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The RDA Challenge

The Roshan Digital Account (RDA) is a new initiative by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) aimed at helping overseas Pakistanis build their wealth in their homeland. Every Pakistani living abroad has some link to their homeland. Whether it is their parents they have left behind or just the plain thought of going back home…
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RDA: A Catalyst for Growth

In an amazing development for the economy and people of Pakistan, a new facility of services has been provided for overseas Pakistanis or Non-Resident Pakistanis (NRPs). This initiative of the State Bank of Pakistan allows millions of overseas Pakistanis to conduct banking transactions whether related to making payments or investing in Pakistan. For the first…
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Investing in ETFs

If you are someone who is new to investing or has little to no knowledge of the stock market, then you need an investment instrument which is in line with your risk and return objectives. If you don’t have the time to research, understand stocks, identify particular scrips, keep track of dividends or coupons &…
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PSX – A Platform for Debt Issuance and Listing

Companies can raise capital, essentially, in two main ways: through equity listing on the stock exchange or through debt issuance, i.e. by issuance of bonds independently or on the stock market or by securing loans from financial institutions such as banks. Debt security refers to a debt instrument, such as a government or corporate bond…
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News and Updates of the Week: Nov 21-Nov 28, 2020

Here’s another edition of PSX News and Highlights of the month, for July 2020. Let’s jump in and read what happened this past month in the world of finance and economics and at PSX. Nov 26, 2020 Revenue & Finance Adviser Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh informed the World Economic Forum that Pakistan had witnessed remarkable…
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