DSE, CSE gain
Commerce Reporter Key share price index at the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) gained Monday, the 2nd trading day of the week, amid continued bull run despite a daylong hartal. The DSE benchmark index, DSEX gained 11.28 points or nearly 0.23 percent to close at 4924.53 on the day. Of the 303 issues traded, 141 gained, 135 declined and 27 remained unchanged. Shares worth Tk 992.30 crore changed hands at the DSE on Monday. The day’s top 10 gainers at the DSE were RSRM Steel, Sino Bangla Industries, ACI Formulations, Peoples Leasing And Finance, BD Finance, International Leasing & Financial, First Lease Finance and Investment, BRAC Bank, City Bank, and 7th ICB Mutual Fund. The CSE key index, CSCX gained 62 points to reach 9279.89 at close on Monday. Of the 237 issues traded, 117 advanced, 102 suffered loss and 18 remained unchanged. The value of the traded issues was Tk 77.11 crore on the day.