Stock Exchange

KARACHI  –   Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) started the week on a positive note, with the benchmark shares index rallying 288.30 points or (0.6%) by the close of the trading session to reach 48,697 points. Market opened on a positive note and followed its previous trend as the index traded at intraday high of 348 points […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange started the week on a positive note, with the benchmark KSE-100 index gaining 288 points, or 0.60pc, by the close of the trading session to reach 48,697 points. Volumes were considerably lower than usual, with commercial banking, engineering, and power generation and distribution stocks attracting investor interest. A total of 55.82 […]

KARACHI –  Stocks continued its upward trajectory on Tuesday as the benchmark PSX shares index gained 322 points or (0.66%) by the close of the trading session to reach 49,020.21 points. Market opened on a positive note and kept its previous trend as the index traded at intraday high of 362 points and intraday low […]

KARACHI: Having plunged by nearly three per cent from its peak, the KSE-100 index started on a strong note on Wednesday. It reclaimed 228 points before profit-taking by foreign investors and mutual funds wiped out the early-session gains and the index dipped to the intraday low by 329 points. The index managed to bounce back […]

KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has started disbursing money among investors of a defaulting broker by using its share of proceeds in the sale of 40 per cent stake to Chinese investors. The PSX said on Thursday that following the instructions of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to accommodate claims of […]

KARACHI: It was a tumultuous day at the bourse, with the index experiencing a rough ride and ultimately ending negative on the back of falling crude prices. At close, the Pakistan Stock Exchange’s (PSX) benchmark KSE 100-share Index ended with a fall of 200.69 points or 0.41% to end at 49,191.75. Elixir Securities analyst Ali Raza […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has proposed rationalisation of tax on bonus shares and tax credit on enlistment at the stock exchange in its proposals for the federal budget for 2017-18. These proposals were put forth and discussed at a high-level meeting chaired by Haroon Khan, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Revenue, who […]

The Pakistan Stock Exchange ended the last trading session of the week with moderate gains, with the benchmark KSE-100 index gaining 120 points, or 0.25pc, to reach 48,409.35 points. 132.74 million shares of indexed companies changed hands in the Friday session, with a total worth of nearly Rs14.34 billion. Volumes were almost 30pc higher, while […]

KARACHI: Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) welcomed four nominees from China on Friday, as board of directors to represent the 40% stake bought by the consortium through competitive bidding in December. The new directors include Que Bo from Shanghai Stock Exchange, Zheng Hu from China Financial Futures Exchange, Yu Huali from Shenzhen Stock Exchange and Li Peng […]

An article published in India’s Economic Times newspaper states the current hunt of investors in Pakistan. It stated that with a return of over 50 per cent, the Pakistan Stock Exchange benchmark index was the best performer in Asia last year, hitting a record this January. It has mentioned that CPEC investment would equal to nearly 20 percent […]