A report on Dhaka Stock Exchange

Topics: Stock market, Stock exchange, Stock Pages: 16 (3213 words) Published: November 12, 2013
Intoduction

Stock or Share is the smallest part of ownership of an asset/company/firm. Stock exchange is a organized place or arrangement where the buyer and seller is broughttogether so they can buy sale their stocks/share. For example Dhaka Stock Exchange has aelectronic trading system called TESA and Chittagong Stock Exchange has an electronic tradingsystem called VECTOR. These two system work as an arrangement to help buy/sale of listed securities. The Securities and Exchange Commission is the regulatory body of Bangladesh capital market. Stock exchanges are called capital market as companies raise capital from here. SEC defines working process and rules and policies under which the stock exchanges will operate.

Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) Ltd.

The Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) is registered as a Public Limited Company and its activities are regulated by its Articles of Association rules & regulations and bye-laws along with the Securities and Exchange Ordinance - 1969, Companies Act - 1994 & Securities & Exchange Commission Act - 1993.

Brief History: The necessity of establishing a stock exchange in the then East Pakistan was first decided by the government when, early in 1952, it was learnt that the Calcutta Stock Exchange had prohibited the transactions in pakistani shares and securities. The provincial industrial advisory council soon thereafter set up an organizing committee for the formation of a stock exchange in East Pakistan. The location of the exchange it was thought should be either Dhaka, Narayanganj or Chittagong. Although incorporated in 1954, the formal trading was started in 1956 at Narayanganj after obtaining the certificates of commencement of business. But in 1958 it was shifted to Dhaka and started functioning at the Narayangonj Chamber Building in Motijheel C/A. On 1.10.1957 the stock exchange purchase a land measuring 8.75 kattah at 9F Motijheel C/A from the government and shifted the stock exchange to its own location in 1959.

Major Functions: The major functions of Dhaka Stock Exchange are: Listing of Companies.
Providing the screen based automated trading of listed Securities. Settlement of trading.
Gifting of share / granting approval to the transaction/transfer of share outside the trading system of the exchange. Market Administration & Control.
Market Surveillance.
Publication of Monthly Review.
Monitoring the activities of listed companies.
Investors grievance Cell.
Investors Protection Fund.
Announcement of Price sensitive or other information about listed companies through online.

Recent Market Information
(December 13,2012)

Date
Total Trade
Total Volume
Total Value In Taka (mn)
Total Market Capital In Taka (mn)
DSI Index
DSE General Index
2012-12-13
63056
55047550
1764.931
2345008.399
3460.71992
4088.62091
2012-12-12
70988
64648426
1995.574
2332820.280
3435.75784
4063.304
2012-12-11
62064
51380428
1602.214
2328433.499
3423.78212
4048.5947
2012-12-10
80385
57677756
2104.289
2310144.419
3390.24231
4008.83035
2012-12-09
93070
51861169
2136.242
2316514.733
3398.58582
4018.06414

Highest Score

Title
Values
Date
Total Number of Trades
389310
05-12-2010
Total Trade Volume  
301376556
03-10-2012
Total TradedValue in Taka(mn)
32495.756
05-12-2010
Total Market Capital in Taka(mn)
3680714.195
05-12-2010
DSI Index
7383.93657
05-12-2010
DSE General Index
8918.51346
05-12-2010

Weekly Report
(December 09-December 13,2012)

Particulars
This Week
Last Week
% Of Change
Daily Average Turnover In Tk.
1,920,650,451
2,302,552,800
(16.59)
Total Turnover volume
280,615,329
305,457,278
(8.13)
Daily Average Volume
56,123,066
61,091,456  

Total Howla
369,563
356,536
3.65
Daily Average Howla.
73,913
71,307

Weighted Avg. Price Earning Ratio
11.61
11.60
0.09

Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) Ltd.

The Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) began...
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