It is no coincidence that the Pakistani stock exchange benchmark index rose 150 per cent in the past four years, Asia's best performing stock market for US dollar investors. ... Local mutual funds also hold 12 per cent in cash, dry powder for another.
India is expected to retain its position as the top remittances receiving country, with its diaspora set to pump in a whopping USD 65 billion in the year 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday. Ahead of the annual meeting of the International Monetary.
Despite the financial crisis, the Arab Spring in the Mena region and the Euro crisis, the majority of investors and asset managers still believe that performance and efficiency ... representing a 49 per cent rise. Mutual funds dominated in 2014 with.
quot;Tata Steel Ltd has been declared as the winner of Prime Minister's trophy for ' Best Performing Integrated Steel Plant' in the country for the performance years 2014- 2015 and 2015 - 16. This makes it the third consecutive-year for the firm to be.
The equity allocations of mutual funds towards liquor and home appliance companies have reached the highest since at least 2015 , as a campaign by policy makers to cut excessive liquidity from the financial system prompts investors to seek cheaper.
With Canada's small-cap market dominated by downtrodden energy and materials stocks, fund managers that specialize in the sector are looking further afield. Sentry Small/Mid Cap Income Fund , the country's top performing small-cap fund with assets of .
Our last tranch of Islamic Active Allocation Plan, i.e. Al-Ameen Active Allocation Plan VIII broke all records of IPO in the industry and generated phenomenal AUMs of Rs5.3 billion which is by far the highest IPO closing made by any AMC in Pakistan for.
The Indian mutual fund industry is still at a nascent stage of growth with less than 4% of the population invested in mutual funds . Demonetisation has accelerated the shift from physical savings to financial savings and assets under management of the.
HDFC Prudence Fund has seen its corpus jump 106 per cent from 8,618 crore to 17,775 crore, while ICICI Pru Balanced Fund has seen its corpus rise 318 per cent from 1,773 crore to 7,413 crore and DSP BlackRock Balanced Fund has seen its assets rise .
KARACHI: AKD Opportunity Fund was the best-performing equity fund last year, as it posted an annualised return of 19.72% in 2015. An equity fund is a kind of mutual fund that ... Speaking to The Express Tribune, National Asset Management (acting) CEO.
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On a net basis, non- performing assets (NPAs) of the bank fell to 3.71 per cent from 4.24 per cent in December quarter and 3.71 per cent in the corresponding quarter last year. Some of the holdings of ... With an 18.80 per cent year-on-year growth in.
According to the data provided by MUFAP ( Mutual Funds Association of Pakistan ), conventional equity funds gave an average return of 3.4 percent compared to 2.6 percent return of KSE-100 index. The top performing fund in this category was HBL Energy .
Their study concluded that funds with a low Active Share and high management fees, what we now call closet index funds , should be avoided at all costs. The best performing funds were those with the highest Active Score and they significantly.
Out of the 20 equity funds currently in operation, 11 of them meet this minimum fund size requirement. PHOTO: FILE. KARACHI: The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) has remained highly volatile during the first quarter of calendar year 2016 (Q1CY16.