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BSEC approves UCB bond, fines two firms

BSEC approves UCB bond, fines two firms

 FE Report 2017-12-15 12:00:00

The securities regulator imposed on Thursday an aggregate amount of penalty worth Tk 4.0 million on two brokerage firms as they opened BO (beneficiary owner) accounts and disbursed margin loans in bre...

Asian shares on course for weekly gain

Asian shares on course for weekly gain

Reuters 2017-12-15 09:55:32

Asian shares edged higher on Friday, on track for weekly gains, though sentiment was kept in check by Wall Street’s weakness on concerns about the progress of US tax reform. MSCI’s broade...

Asian stocks inch higher

Asian stocks inch higher

Reuters 2017-12-14 12:00:00

Asian stocks edged higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve delivered a much-anticipated interest rate hike but flagged caution about inflation, tempering expectations for future tightening, which...

Primary securities market seems sterile, IPO flow lowest since 2009

Primary securities market seems sterile, IPO flow lowest since 2009

Mohammad Mufazzal 2017-12-14 12:00:00

Country's primary securities market seems to be drying up as it witnessed the lowest IPOs (initial public offerings) and also smallest amount of funds raised in 2017 since 2009. According to informat...

20 cos hold AGM

20 cos hold AGM

FE Online Report 2017-12-14 12:00:00

Twenty listed companies on Thursday held their annual general meeting (AGM) at different venues where they approved declared dividends and discussed other relevant issues. Meanwhile, 109 more listed...

Stocks witness slow trend in early trading

Stocks witness slow trend in early trading

FE Online Report 2017-12-14 12:00:00

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) opened a mixed trend Thursday amid a low turnover as investors remained cautious. Following the previous day’s marginal correction...

Azam new BAPLC President,  Anis VP

Azam new BAPLC President, Anis VP

-- 2017-12-14 12:00:00

Azam J. Chowdhury, Managing Director, MJL Bangladesh Limited, and Anis A. Khan, Managing Director & CEO, Mutual Trust Bank Limited, have been elected as the President and Vice-President (VP) respe...

DSE foreign trade turnover doubles in November

DSE foreign trade turnover doubles in November

-- 2017-12-14 12:00:00

The total turnover of foreign trade in Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) almost doubled to Tk 12.53 billion in November. The amount is Tk 6.11 billion higher than the amount in the previous month. In Octo...

AMCL (PRAN) okays 32pc dividend

AMCL (PRAN) okays 32pc dividend

FE Online Desk 2017-12-14 03:30:25

Agricultural Marketing Company Limited (AMCL PRAN) organised 32nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) recently. The AGM, held at Fuzi Trade Centre of Badda in Dhaka, approved 32 per cent cash dividend for i...

BSEC yet to finalise amendment to mutual fund rules

BSEC yet to finalise amendment to mutual fund rules

FE Report 2017-12-14 03:14:40

The market prices of most of the listed mutual funds (MFs) are yet to cross their face value due to various reasons including investors' shaky confidence. For a long time, the units of the listed MFs...

Share price of Progressive Life soaring sans PSI

Share price of Progressive Life soaring sans PSI

FE Online Report 2017-12-14 01:16:39

Share price of Progressive Life Insurance Company is soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI). Within past five trading days, the life insurer’s share price jumped more than 25 per...

Share price of Shyampur, Zeal Bangla rising sans PSI

Share price of Shyampur, Zeal Bangla rising sans PSI

FE Online Report 2017-12-13 12:44:20

The stare-run two companies - Shyampur Sugar Mills Limited and Zeal Bangla Sugar Mills Limited’ share price soaring without any price sensitive information (PSI). Within last one month, the S...

DSE, CSE open positive amid slow trend

DSE, CSE open positive amid slow trend

FE Online Report 2017-12-13 11:40:30

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Wednesday amid slow movement as investors remained followed cautious stance. Following the previou...

Japanese shares edge lower

Japanese shares edge lower

-- 2017-12-13 11:17:04

Japan’s Nikkei share average edged lower on Wednesday after tech stocks lost ground as they tracked their weaker US counterparts, offsetting gains in the financial space. The Nikkei 225 Index...

S&P, Dow end record high

S&P, Dow end record high

-- 2017-12-13 11:01:36

The S&P 500 and the Dow industrials registered record closing highs on Tuesday with a boost from bank stocks as investors eyed a potential cut in US corporate taxes and continued economic growth....

