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Dilawar Hussain

Equities nosedive by 1,024 points

Shares at the stock market came crashing down, with the KSE-100 index posting a massive loss of 1,023.94 points. Updated May 12, 2015 11:04am

Eyeing equity money

At least four new listings this year show that corporates are looking yet again at the capital market to raise money. Updated May 11, 2015 09:17am

FFBL diversifies from food to power

The company is diversifying into other areas as its core fertiliser business suffers from curtailed supply of gas. Updated May 04, 2015 08:51am

Investors’ run on ACE Securities

According to market sources, ACE Securities CEO Haroon Iqbal appears to have fled the country with investors’ Rs350mn. Updated Apr 28, 2015 10:04am

Engro CEO to step down

Ansari’s successor would be announced in the “near future”, the company said in a press statement. Updated Apr 22, 2015 09:25am

PEL’s expanding market

PEL is believed to be a major beneficiary of the government’s agenda of alleviating the energy crisis. Updated Apr 20, 2015 09:46am

Mutual funds hold Rs482 billion

Size of mutual funds industry stood at Rs482bn on March 31 down by Rs15bn, or 3pc, from Rs497bn the earlier month. Updated Apr 19, 2015 11:36am

NSS rates at 10-year low

After recent cut in policy rate by 50 basis points, rates that were already on slide further trimmed by 48 to 72bps. Updated Apr 08, 2015 09:10am

Stocks: method in madness

The Pakistani stocks’ mouth-watering returns between 2012-2014 attracted droves of investors to the capital market. Updated Apr 06, 2015 08:48am

Change in Enven’s fortunes

Engro Fertilisers’ CEO says in order to protect margins against any unforeseen disruption in the gas supply situation, Published Mar 30, 2015 06:42am

Putting faith in mutual funds

Representatives of mutual funds should not hold the position of directorship on a company’s board — investment analyst Published Mar 23, 2015 07:17am

Small market is easy to manipulate

There is wisdom in the old adage ‘stock market is a barometer of the economy’, though how well the barometer... Updated Mar 22, 2015 11:38am

Trying to dial the right number

The PTCL — once the sole provider of fixed line services — has paid-up capital of Rs51bn. Updated Mar 18, 2015 10:03am