Retirement of SECP insurance commissioner may bring uplift to a halt.
Conducts eighth open market operation since start of fiscal year.
Biggest one-day fall occurs on Monday since February 2009, according to Bloomberg.
Gap widens to $454m as opposed to $125m during corresponding month of previous year.
Value decreases 60 paisa to close at Rs100.30 in inter-bank market.
Investments clocks in at $24m in July, 80% less than amount received during the same month of preceding fiscal year
Positive response to ABAD expo has raised expectations of foreign investment.
Drop in credit off-take comes in backdrop of historic increase in loans.
Declares interim cash dividend of 25%, EPS increases to Rs8.29.
Benchmark index sheds 1,309 points, volatile trading expected .