online Report 2018-03-18 11:46:25

The board of directors of Singer Bangladesh Limited has recommended 100 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017. The final approval of the dividend will come during the annua...

IPO subscription of Intraco Refueling begins

IPO subscription of Intraco Refueling begins

FE Online Report 2018-03-18 11:29:31

The initial public offering (IPO) subscription of Intraco Refueling Station started today (Sunday) which will raise Tk 300 million from the public under the fixed price method. The IPO subscription o...

Investors active on sector-wise issues

Investors active on sector-wise issues

FE Online Report 2018-03-18 11:23:17

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Sunday as some investors remained active on sector-wise issues. Following the previous week’s...