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Stocks soar on post-Eid optimism

FE Online Report August 19, 2018 11:28:14

The prices of most of the stocks witnessed positive trend in early hour of trading on Sunday amid post-Eid optimism. Only one trading session is left before Eid-ul-Azha vacation. Following the prev...

Most MFs declare lower dividends

Babul Barman August 19, 2018 10:36:42

Majority of the mutual funds (MFs) declared lower dividends for their unit holders for the fiscal year 2017-18 due to the bearish trend in the secondary market. The trustee committees of 32 MFs, ou...

Chinese internet stock sell-off may shake faith in FANGs

-- August 18, 2018 13:19:23

A steep downturn in heavyweight Chinese internet stocks and recent weakness in half of the so-called FANG group have some investors worried that a key component of Wall Street’s near-decade long...

China regulator approves two IPO applications

-- August 18, 2018 12:13:37

The China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has approved two IPO applications, Ningbo Yongxin Optics Co. and Argus (Shanghai) Textile Chemicals Co, in the A-share market. The regulator approv...

World stocks rise on plans for trade talks

-- August 18, 2018 12:02:23

World stocks rose on Friday as news of plans for US-China trade talks soothed nerves over their tariff war, while the recovery in Turkey’s lira ran out of steam. The MSCI All-Country World inde...

Wall St ends higher on trade talk optimism

-- August 18, 2018 11:42:29

US stocks closed higher on Friday on reports of progress in trade disputes between the United States and its trading partners China and Mexico. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average...

Stocks end higher as bank shares keep gaining

FE Report August 18, 2018 10:25:25

Stocks ended higher last week that ended on Thursday as investors showed their buying appetite on large-cap stocks amid post-Eid positive expectation. Market operators said investors showed their buy...

LafargeHolcim signs deal with Delta Life Ins

-- August 18, 2018 00:19:20

An agreement has been signed between LafargeHolcim Bangladesh Limited (LHBL) and Delta Life Insurance Company Limited (DLICL) held in the corporate office of DLICL at Delta Life Tower, Gulshan-2 in th...

Japanese shares rise on possible US-China trade talks

-- August 17, 2018 13:13:47

Japanese shares rose on Friday morning as trade tensions between US-China appeared to ease and gains in US shares supported the markets sentiment, but chip-related stocks fell. Japan’s Nikkei s...

BSEC suspends share trading of three cos for 30 sessions

FE Report August 17, 2018 11:03:45

The securities regulator has suspended share trading of three companies for 30 sessions, following 'abnormal' price hikes and 'unusual' trade volumes of the stocks. The companies' share prices rose...

IFAD Autos to purchase land for expansion

FE Report August 17, 2018 10:55:33

IFAD Autos, an automobile dealer, has decided to purchase more 90 decimal of land adjacent to its factory at Dhamrai for future expansion of the company's business. The total cost of the land is Tk 1...

Asian shares gain on US-China trade talks

-- August 17, 2018 10:02:14

Asian shares won a modest reprieve on Friday after China and the United States agreed to hold their first trade talks since June next week and as the Turkish lira extended gains from its record low ea...

European shares rise on fresh trade talks

-- August 16, 2018 15:53:19

European shares inched up after China said it would hold trade talks with the US this month, spurring a risk appetite recovery, although Italian shares fell sharply as Atlantia sank. Europe’s S...

Stocks end higher as sale pressure ease

FE Online Report August 16, 2018 15:22:38

Stocks ended higher on Thursday as investors showed their buying appetite on large-cap stocks as pre-Eid sale pressure eased. The investors continued to show buying spree on largest market-cap Gram...

Sandhani Life Ins recommends 20pc stock dividend

FE Online Report August 16, 2018 12:12:06

The board of directors of Sandhani Life Insurance Company has recommended 20 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2017, said an official disclosure on Thursday. The final approv...

DSE, CSE inch up at opening

FE Online Report August 16, 2018 11:56:35

The prices of most of the stocks witnessed upward trend in early hour of trading on Thursday as pre-Eid sale pressure eased some extent. Only two trading sessions are left before Eid-ul-Azha vacation...

Formation of co to facilitate stock trading getting delayed

FE Report August 16, 2018 10:55:45

The formation of a proposed company for facilitating trades in the stock market is taking much time than expected due to delay in getting necessary approval from the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange...

Ten cos raise Tk 4.67b through IPOs in eight months

Babul Barman August 16, 2018 10:50:17

Ten companies raised an aggregate amount of Tk 4.67 billion through initial public offerings (IPOs) in the first eight months of this calendar year. Market operators said the fund raising through t...

Asian shares hit one-year low on Turkey, China worries

-- August 16, 2018 09:46:07

Asian shares hit fresh one-year lows in early trading on Thursday, while oil and precious metal prices also tumbled as Turkey’s currency crisis and fears of an economic slowdown in China fanned...

Japanese shares slip slightly

-- August 15, 2018 11:00:22

Japan’s Nikkei edged lower on Wednesday morning as profit-taking hit after the previous day’s sharp gains, though the drops were limited as the yen’s weakness against the dollar ai...

Asian shares fall despite Wall St close lower

-- August 15, 2018 10:55:53

Asian shares were mostly lower in early Wednesday despite a rally overnight on Wall Street as investors' jitters over the Turkish currency crisis eased. Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 0.4 per cent t...

BSEC allows ADN Telecom to determine IPO cut-off price

FE Report August 15, 2018 10:26:59

The securities regulator has allowed ADN Telecom to determine its cut-off price - a requirement for going public under the book building method. The approval came at a meeting at the office of the...

Top 10 cos snare 28pc turnover of DSE

FE Report August 15, 2018 10:22:08

Top 10 traded companies captured nearly 28 per cent transaction of the Dhaka bourse on Tuesday while BBS Cables topping the chart for fourth straight day. According to statistics available with the...

BSEC allows ADN Telecom to explore cut-off price for IPO

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 19:20:13

The securities regulator has allowed ADN Telecom to determine its cut-off price for going public under the book building method. The regulator has given its consent at a meeting held on Tuesday at th...

Stocks eke out some gains after early struggles

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 15:48:03

Stocks returned to the green on Tuesday after a single-day break as pre-Eid sale pressure eased some extent. Market insiders said last minutes strong buying spree on sector-wise large-cap stocks he...

Gulf stock prices rebound modestly

-- August 14, 2018 15:36:41

Gulf stock prices rebounded modestly early on Tuesday from several days of falls, as investors were encouraged to buy back cautiously with the Turkish lira. Dubai’s stock index gained 0.6 per c...

Indian shares rise in line with Asian peers

-- August 14, 2018 14:29:14

Indian shares rose on Tuesday, in line with broader Asian peers, helped by financial and technology stocks as trade anxiety stemming from a plunge in the Turkish lira showed signs of easing. Turkey&r...

Eight more mutual funds declare dividend

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 12:03:43

Trustee Committee of eight more mutual funds have declared dividend for the year ended on June 30, 2018, according to separate official disclosures on Tuesday. ICB AMCL First Agrani Bank Mutual Fun...

Stocks drift higher at opening

FE Online Report August 14, 2018 11:49:58

Stocks mostly drifted higher in early hour of trading on Tuesday as some investors are active on sector-wise stocks ahead of Eid vacation. Following the previous day’s marginal correction, th...

Asia tries to find its footing, China disappoints

-- August 14, 2018 10:12:32

Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Tuesday as tremors from the collapse of the Turkish lira ebbed, though sentiment took a fresh knock when Chinese economic data proved softer than...