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PAGE ANNUAL 2017 (Facts & Figures)

Construction Material & Real Estate Financing (facts & Figures)

INTEREST RATES IN PAKISTAN (%) Month SBP Reverse Repo Rate SBP Repo Rate SBP Policy (Target) Rate 11-Feb-13 9.50 7.00 – 24-Jun-13 9.00 6.50 – 16-Sep-13 9.50 7.00 – 18-Nov-13 10.00 7.50 – 17-Nov-14 9.50 7.00 – 26-Jan-15 8.50 6.00 …

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Natural gas review

Hike in gas price the worst decision of present government

International studies revealed that approximately 80 percent of the world’s total proven natural gas reserves are placed in ten nations. Russia tops the list, holding about a quarter of world’s total gas reserves then comes Iran and Qatar. It has …

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Current account deficit widens in Sep 2017

Current account deficit widens in Sep 2017

Since 2000, the worldwide economic situation has been characterized by large global imbalances, in mainly elevated surpluses in the rapidly industrializing Asian states (notably China) and in northern Europe (Germany), paired with a large deficit in US. As the International …

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World Stock Markets

World Stock Markets updates

GULF MARKETS REBOUND A BIT AFTER SLIDE BECAUSE OF SAUDI GRAFT INQUIRY Gulf stock markets rebounded slightly on Thursday after a jittery week in which most dropped because of concern about Saudi Arabia’s anti-corruption purge, which could reduce Saudi fund …

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Stock market at a glance

Stock market at a glance

MARKET REVIEW Stock market remained volatile throughout the week, however the benchmark KSE100 index almost remained flattish, a decrease of 41pts WoW to 41,064pts. Political uncertainty coupled with deteriorating economic indicators has hampered the market participation as evident from a …

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Stock Watch

Stock Watch

RECOVERY WITNESSED ON MUTUAL FUNDS BUYING AS KSE-100 INDEX GAINS 372 POINTS SUMMARY SECP notification of relaxation the minimum 5 percent cash restriction for Asset Management Companies took positively by investors as Mutual Funds total buying during the week climbed …

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Stock Review

Stock Review

STOCKS RECOUP LOSSES, MUTUAL FUNDS AND INDIVIDUALS TO RAISE PARTICIPATION LEVELS During the week ended 10th November 2017, Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) recouped some of lost ground and the benchmark index inched higher to close at 41,436 points. The expectations …

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