Published in The Banker Pakistan, April 20th, 2015.
KARACHI: The US dollar crossed another barrier of Rs106 in the open market on Monday after a gap of almost three months creating doubt regarding the stability of exchange rates achieved after the massive fluctuations around six months ago. The dollar gained about Re1 against the local currency within a couple of weeks, reflecting fast […]
KARACHI: Owing to low turnover, the index began the week on a negative note as institutional investors remained on the sidelines with holiday stagnation and not encouraged to pursue fresh positions ahead of the year-end. The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) benchmark 100-share index recorded a fall of 0.27% or 86.27 points to end at 31,906.74. Elixir […]
KARACHI: The index continued its dream run as it ended another day in the black. While late profit-taking trimmed gains somewhat, the bourse still managed an increase of 208 points as volumes clocked in over 350 million shares. At close on Wednesday, the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) benchmark 100-share index rose 0.61% or 208.20 points to […]
ISLAMABAD: 2014 proved to be a year of growth and exuberance for the Pakistani capital market. Throughout the year, the benchmark 100-index of the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) exhibited outstanding performance, touching historic levels in terms of value and volume. Pakistan ranked third in 2014 amongst the top ten best performing markets in the world. […]