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Al-Arafah Islami Bank recommends 17pc div

FE Online Report April 25, 2019 12:51:57

The board of directors of Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited has recommended 15 per cent cash and 2.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of the dividend wi...

Southeast Asian shares decline

-- April 25, 2019 12:45:57

Southeast Asian shares declined on Thursday, Indonesian shares fell following disappointing corporate results while the Jakarta stock index led declines in the region. Singapore stocks edged lower fr...

Shahjalal Bank recommends 10pc div

FE Online Report April 25, 2019 12:37:46

The board of directors of Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited has recommended 10 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval will come during the annual general meet...

Phoenix Insurance recommends 12pc cash dividend

FE Online Report April 25, 2019 12:30:50

The board of directors of Phoenix Insurance Company Limited has recommended 12 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of the dividend will come during the...

Stocks rise amid low trading

FE Online Report April 25, 2019 12:30:13

The prices of most of the shares on bourses witnessed upward trend in early trading on Thursday as some investors are showing their buying appetite. After DSE index hitting four-month low in the prev...

Islami Bank recommends 10pc cash dividend

FE Online Report April 25, 2019 12:24:59

The board of directors of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited has recommended 10 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of the dividend will come during the ann...

Asian shares mixed after Wall St retreats

-- April 25, 2019 11:32:06

Asian shares were mixed Thursday after US stocks closed lower, giving back some of its gains a day after the S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record highs. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 edged up 0.2 p...

BSEC yet to approve Norfund proposal to buy 10pc equity shares of MTB

FE Report April 25, 2019 10:37:53

The proposal regarding issuance of a substantial amount of shares to a foreign investment fund by Mutual Trust Bank (MTB) is yet to get regulatory approval though the bank sought permission from the B...

GP bound to pay outstanding Tk 126b: BTRC

FE Report April 25, 2019 10:34:08

Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) said the country's leading mobile phone operator Grameenphone has no alternative to paying Tk 125.79 billion (12,579 crore) dues unearthed thr...

Stocks keep losing amid low confidence

FE Online Report April 24, 2019 17:00:42

Stocks extended the losing streak for the second day in a row on Wednesday, as worried investors continued their selling binge on sector-wise shares. Market analysts said dearth of quality stocks, la...

Singer AGM approves 30pc stock dividend for 2018

FE Online Desk April 24, 2019 13:54:24

The 39th Annual General Meeting of Singer Bangladesh Ltd. was held on April 23, 2019 at the Singer Factory, Savar, Dhaka. Dr. Fatih Kemal Ebiçlioglu, Chairman, Singer Bangladesh Limited presid...

Eastland Insurance recommends 12pc dividend

FE Online Report April 24, 2019 11:20:57

The board of directors of Eastland Insurance Company Limited has recommended 7.0 per cent cash and 5.0 per cent stock dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of the divid...

Markets down in early trading

FE Online Report April 24, 2019 11:20:12

The prices of most of the shares on both bourses witnessed a downward trend in early trading on Wednesday as worried investors continued their selling binge. Following the previous day’s sharp...

ICB seeks Tk 9.0b under refinancing scheme

Mohammad Mufazzal April 24, 2019 10:40:07

The state-run Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) has sought the fund of Tk 9.0 billion which was earlier disbursed under the refinancing scheme of the capital market. The corporation has soug...

High-profile confce on structured capital market Apr 28

FE Report April 24, 2019 10:22:33

A high-profile conference titled 'local capital market infrastructure financing conference' will be held in the city on April 28. Arranged by Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI), the conf...

DSEX dips below 5,300-mark on panic sale

FE Online Report April 23, 2019 16:40:38

Stocks witnessed sharp fall on Tuesday with falling turnover as worried investors sold shares, fearing further fall. Market analysts said the finance minister’s latest remarks on capital market...

Stocks fall in early trading on selling binge

FE Online Report April 23, 2019 11:33:22

The prices of most of the shares on both the bourses witnessed a downward trend in early trading on Tuesday as cautious investors were seen on selling binge. Following the previous day’s margin...

Capital market on right track: Finance minister

FE Report April 23, 2019 09:39:04

Finance minister, AHM Mustafa Kamal, said he does not see any major problem in the prevailing trend in the capital market. "I think the (capital) market is on a right track. Ups and downs in the mark...

Jamuna Bank recommends 20pc cash dividend

FE Online Report April 22, 2019 13:08:28

The board of directors of Jamuna Bank Ltd has recommended 20 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come during the annual general meeting...

Sea Pearl Beach’s public subscription opens Tuesday

FE Online Report April 22, 2019 11:57:37

The public subscription of Sea Pearl Beach Resort & Spa Limited is set to open on Tuesday (April 23), as the company aims to raise a fund worth Tk 150 million from the capital market. The subscri...

Asia stocks firm, oil hits 5-month peak on Iran sanctions report

-- April 22, 2019 11:11:55

Asian shares were steady on Monday as investors took stock of recent data suggesting global growth may be stabilizing, while oil prices spiked on a report the US is likely to ask all importers of Iran...

Stocks end almost flat after sharp rise in previous session

FE Online Report April 21, 2019 16:42:58

Stocks ended almost flat on Sunday, after a sharp rise in the previous session, as late hours selling spree wiped out early gains. Market analysts said the institutional investors followed cautious s...

BNIC recommends 12pc cash dividend

FE Online Report April 21, 2019 16:10:18

The board of directors of Bangladesh National Insurance Company (BNIC) has recommended 12 per cent cash dividend for the year ended on December 31, 2018. The final approval of dividend will come duri...

StanChart to help improve clients’ operating efficiency

FE Report April 21, 2019 10:35:43

Lisa Robins is Global Head of Transaction Banking at Standard Chartered and a member of Corporate and Institutional Banking Management Team. Based in Singapore, she is responsible for the bank's trans...

FRC finds anomalies in companies’ financials

Mohammad Mufazzal April 21, 2019 09:45:40

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has asked all listed companies and respective auditors to prepare 'accurate' and 'truthful' financial statements. The instruction followed some inconsistencies d...

BRAC Bank, Constellation AMC sign deal

FE Online Desk April 20, 2019 13:49:13

  BRAC Bank Limited and Constellation Asset Management Company Limited have signed a Custodial Service Agreement to manage the mutual fund titled “Constellation Unit Fund”.  ...

US stocks post mixed weekly results

-- April 20, 2019 13:38:36

US equities posted mixed results for the week as Wall Street digested more quarterly earnings reports as well as a surprising settlement between two tech giants. For the week, which was shortened due...

Weekly analysis: Stocks keep losing for 12 straight weeks

Babul Barman April 20, 2019 11:14:33

Stocks extended their losing streak for the 12 straight weeks that ended on Thursday as investors continued their selling binge to avoid further loss amid ongoing gloomy market. Market analysts cited...

Six cos recommend dividend last week

-- April 20, 2019 11:09:58

The board of directors of six more companies have recommended dividend up to 700 per cent for the year ended on December 31, 2018, last week. Reckitt Benckiser: The board of directors of Reckitt Benc...

Nikkei inches up; Nintendo jumps

-- April 19, 2019 13:05:23

Japan’s Nikkei rose on Friday morning as Wall Street gains raised risk appetite and lifted cyclical stocks, while Nintendo jumped after Tencent won approval to sell its Switch console in China....