DSEX, the benchmark index of the Dhaka Inventory Change (DSE), rose 65 factors, or 1.17 per cent, to five,647 yesterday.
On February 2, Prof Shibli Rubayat Ul Islam, chairman of the Bangladesh Securities and Change Fee (BSEC), mentioned they are going to ask the federal government to widen the hole of company taxes between listed and non-listed firms within the subsequent funds to be able to appeal to well-performing firms to the market.
Now, the typical distinction is 7.5 per cent however the inventory market regulator desires it to rise as much as 15 per cent by decreasing the tax for listed firms.
If this occurs, then listed firms’ company tax could be 17.5 per cent whereas it’s now 25 per cent, mentioned a inventory dealer.
With the company tax drop, common traders will likely be benefited because the listed firms’ internet revenue will rise and subsequently, dividend payout.
“It was the primary influencer of the final two day’s index rise,” the inventory dealer added.
The BSEC chief additionally introduced that they might maintain a highway present within the US, EU, and middle-eastern international locations to draw non-resident Bangladeshi and international traders to the inventory market.
This announcement additionally impacted the market positively, in keeping with analysts.
In the meantime, the regulator determined in a current fee assembly to permit 4 firms that had been beforehand listed within the over-the-counter market to return to the primary market.
The businesses are Tamijuddin Textile, Bangladesh Mononspool Paper Manufacturing, Paper Processing and Packaging and Mono Materials.
As the businesses’ enterprise efficiency improved, the regulator accredited the relisting, in keeping with a press launch.
Nevertheless, turnover, an necessary indicator of the market, dropped 10.2 per cent to Tk 713 crore yesterday.
Amongst main sectors, meals and allied, life insurance coverage and financial institution sectors superior whereas cement, engineering and journey and leisure sectors confronted corrections.
Jute Spinners topped the gainers’ checklist with a 9.94 per cent rise adopted by Prime Insurance coverage, Prime Finance, Sunlife Insurance coverage and British American Tobacco Bangladesh.
Beximco topped the turnover checklist with shares value Tk 85 crore altering arms adopted by British American Tobacco Bangladesh, Robi Axiata, LankaBangla Finance, and Beximco Prescription drugs.
Mir Akhter Hossain Restricted shed essentially the most, falling 9.98 per cent adopted by Energypac Energy Era, MI Cement, Matin Spinning and Robi Axiata.
On the DSE, 133 securities gained worth, 106 declined, and 116 remained unchanged.
The port metropolis bourse additionally rose yesterday. CASPI, the final index of the Chattogram Inventory Change, rose 164 factors, or 1.02 per cent, to 16,331.
Amongst 233 traded firms, 101 superior, 68 fell and 64 remained the identical.