Dilawar Hussain

Little relief for the little guy

Institutions would take advantage of the arbitrage by moving funds between Pakistan Investment Bonds and National Savings Schemes

Published Jul 06, 2020 07:11am
Too little, too late

Too little, too late

Shares provided a wafer-thin return of 0.1pc, with the KSE-100 index crawling to 33,939 points on June 26...

Published Jun 29, 2020 07:13am
Dismay overwhelms

Dismay overwhelms

IF the Economic Survey for 2019-20 released on June 11 painted a bleak picture of the stock market, the federal...

Published Jun 15, 2020 03:51pm
No incentives for equities investors

No incentives for equities investors

While the Federal Minister Hamad Azhar termed it a ‘relief budget’, investors graded the budget between “a status-quo” and “disappointing”.

Updated Jun 13, 2020 10:04am
M&As to pick up pace

M&As to pick up pace

Companies have the option to either scale down their production or seek a similar business entity to join forces.

Updated Jun 01, 2020 09:00am
‘Unjust’ suspension of dividends

‘Unjust’ suspension of dividends

The apex regulator should have stood up to uphold the rights of the banks’ shareholders, says former SECP chairman.

Updated May 11, 2020 08:26am
Signs of lockdown fatigue

Signs of lockdown fatigue

A senior stock strategist says the lockdown in Sindh has already done immense damage to company earnings.

Updated Apr 13, 2020 08:31am
When the black swan lands

When the black swan lands

The dreaded pandemic has taken a heavy toll on global stock markets, raising the spectre of a worldwide recession

Published Mar 30, 2020 07:12am
Companies shut plants amid lockdowns

Companies shut plants amid lockdowns

According to an official from the Pakistan Stock Exchange, companies notify such measures as “material disclosures”.

Updated Mar 27, 2020 08:33am