Published in The Banker Pakistan, March 3th, 2017.
ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) participated in the 2017 Women Entrepreneurship Conference (WECON) to spread awareness among women entrepreneurs through its investor awareness programme `Jamapunji’. The event, held at the Higher Education Commission auditorium, was attended by entrepreneurship ecosystem builders, incubators, accelerators, government bodies as well as fresh start-ups. The day-long event […]
A US team of forensic investigators, who came to probe the March 2005 stock market crash, were baffled by the ‘badla’ system of share financing and took more than two months to understand it. Badla, also termed Carry-over Transaction (COT), was a unique system of stock markets found only in the sub-continent. It played a […]
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 […]
QUETTA – State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) Governor Ashraf Mahmood Wathra on Monday criticised the stakeholders for their poor performance in Balochistan and said that statistics of financial institutions in the province were not encouraging. This parameter of enactment cannot be kept unremitting, the SBP governor said while talking to presidents and chief executive officers […]