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Trade hopes boost global stocks

-- September 15, 2018 11:41:26

World stocks hit their highest levels in over a week on Friday as expectations grew that the US and China would open new trade talks. The MSCI All-Country World index, which tracks shares in 47 co...

US stocks fall back as Trump greenlights China tariffs

-- September 15, 2018 11:29:43

Wall Street fell back on Friday after US President Trump instructed aides to proceed with tariffs on about $200 billion in Chinese products. US stocks, which had been trading marginally in positive t...

Tariffs threaten market-leading tech, consumer stocks

-- September 15, 2018 11:12:06

US technology and consumer discretionary stocks have been insulated from global trade tensions, but if another round of US tariffs on Chinese goods goes into effect, even those high-flying sectors cou...

Stocks keep losing as bank, telecom issues slump

FE Report September 15, 2018 10:30:04

Stocks extended the losing streak for the two straight weeks that ended on Thursday as cautious investors continued their selling binge on large-cap stocks. Market insiders said investors booked prof...

European shares head for best week since July

-- September 14, 2018 15:45:55

European shares headed for best week since July on Friday, technology, autos and mining stocks led the gain, after Asian markets climbed on hopes of new trade talks between the United States and China...

ML Dyeing to make trading debut Monday

FE Report September 14, 2018 13:06:44

ML Dyeing Limited will make its share trading debut on stock exchanges under "N" category on Monday next, officials said. The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) trading code for the company is "MLDYEING" and...

EIs discover share price at Tk 75

FE Report September 14, 2018 12:57:09

The cut-off price of the shares of Runner Automobiles limited has been fixed at Tk 75 each as discovered by eligible investors (EIs) through bidding under the book building method. The EIs will get t...

State minister urges RMG cos to join capital market

Our Correspondent September 14, 2018 11:59:39

Terming the readymade garment (RMG) sector as lifeline of the country's economy, State Minister for Land Saifuzzaman Chowdhury MP has urged the local RMG manufacturers to get listed with the capital m...

Trade talk plans boost Asian shares, but China shaky

-- September 14, 2018 11:58:12

Shares across most of Asia rose on Friday on expectations that the United States and China could launch a fresh round of trade talks, and as a surprisingly sharp interest rate hike in crisis-hit Turke...

Active Fine leads DSE turnover list

FE Report September 14, 2018 11:37:48

Top ten traded companies captured nearly 42 per cent turnover of the major bourse on Thursday while Active Fine Chemicals dominated the chart. Market insiders said investors were active on the Active...

Green Delta Insurance launches Digital Insurance

FE Online Report September 13, 2018 19:15:11

Green Delta Insurance on Thursday has launched its Digital Insurance, first of its kind in the country. The Non-life insurance company inaugurated the online service following a press conference at...

ML Dyeing to make trading debut Sept 17

FE Online Report September 13, 2018 19:05:56

ML Dyeing Limited will make its share trading debut on stock exchanges under “N” category on September 17, officials said. The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) trading code for the company is &...

Mideast stocks edge down at opening

-- September 13, 2018 15:43:08

Mideast stocks edged down at opening session on Thursday, the last trading day of the week, missing out on a wider emerging markets rebound. The MSCI emerging market index was up 0.9 per cent but t...

Stocks fall; DSE turnover hits record high

FE Online Report September 13, 2018 15:19:57

Stocks extended their losing streak for second day in a row on Thursday with turnover crossing Tk 10 billion-mark after two months. Market insiders said a section of investors continued their selling...

Meghna Cement recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report September 13, 2018 12:19:56

The board of directors of Meghna Cement Limited has recommended 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The annual general meeting (AG...

DSE capital gain tax likely at 5.0pc

FE Report September 13, 2018 12:01:25

There has been a reduction in capital gain tax to 5.0 per cent from 15 per cent on the Chinese funds for the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) shareholders. Finance Minister AMA Muhith declared the tax cut...

Stocks manage some gains at opening

FE Online Report September 13, 2018 11:28:11

The prices of most of the stocks on bourses witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading on Thursday investors are showing buying spree on sector specific stocks. Following the previous day’...

Top ten traded companies clinch 39pc transaction

FE Report September 13, 2018 10:41:23

Top ten traded companies captured 39 per cent turnover of the major bourse on Wednesday while Khulna Power Company topped the chart for second day in a row. Market insiders said that despite the mark...

Western Marine EGM revises rights issue proposal

Our Correspondent September 13, 2018 10:37:52

Western Marine Shipyard (WMS) held its seventh extraordinary general meeting (EGM) at the Chittagong Boat Club in the city recently with participation of general shareholders. The company's Chairman...

Asian shares win reprieve on Sino-US trade talk hopes

-- September 13, 2018 09:55:07

Asian shares won a reprieve on Thursday as news the Trump administration has reached out to China for a new round of trade talks raised hopes a deal could be struck in the bitter tariff dispute betwee...

Stocks end lower after choppy trading

FE Online Report September 12, 2018 15:56:35

Stocks ended marginally lower on Wednesday after volatile trading as cautious investors went on late hours selling binge. Analysts said the some investors went on late hours selling spree, particular...

Indian shares tick higher; rupee falls

-- September 12, 2018 15:07:25

Indian shares ticked higher on Wednesday, while the rupee fell to a fresh low, stoking fears of an interest rate hike by the central bank at its next meeting in October. The rupee continued its dec...

Get clear idea before investing in share market: PM

-- September 12, 2018 12:50:44

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has called upon the small investors not to get tempted by others while investing in the capital market but take their own decisions after knowing everything about a compan...

Asian stocks slip as China reacts to US tariffs

-- September 12, 2018 11:46:29

Asian shares fell on Wednesday as China delayed issuing licenses to American businesses hoping to operate in the country, as the threat of more trade tariffs from Washington loomed. The approach of...

Stocks drift higher on buying spree

FE Online Report September 12, 2018 11:39:05

The prices of most of the stocks on bourses witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading on Wednesday investors are showing buying spree on sector specific stocks. Following the previous day&rsq...

BSEC celebrates silver jubilee

FE Online Desk September 12, 2018 11:23:17

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) is celebrate its silver jubilee on Wednesday through a series of programmes. Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the event at Banga...

Indo-Bangla Pharma leads DSE turnover chart

FE Report September 12, 2018 10:47:17

Indo-Bangla Pharmaceuticals will allocate 20 million ordinary shares among the successful applicants as the company's IPO lottery draw was held on Tuesday. The event was held at the Institution of En...

Khulna Power leads Dhaka bourse’s turnover chart

FE Report September 12, 2018 10:31:28

Top ten companies captured more than 38 per cent transaction of the Dhaka bourse on Tuesday while Khulna Power Company Ltd (KPCL) topping the list once again. Market insiders said investors were most...

Gulf markets slip in early trading

-- September 11, 2018 17:37:24

Gulf stocks slipped in early trade on Tuesday as concerns about a further escalation in the trade war between the United States and China weighed on investors. The Saudi index was down a fractiona...

Stocks give up morning gains

FE Online Report September 11, 2018 16:34:01

Stocks gave up early gains and closed almost flat on Tuesday after volatile trading as investors mostly followed cautious stance. Market insiders said the investors followed ‘wait-and-see&rsquo...