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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 70, January 28, 2018

Money Market

Parameters Current Period Earlier Period Change
Average Call Money Rate 3.86%
(Jan 24 ’18)
3.86%
(Jan 17 ’18)
Call Money Lending (Crore BDT) 5,931.00
(Jan 24 ’18)
6,313.00
(Jan 17 ’18)
6.05%
Prices Weighted Average Deposit Rate 4.90%
(Nov ’17)
4.89%
(Oct ’17)
0.01%
Weighted Average Lending Rate 9.30%
(Nov ’17)
9.39%
(Oct ’17)
0.09%
Spread 4.40%
(Nov ’17)
4.50%
(Oct ’17)
0.10%
YoY Private Sector Credit Growth 18.13%
(Dec ‘17)
19.06%
(Nov ‘17)
0.93%
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) 5.70%
(Dec ’17)
5.52%
(Dec ’16)
0.18%
Export 3,353.11
(Dec ’17)
3,092.60
(Dec ’16)
8.42%
Import (C&F) 5,222.20
(Nov ’17)
4,221.60
(Nov ’16)
23.70%
Foreign Remittance 1,167.18
(Dec’17)
958.73
(Dec’16)
21.74%
FX Reserve 32,316.92
(Jan 17 ’18)
31,381.73
(Jan 17 ‘17)
2.98%

Figures are expressed in Million US$ unless otherwise mentioned

Capital Market

Local DSEX 6,200.69
(Jan 25 ‘18)
6,122.23
(Jan 18 ‘18)
1.28%
CSCX 11,571.00
(Jan 25 ‘18)
11,391.09
(Jan 18 ‘18)
1.58%
CASPI 19,160.81
(Jan 25 ‘18)
18,868.74
(Jan 18 ‘18)
1.55%
Global Nikkei 225 23,618.56
(Jan 26 ‘18)
23,796.63
(Jan 19 ’18)
0.75%
Dow Jones Industrial Average 26,609.99
(Jan 26 ‘18)
26,009.40
(Jan 19 ’18)
2.31%
FTSE 100 7,666.35
(Jan 26 ‘18)
7,729.96
(Jan 19 ’18)
0.82%

Major Global Economic Indices

Type Country Inflation4 GDP Growth Rate1 Unemployment Rate4
G8 United States 2.10% 2.50% 4 4.10%
Great Britain 3.00% 1.50% 4 4.30% 3
Euro Zone 1.40% 2.60% 8.70% 3
Major
Trade
Partners
China 1.80% 6.80% 4 3.90%
India 5.21% 6.30% 4.76%
Germany 1.70% 2.80% 3.60% 3
Singapore 0.40% 3.10% 4 2.10%

1-Sep’17;2-Oct’17;3-Nov’17;4-Dec’17

Commodity Market

Crude Oil (Brent) [USD/bbl] 70.52 68.94 2.29%
Gold Spot (USD/t oz.) 1,349.12 1,335.10 1.05%
Wheat (CBOT) [USD/bu] 441.00 425.00 3.76%
Soyabean Oil (CBOT) [USD/lb] 32.79 32.24 1.71%

* Current Period refers to January 26, 2018 & Earlier Period Refers to January 19, 2018

Exchange Rates

EUR-USD Latest EUR to USD exchange rate was 1.2427. Previous week’s rate was 1.2243, change +1.50%.
GBP-USD Latest GBP to USD exchange rate 1.4160. Previous week’s rate was 1.3863, change +2.14%.
USD-JPY Current USD-JPY exchange rate is 108.5800. Previous week’s closing price was 110.6000, change -1.83%.
USD-AUD Current AUD to USD exchange rate 0.8110. Previous week’s rate was 0.8010, change +1.25%.

Banking News in Capital Market

  • NCCBANK: With reference to their earlier news disseminated by DSE on 12.05.2016 regarding issuance of 7 years Non-convertible, Redeemable Subordinated Bond for Tk. 400.00 crore only for raising fund to have regulatory capital support under Tier-2 category of Basel III. The Company has further informed that BSEC has accorded their consent for the same, subject to No Objection Certificate (NOC) from Bangladesh Bank.

Week in History

    • January 21, 1968 – Vietnam War: Battle of Khe Sanh: One of the most publicized and controversial battles of the war begins.
    • January 22, 2006 – Evo Morales is inaugurated as President of Bolivia, becoming the country’s first indigenous president.
    • January 23, 1998 – Netscape announced Mozilla, with the intention to release Communicator code as open source.
    • January 24, 2003 – The United States Department of Homeland Security officially begins operation.
    • January 25, 2011 – The first wave of the Egyptian revolution begins throughout the country.
    • January 26, 1992 – Boris Yeltsin announces that Russia will stop targeting United States cities with nuclear weapons.
    • January 27, 2011 – The Yemeni Revolution begins as over 16,000 protestors demonstrate in Sana’a.

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.