Institutions would take advantage of the arbitrage by moving funds between Pakistan Investment Bonds and National Savings Schemes
The market closed at its usual time with the KSE-100 index recording gains of 242 points.
Shares provided a wafer-thin return of 0.1pc, with the KSE-100 index crawling to 33,939 points on June 26...
IF the Economic Survey for 2019-20 released on June 11 painted a bleak picture of the stock market, the federal...
While the Federal Minister Hamad Azhar termed it a ‘relief budget’, investors graded the budget between “a status-quo” and “disappointing”.
The Pakistan Economic Survey points out that Covid-19 was damaging.
Successive governments have been quick to levy new taxes on individual and corporate income every time a catastrophe hit the country
Companies have the option to either scale down their production or seek a similar business entity to join forces.
Many sectors have seen heavy plunges in their earnings.
Pakistan has managed to stay on the MSCI EM Index with all three scrips retained in the latest review.
The apex regulator should have stood up to uphold the rights of the banks’ shareholders, says former SECP chairman.
PSX has asked govt to rationalise tax rate on dividends to make it equal to that on profit from debt instruments.
"We expect banking sector earnings to fall by 8pc year-on-year in 2020," analysts say.
The index is now range-bound with quick movements in and out of the 30,000-point mark.
KARACHI: A surprise rally at the stock market on Friday saw the KSE-100 index accumulate massive gains of 1,502...
A senior stock strategist says the lockdown in Sindh has already done immense damage to company earnings.
The benchmark index posted the highest-ever weekly return of 12.5pc in the last five trading sessions.
The dreaded pandemic has taken a heavy toll on global stock markets, raising the spectre of a worldwide recession
According to an official from the Pakistan Stock Exchange, companies notify such measures as “material disclosures”.
The SECP has also listed certain relaxations for capital market stakeholders.