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

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

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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 66, December 31, 2017

Money Market

Parameters Current Period Earlier Period Change
Average Call Money Rate 3.92%
(Dec 27 ’17)
3.92%
(Dec 20 ’17)
0.11%
Call Money Lending (Crore BDT) 6,421.00
(Dec 27 ’17)
7,120.00
(Dec 20 ’17)
9.82%
Prices Weighted Average Deposit Rate 4.89%
(Oct ’17)
4.90%
(Sep ’17)
0.01%
Weighted Average Lending Rate 9.39%
(Oct ’17)
9.45%
(Sep ’17)
0.06%
Spread 4.50%
(Oct ’17)
4.55%
(Sep ’17)
0.05%
YoY Private Sector Credit Growth 18.63%
(Oct ‘17)
17.80%
(Sep ‘17)
0.83%
Classified Loan % Total Outstanding 10.67%
(Sep’17)
10.13%
(Jun’17)
0.54%

Major Local Economic Indices

GDP Growth Rate 7.28%
(FY ’17)
7.11%
(FY ’16)
0.17%
Inflation (12 Months Average) 5.59%
(Oct ’17)
5.55%
(Sep ’17)
0.04%
Export 3,057.11
(Nov’17)
2,878.09
(Nov’16)
6.22%
Import (C&F) 5,342.20
(Oct’17)
4,124.70
(Oct’16)
29.52%
Foreign Remittance 1,214.75
(Nov ’17)
951.37
(Nov ’16)
27.68%
FX Reserve 32,112.45
(Dec 27’17)
32,113.64
(Dec 20’16)
0.004%

Figures are expressed in Million US$ unless otherwise mentioned

Capital Market

Local DSEX 6,244.52
(Dec 28 ‘17)
6,182.79
(Dec 21 ‘17)
1.00%
CSCX 19,649.62
(Dec 28 ‘17)
11,558.26
(Dec 21 ‘17)
0.79%
CASPI 19,268.04
(Dec 28 ‘17)
19,122.74
(Dec 21 ‘17)
0.76%
Global Nikkei 225 225 22,764.78
(Dec 29’17)
22,898.48
(Dec 22’17)
0.58%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 24,744.45
(Dec 29’17)
24,751.25
(Dec 22’17)
0.03%
FTSE 100 7,696.8
(Dec 29 ’17)
7,587.77
(Dec 22 ’17)
1.44%

Major Global Economic Indices

Type Country Inflation3 GDP Growth Rate1 Unemployment Rate2
G8 United States 2.20% 2.30% 4.10% 3
Great Britain 3.10% 1.70% 4.30%
Euro Zone 1.50% 2.60% 8.80%
Major
Trade
Partners
China 1.70% 6.80% 3.95%
India 4.88% 6.30% 4.59% 3
Germany 1.70% 4 2.80% 3.60%
Singapore 0.60% 5.20% 2.20%1

1-Sep’17;2-Oct’17;3-Nov’17;4-Dec’17

Commodity Market

Crude Oil (Brent) [USD/bbl] 66.87 65.25 2.48%
Gold Spot (USD/t oz.) 1,302.80 1,274.16 2.25%
Wheat (CBOT) [USD/bu] 427.00 424.75 0.53%
Soyabean Oil (CBOT) [USD/lb] 33.26 32.94 0.97%

* Current Period refers to December 29, 2017 & Earlier Period Refers to December 22, 2017

Exchange Rates

EUR-USD Latest EUR to USD exchange rate was 1.2005. Previous week’s rate was 1.1862, change +1.21%.
GBP-USD Latest GBP to USD exchange rate 1.3513. Previous week’s rate was 1.3363, change +1.12%.
USD-JPY Current USD-JPY exchange rate is 112.6900. Previous week’s closing price was 113.2900, change -0.53%.
USD-AUD Current AUD to USD exchange rate 0.7809. Previous week’s rate was 0.7709, change +1.30%.

Banking News in Capital Market

  • DUTCHBANGL: Board of Directors has approved the issuance of 2nd Subordinated Bond, subject to the approval of the BSEC and BB. Some features of the Bond are: Issue Size: Tk. 5,000.00 million. Objective: Increasing the Tier 2 Capital to meet the capital requirement under Basel III and to strengthen the regulatory capital base of the Bank. Nature of the instrument: Unsecured, Non-Convertible, Subordinated Bond, Mode of Placement: Private Placement, Tenure: 7 years.

Week in History

    • December 24, 1969 – The oil company Phillips Petroleum made the first oil discovery in the Norwegian sector of North Sea.
    • December 25, 1991 – Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as President of the Soviet Union (the union itself is dissolved the next day). Ukraine’s referendum is finalized and Ukraine officially leaves the Soviet Union.
    • December 26, 2009 – China opens the world’s longest high-speed rail route, which links Beijing and Guangzhou.
    • December 27, 2007 – Former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated in a shooting incident.
    • December 28, 1948 – The DC-3 airliner NC16002 disappears 50 miles south of Miami.
    • December 29, 2006 – UK settles its Anglo-American loan, post-WWII loan debt.
    • December 30, 2006 – Former President of Iraq Saddam Hussein is executed.

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.