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TT-Clean: 77.1 | TK BC-Selling: 78.1
TK OD-Sight: 76.88 TK | TC-Selling: 78.1 TK

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Issue 31, April 30, 2017

Money Market

Parameters Current Period Earlier Period Change
Average Call Money Rate 3.76%
(April 27 ’17)
3.77%
(April 20 ’17)
0.01%
Call Money Lending (Crore BDT) 6,213.00
(April 27 ’17)
6,876.00
(April 20 ’17)
9.64%
Prices Weighted Average Deposit Rate 5.01%
(Mar ’17)
5.08%
(Feb ’17)
0.07%
Weighted Average Lending Rate 9.70%
(Mar ’17)
9.77%
(Feb ’17)
0.07%
Spread 4.69%
(Mar ’17)
4.69%
(Feb ’17)
0.00%
YoY Private Sector Credit Growth 15.88%
(Feb ‘17)
15.61%
(Jan ‘17)
0.27%
Classified Loan % Total Outstanding 9.23%
(Dec ’16)
10.34%
(Sep ’16)
1.11%

Major Local Economic Indices

GDP Growth Rate 7.11%
(FY ’16)
6.55%
(FY ’15)
0.56%
Inflation (12 Months Average) 5.41%
(Feb ’17)
5.44%
(Jan ’17)
0.03%
Export 3,109.76
(Mar ’17)
2,831.42
(Mar ’16)
9.83%
Import (C&F) 3,760.90
(Feb ’17)
3,353.00
(Feb ’16)
12.17%
Foreign Remittance 1,077.44
(March ’17)
1,285.58
(March ’16)
16.19%
FX Reserve 32,516.87
(April 26 ’17)
29,109.20
(April 05 ’16)
11.71%

Figures are expressed in Million US$ unless otherwise mentioned

Capital Market

Local DSEX 5,534.42
(April 27 ’17)
5,521.66
(April 20 ’17)
0.23%
CSCX 10,407.11
(April 27 ’17)
10,368.61
(April 20 ’17)
0.37%
CASPI 17,161.44
(April 27 ’17)
17,097.69
(April 20 ’17)
2.14%
Global Nikkei 225 19,196.74
(April 28 ’17)
18,620.75
(April 21 ’17)
3.09%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 20,940.51
(April 28 ’17)
20,547.76
(April 21 ’17)
1.91%
FTSE 100 7,203.94
(April 28 ’17)
7,114.55
(April 21 ’17)
1.26%

Major Global Economic Indices

Type Country Inflation4 GDP Growth Rate2 Unemployment Rate4
G8 United States 2.40% 2.00% 4.50%4
Great Britain 2.30% 2.10%4 4.70%1
Euro Zone 1.90%5 1.70% 9.50%
Major
Trade
Partners
China 0.90% 6.90%4 3.97%
India 3.81% 7.00% 3.76%5
Germany 2.00%5 1.20% 3.90%
Singapore 0.70% 2.50%4 2.30%

1– Feb ‘17; 2-Dec ’16; 3-Jan ’17; 4-Mar ‘17; 5-Apr ‘17

Commodity Market

Crude Oil (Brent) [USD/bbl] 51.73 51.96 0.44%
Gold Spot (USD/t oz.) 1,268.28 1,284.44 1.26%
Wheat (CBOT) [USD/bu] 432.25 421.00 2.67%
Soyabean Oil (CBOT) [USD/lb] 31.46 32.16 2.18%

* Current Period refers to April 21, ‘17 & Earlier Period Refers to April 14, ’17

Exchange Rates

EUR-USD Latest EUR to USD exchange rate was 1.0895. Previous week’s rate was 1.0728, change +1.5567%.
GBP-USD Latest GBP to US D exchange rate 1.2951. Previous week’s rate was 1.2817, change +1.0455%.
USD-JPY Current USD-JPY exchange rate is 111.49. Previous week’s closing price was 109.09 change +2.2000%.
USD-AUD Current AUD to USD exchange rate 0.7488. Previous week’s rate was 0.7541, change -0.7028%.

Banks News in Dailies

Banks News in Capital Market

  • JAMUNABANK: The Board of Directors has recommended 20.50% cash dividend for 2016. Date of AGM: 07.08.2017
  • ALARABANK: A meeting of the Board of Directors will be held on May 06, 2017 to consider, among others, un-audited financial statements for the First Quarter (Q1), 2017.
  • MTB: A meeting of the Board of Directors will be held on May 04, 2017 to consider, among others, un-audited financial statements for the First Quarter (Q1), 2017.
  • SHAHJABANK: The Company has informed that 16th AGM of the Company will now be held on July 05, 2017 instead of May 24, 2017
  • SHAHJABANK: Consolidated EPS was Tk. 0.51 for January-March, 2017 as against Tk. 0.38 for January-March, 2016.
  • PREMIERBAN: The Board of Directors has recommended 10% cash and 2% stock dividend for 2016. Date of AGM: 27.07.2017
  • ICBIBANK: EPS was Tk. (0.12) for January-March 2017 as against Tk. (0.11) for January-March 2016.

Week in History

  • April 22, 1948 –T Arab–Israeli War: Haifa, a major port of Israel, is captured from Arab forces..
  • April 23, 1985 – Coca-Cola changes its formula and releases New Coke. The response is overwhelmingly negative, and the original formula is back on the market in less than three months.
  • April 24, 2004 – The United States lifts economic sanctions imposed on Libya 18 years previously, as a reward for its cooperation in eliminating weapons of mass destruction.
  • April 25, 1954 –The Geneva Conference, an effort to restore peace in Indochina and Korea, begins
  • April 26, 1945 –World War II: Filipino troops of the 66th Infantry Regiment, Philippine Commonwealth Army, USAFIP-NL and the American troops of the 33rd and 37th Infantry Division, United States Army are liberated in Baguio City.
  • April 27, 1960 – Togo gains independence from French-administered UN trusteeship.

Disclaimer: This Document has been prepared and issued by R&D, DBL on the basis of the public information available in the market, sources of data believed to be reliable. All reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the facts & information stated in the Document are accurate as on the date mentioned herein..