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CSRC releases depositary receipt rules for Shanghai-London stock connect

-- October 13, 2018 14:18:21

The CSRC has issued trial rules on depositary receipt business in the Shanghai-London stock connect programme after seeking public comment for more than a month. The rules mark an important step for...

Weekly analysis: Stocks post marginal gain

FE Report October 13, 2018 10:39:42

Stocks edged higher last week, extending the gaining streak for the second week in a row, as some investors showed their buying appetite on sector specific issues. Market insiders said most of the in...

Four cos recommend dividend up to 410 per cent

FE Report October 13, 2018 10:33:51

Four listed companies have recommended dividend between 6.0 per cent and 410 per cent last week for the year ended on June 30, 2018. The companies which recommended dividend are: Stylecraft, Genera...

Indian shares rebound; rupee gains

-- October 12, 2018 14:59:21

Indian shares rebounded nearly 2.0 per cent on Friday, as the rupee strengthened due to an overnight fall in crude prices. The rupee gained sharply to hit a one-week high at 73.62 per dollar versus i...

Asia shares bounce after rout, but sentiment fragile

-- October 12, 2018 11:56:16

Asian shares found a slightly firmer footing on Friday to set course for their first gains in two weeks, but the rout continued in Shanghai where shares hit lows last seen in 2014. Investor sentiment...

Summit Power tops DSE turnover chart

FE Report October 12, 2018 10:49:03

Top ten traded companies captured more than 40 per cent turnover of the major bourse on Thursday while Summit Power topped the list. Market insiders said the investors showed their buying appetite on...

ICB to invest Tk 15b anew in share market

FE Report October 12, 2018 10:00:41

The state-run Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) will invest at least Tk 15.0 billion afresh in listed securities to boost the country's capital market. The investment will be made in line wi...

European shares hit 20-month lows

-- October 11, 2018 16:01:03

European shares hit more than 20 months low on Thursday following a rout on Wall Street as jitters over rising US Treasury yields sparked a broad selloff of risky assets. All sectors in the markets w...

Stocks end lower after bumpy ride

FE Online Report October 11, 2018 16:00:24

Stocks inched down on Thursday after volatile trading as investors were mostly followed cautious stance amid ongoing dividend declaration session. Market operators said some investors were active on...

Asian shares slump after Wall St falls

-- October 11, 2018 12:21:17

Asian share markets were broadly lower on Thursday after Wall Street slumped on a heavy selling of technology and internet stocks. Japan's benchmark fell by an unusually wide margin of 3.9 per cent...

Stocks inch up at opening

FE Online Report October 11, 2018 11:27:31

The prices of most of the shares witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading Thursday as investors are showing their buying appetite on sector specific issues. Following the previous day’...

ICB plans to inject fresh funds into stock market

Siddique Islam October 11, 2018 11:03:52

The Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) has planned to inject fresh funds into the capital market to keep the market stable ahead of the upcoming general election. Under the move, the state-ru...

BSEC chief warns of scrapping IPO quota

FE Report October 11, 2018 10:41:06

Chairman of the securities regulator Professor M Khairul Hossain has warned different eligible investors (EIs) of 'scrapping' their IPO (initial public offering) quota if they fail to carry out stip...

Silva Pharma share jumps 190pc on debut trading

FE Report October 11, 2018 10:24:04

Silva Pharmaceuticals made a flying trade debut on Wednesday as its share price jumped 190 per cent on the first day of trading. The share traded between Tk 28.10 and Tk 38 each on the Dhaka Stock...

Stocks retreat on political uncertainty

-- October 10, 2018 15:51:58

Stocks ended marginally lower on Wednesday, snapping a two-day gaining streak, as cautious investors sold shares on political worries. Market insiders have said the investors feared the political unc...

SE Asian stocks extend losses

-- October 10, 2018 14:40:05

Southeast Asian shares extended losses on Wednesday as the investor sentiment took a hit after the IMF said risks to the global financial system could increase sharply. Philippine shares fell 1.0 p...

Asian shares mixed in mute trade

-- October 10, 2018 13:31:39

Asian shares were mixed in muted trading Wednesday amid continuing worries about trade tensions and slowing global economic growth. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0.2 per cent to 23,414.4...

Muhith seeks detail on dividend payments

FE Report October 10, 2018 13:09:18

Finance Minister AMA Muhith has sought details on the payment of dividends by 10 state-owned entities in the one decade from 2009. The government expressed resentment over the poor dividend payment...

Stylecraft recommends 410pc dividend

FE Online Report October 10, 2018 11:51:14

The board of directors of Stylecraft Ltd, a textile sector company, has recommended 410 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come during...

DSE, CSE drift lower at opening

FE Online Report October 10, 2018 11:46:22

The prices of most of the shares witnessed downward trend in early hour of trading Wednesday as investors some investors are selling shares. Market insiders said investors mostly followed cautious...

Silva Pharma makes debut today

FE Report October 10, 2018 11:23:44

Silva Pharmaceuticals has made its share trading debut on the stock exchanges today (Wednesday) under "N" category. The company's profit after tax stood at Tk 92.99 million and post-IPO earnings pe...

IPOs surge 194pc in nine months of 2018

FE Report October 10, 2018 11:14:03

Fund raising by companies through initial public offerings (IPOs) surged by 194 per cent in the nine months of this year compared to the same period of the previous year. During January-September 2...

DSE, CSE edge higher for second day

FE Online Report October 09, 2018 17:29:40

Stocks ended marginally higher on Tuesday, extending the gaining streak for the second day in a row as some investors continued their buying appetite on sector-wise sectors. Brokers said a section of...

Southeast Asian stocks fall in dull trading

-- October 09, 2018 14:38:06

Southeast Asian stock markets were subdued on Tuesday, tracking weakness in broader Asia as China allowed its currency to slip past a psychological bulwark amid sharp losses in domestic share markets....

BMBA seminar on primary mkt Thursday

FE Online Desk October 09, 2018 12:16:25

Bangladesh Merchant Bankers Association (BMBA) will hold a seminar to make retail investors aware on primary market on Thursday to celebrate World Investors Week (WIW)-2018 jointly with the investors...

Generation Next Fashions recommends 10pc dividend

FE Online Report October 09, 2018 11:40:57

The board of directors of Generation Next Fashions Ltd has recommended 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come during the annual gen...

Stocks tick up on optimism

FE Online Report October 09, 2018 11:37:57

The prices of most of the shares saw upward trend in early hour of trading Tuesday as investors continued their buying appetite on sector specific large-cap stocks. Following the previous day&rsquo...

List more cos having good fundamentals

FE Report October 09, 2018 10:25:04

Speakers at a seminar on Monday stressed the need for listing more companies having good fundamentals with the country's stock exchanges to enhance the depth of the capital market. They also laid e...

30 teams go into second round of BICM biz case competition

FE Report October 09, 2018 10:15:36

The Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM) has announced the names of selected teams for its inter-university business case competition. Top 30 teams have been selected from the online round w...

Mideast stocks mixed at opening

-- October 08, 2018 16:31:28

Most major Middle Eastern stock markets opened little changed on Monday, while Dubai’s Drake and Scull erased earlier gains to fall in heavy trade, despite approval from a majority of its shareh...