Investors take to streets again as stocks plunge

Share market investors took to the streets in rowdy demonstrations again on Wednesday protesting at the free fall of share prices as the Dhaka stocks plunged by 151.74 points on the day.
They shouted slogans demanding immediate resignation of the finance minister, the Bangladesh Bank governor and the Dhaka Stock Exchange

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Experts lambast govt for apathy to mend stock meltdown

Experts on Wednesday came down heavily on the government for taking no steps at all to stabilise the country’s capital market, blaming its foot-dragging over reforming the Securities and Exchange Commission and indifference to re-infuse investors with fresh confidence for the continued reign of volatility over the market for five long

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Stocks plunge to nine-month low

Protests continue for sixth straight day
Stocks continued their nosedive for the fourth consecutive session as the key index hit a nine-month low yesterday.
At the end of a four-hour trading session, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange — DSE General Index — came down to 6,052 points, marking a sharp decline of 474 points or

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Stocks plunge on rumour-driven panic selling

Share prices on the Dhaka Stock Exchange plunged on Tuesday as investors went for panic selling, driven by rumours including one on a squeeze of margin loan by the regulators.
The benchmark general index of the DSE fell by 203.25 points, or 2.72 per cent, to close at 7,280.98 points on the day after the index had lost 88.38 points on

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Investors run amok over stocks plunge

Disgruntled share market investors on Wednesday locked in scuffles with the police on the street and threw brickbats at the Dhaka Stock Exchange building in the city’s Motijheel area after the share prices dipped further and a newly-introduced circuit-breaker halted trading on the bourse.
Hundreds of angry investors came out on the road in front of the DSE building after

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