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    Stocks recover lost ground in 2017 but questions remain

    HM Murtuza | Updated at 11:22pm on December 30, 2017

    The surge of the country’s capital market key index, DSEX, by 23 per cent in the year 2017 helped investors to cheer a bit in...

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    BSEC plans to ensure transparency in listed cos’ boards

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:55pm on December 29, 2017

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission has drafted revised corporate governance guidelines for the listed companies of the stock exchanges to ensure transparency in the...

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    IDB decides to sell off stake in Northern Jute

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:54pm on December 29, 2017

    Jeddah-based Islamic Development Bank has taken a decision to sell off its entire stake in Northern Jute Manufacturing Company Limited at the prevailing market price...

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    Foreign investment at DSE rises by 27.16pc in 2017

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49pm on December 28, 2017

    The net overseas investment at the Dhaka Stock Exchange increased by 27.16 per cent or Tk 364.16 crore in 2017 compared with that in the previous...

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    Dhaka stocks end year on high note, rise for 3rd day

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:37pm on December 28, 2017

    Dhaka stocks soared on Thursday, the last trading session of this year, with an increase in share prices of two-thirds of the traded scrips as...

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    Lafarge Surma keeps Dhaka stocks afloat

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:04pm on December 27, 2017

    Dhaka stocks increased on Wednesday despite a decline in the share prices of around two-thirds of the traded scrips as a number of multinational companies,...

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    Wata Chemicals’ MD fined for breaching securities rules

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:43pm on December 26, 2017

    The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday fined Wata Chemicals Limited managing director Nazrul Islam Tk 5 lakh for breaching securities rules...

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    Dhaka stocks inch up after 3-day fall

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:26pm on December 26, 2017

    Dhaka stocks inched up on Tuesday ending a three-day losing spell despite a fall in the share prices of most of the traded scrips as...

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    Banks lead stock market bull run in 2017

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:37pm on December 25, 2017

    Banks led the capital market bull run in the outgoing year as investors injected huge amount of funds in the financial scrips with an expectation...

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    Loan disbursement time extended to March 31

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:53pm on December 24, 2017

    Time for loan disbursement from the capital market refinancing scheme has been extended by three more months to ensure full utilisation of the fund...