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Brief review of banking sector in Pakistan

Performance review of the banking sector

Well-organized liquidity management must be the primary focus of any state’s banking sector; however, this has gained presently more importance in Pakistani banking sector. Pakistan’s economists have predicted that further Public Sector Development Program (PSDP) and China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) …

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Banking in Pakistan (Facts & Figures)

Oil & Gas (Facts & Figures)

CREDIT/LOANS CLASSIFIED BY BORROWERS *(Million Rupees) Description 15-Jun 16-May 16-Jun May-17P 1. Credit to Government Sector (A+B) 7265070.09 7885069.559 8109480.9 8882141.539 A. SBP Credit to Government Sector (Net) 1987950.397 1586876.265 1454172.5 2320920.118 B. Scheduled Banks Credit to Government Sector (Net) …

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Market Indicators

Market Indicators

PAKISTAN MARKET INDICATORS EXCHANGE RATES CURRENCY ACTIVITY Friday 2-Jun Friday 9-Jun Friday 16-Jun Friday 23-Jun Friday 7-Jul Friday 14-Jul DOLLAR Buying 106.25 106.05 106.05 106.15 106.5 106.6 Selling 106.55 106.35 106.35 106.45 106.8 106.9 POUND Buying 135.5 136.75 135 133.5 …

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Stock Review

Stock Review

PSX INDEX TAKES BRIEF RESPITE AS POLITICAL ANARCHY LIKELY TO SHUN INVESTORS Political uncertainty negatively impacted Pakistan’s equities market. The benchmark index of Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) touched a low of 43,043 points, but finally managed to close the week …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

INDEX RECOVERS AFTER DROPPING TO YEAR’S LOWEST LEVEL SUMMARY Stock exchange remained under the influence of joint investigation team (JIT) report throughout the week as it was presented on Monday to the Supreme Court. The political scenario developed during the …

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Stock market at a glance

Stock market at a glance

MARKET REVIEW The week started off on a positive note as market participants initially interpreted the JIT report to be not as damaging. However, index shed 4.7% next day as more clarity emerged on discrepancies identified in evidence provided by …

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World Stock Markets

World Stock Markets updates

PAKISTAN STOCKS TAKE 554-POINT GAIN AMID LOW TURNOVER The stock market posted a slight recovery to end its three-day losing streak on Friday, and close the week on a positive note, albeit on low turnover. Overall, trading volumes fell to …

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