Stocks slip into red with dull trading

Stocks slip into red with dull trading

FE Online Report 2017-12-13 03:11:13

Stocks backed to the red Wednesday, after a single-day break, as ongoing pessimism weighed on investors’ confidence. Brokers said the market returned to downturn amid lack of direction and pe...

Asian shares rise ahead of Fed decision

Asian shares rise ahead of Fed decision

-- 2017-12-13 01:37:57

Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to a likely US interest rate hike. The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.3 per cent to 3,289...

HK  shares firm ahead of Fed decision

HK shares firm ahead of Fed decision

-- 2017-12-13 01:26:08

The Hong Kong share market was firm on Wednesday ahead of a widely expected interest rate hike from the US Federal Reserve. The sub-index of the Hang Seng index tracking energy shares rose 0.7 per ce...

China stocks dip as financials weaken

China stocks dip as financials weaken

-- 2017-12-13 01:24:42

China stocks dipped slightly as financial shares weighed. At 04:05 GMT, the Shanghai Composite index was down 3.98 points or 0.12 per cent at 3,276.83. The blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.14...

Australian shares inch up

Australian shares inch up

-- 2017-12-13 01:22:31

Australian shares inched up to a two-week high on Wednesday as financial shares rose in line with their US peers. The real estate sector was bumped up by shopping centre company Westfield Corp after...

Consumer stocks pull down NZ shares

Consumer stocks pull down NZ shares

-- 2017-12-13 01:21:26

Consumer staples and healthcare stocks pulled down New Zealand shares on Wednesday. New Zealand shares clocked their biggest intraday loss in a week. The benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index fell 0.5 per...

Japanese stocks post modest gains

Japanese stocks post modest gains

-- 2017-12-12 12:13:07

Japanese stocks rose slightly on Tuesday morning in choppy trade supported by gains in financial stocks, mining shares and shippers, with investors on tenterhooks ahead of Fed policy meeting. The Nik...

ASX rises to two-week high, NZ falls

ASX rises to two-week high, NZ falls

-- 2017-12-12 12:03:26

Australian shares rose to a near two-week high on Tuesday, supported by materials stocks on the back of higher commodity prices, while financials extended gains into their fifth consecutive session....

Net foreign funds in stocks surge 72 per cent in Jan-Nov

Net foreign funds in stocks surge 72 per cent in Jan-Nov

FE Report 2017-12-12 12:00:00

Net foreign investment in the Dhaka bourse rose 72 per cent year-on-year in the first 11 months of 2017, as overseas investors poured more funds into stocks, anticipating positive market scenario. Ma...

Stocks rebound after four-day decline

Stocks rebound after four-day decline

FE Online Desk 2017-12-12 12:00:00

Both the Dhaka Stocks Exchange (DSE) and the Chittagong Stocks Exchange (CSE) rebounded on Tuesday after four days of declines as optimistic investors went on buying spree. DSEX, the prime index of t...

QSTML IPO subscription to begin Jan 7

QSTML IPO subscription to begin Jan 7

FE Online Report 2017-12-12 11:53:51

The initial public offering (IPO) subscription of Queen South Textile Mills Limited (QSTML) will begin on January 7 which will raise a fund worth Tk 150 million from public. The IPO subscription of...

Bourses see optimistic at opening

Bourses see optimistic at opening

FE Online Report 2017-12-12 11:35:54

Price of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading Tuesday as optimistic investors are active on sector-specific issues. Following the previous four days&rs...

Asian shares mostly lower

Asian shares mostly lower

-- 2017-12-12 01:34:29

Asian shares were mostly lower on Tuesday as investors stepped back as the markets are awaiting the Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday and the outcome of a major Chinese planning conference. Japan&...

Stocks edge up at opening

Stocks edge up at opening

FE Online Report 2017-12-11 12:00:00

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading Monday as investors are taking position on some large-cap stocks. Following the previous day’s s...

Legacy Footwear replies to DSE show-cause

Legacy Footwear replies to DSE show-cause

-- 2017-12-11 12:00:00

Legacy Footwear Limited Monday informed the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) in a query that there is no undisclosed price sensitive information (PSI) of the company for recent unusual price hike of shares....