July 26, 2021
July 26, 2021

US stock markets hit new highs, Treasury yields up

All three major US stock indexes closed at record highs on Friday after a rocky week in which investors fretted over the Delta coronavirus variant and cheered an economic recovery, while US...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Asian shares extend losses on renewed virus scare, inflation woes

Asian shares slipped again on Monday while perceived safe haven assets, including the yen and gold, edged higher as investor risk appetite was soured by fears of rising inflation and a relentless...

July 20, 2021
July 20, 2021

Stock index crosses 6,400 points for the first time

Dhaka stocks rose for a fourth consecutive day yesterday with the benchmark DSEX crossing the 6,400-point mark for the first time, bringing cheer to investors just before a five-day Eid holiday...

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Stocks continue to rise for fourth day

Dhaka Stocks continued its rally for the fourth day, with the benchmark index hitting a new level until midday.

July 19, 2021
July 19, 2021

Stock index hits all-time high

The benchmark index of Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) rose to its record high yesterday despite technical glitches halting trade at the premier bourse for around one and a half hours.

July 16, 2021
July 16, 2021

Shanta fund announces 20.5pc dividend

Shanta Asset Management has recently declared 20.5 per cent (Tk 2.05 per unit) dividend for fiscal 2020-21 for Shanta First Income Unit Fund. 

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

Asian shares down

The dollar hit three-month highs against the euro and world stocks slipped on Wednesday after a jump in US inflation fuelled expectations of a quicker end to Federal Reserve stimulus, while a drop...

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

BSEC probing abnormal prices in buy orders

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has launched an investigation to understand the circumstances behind abnormally high prices being placed in buy orders for newly listed...

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

LafargeHolcim sales, profit jump

Sales and profits of LafargeHolcim Bangladesh jumped in the second quarter of 2021 (April to June) thanks to a newly launched business of aggregate and the inclusion of new products in its portfolio.

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

Two more SMEs to go public

The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) yesterday gave the go-ahead to Oryza Agro Industries and Master Feed Agrotec to raise funds of Tk 10 crore each from the stock market...