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Company Overview of Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd.

Company Overview

Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd. operates as a stock exchange in Bangladesh. The company offers various investment products for investors, such as ordinary shares of listed companies, mutual funds, debentures, and bonds. Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd. was formerly known as East Pakistan Stock Exchange Ltd. and changed its name in May 1964. The company was founded in 1954 and is based in Dhaka, Bangladesh with branch offices in Chittagong, Sylhet, Khulna, and Rajshahi, Bangladesh.

Stock Exchange Building

9/F, Motijheel C/A



Founded in 1954


880 2 956 4601


880 2 956 4727

Key Executives for Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd.

Managing Director
Senior Vice President
Chief Technology officer
Secretary and General Manager
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd. Key Developments

Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd. Announces Executive Appointments

K. A. M. Majedur Rahman, the former managing director of the Premier Bank Ltd, joined the Dhaka Stock Exchange as managing director. Earlier on June 19, the company board of directors approved the appointment of Mr. Majedur as the managing director and sent the matter to the securities regulator Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission seeking its approval in this regard. On June 27, the securities regulator approved the appointment of the company’s new managing director at a BSEC commission meeting chaired by its chairman Prof. M Khairul Hossain. Mr. Majedur is a professional banker, who had worked both local and foreign commercial banks in his 33 years banking career. After completion of the tenure by the immediate past managing director, Prof. Dr. Swapan Kumar Bala, the post of the company’s managing director remained vacant from April 14 this year.

Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd., Annual General Meeting, Feb 12, 2015

Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd., Annual General Meeting, Feb 12, 2015., at 19:30 Bangladesh Standard Time. Agenda: To approve the reports of board of directors; to approve newly selected shareholder director; to approve and receipt of the accounts for the year 2013-14; and to consider appointment of auditors.

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