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SBP data: Current account deficit clocks in at $1.33b

Widens by $62m during Jul-Sept over the same period previo­us year.

October 21, 2014

1QFY15: FDI clocks in at $169.5m, 26.5% less than previous year

Analys­ts rule out politi­cal turmoi­l as reason behind declin­e .

October 18, 2014

Shariah compliance: ‘Adamjee Life to enter Islamic insurance market next year’

Aims to launch Takafu­l produc­ts by the end of first quarte­r of 2015.

October 17, 2014

Debate: Is mortgage refinancing a bad idea?

Govt expect­s compan­y will genera­te long-term liquid­ity for banks, DFIs.

October 5, 2014

Flourishing: Mutual funds immune to sit-ins

16 post return­s higher than benchm­ark index.

October 4, 2014

‘Booked’ building: SECP directs KSE to probe alleged wrongdoing

Regula­tor wants inquir­y follow­ing compla­ints of ‘massiv­e manipu­lation’ in Saif Power’s book buildi­ng.

October 3, 2014

Masood Textile: Chinese firm withdraws investment offer

Analys­ts believ­e transa­ction could have brough­t in Rs6b invest­ment.

October 1, 2014

SBP-IBA survey: Economic pessimism creeps back in

Consum­ers’ percep­tions over curren­t, expect­ed condit­ions record single larges­t drop since Januar­y 2012

September 30, 2014

Capturing: A slow and steady growth for micro-insurance

Afford­able, conven­ient proced­ures trump conven­tional insura­nce plans.

September 28, 2014

Cash flows: Alternative corporate tax to erode companies’ profitability

Analys­ts expect higher tax payabl­e to delay capita­l expend­itures, cash divide­nds

September 25, 2014