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Stabilising the Capital Market of Bangladesh: Addressing the Structural, Institutional and Operational Issues


  • Khondaker Golam Moazzem
  • Md. Tariqur Rahman


The capital market of Bangladesh is passing through a period of extreme volatility, uncertainty and grave crisis. This paper provides a brief review of the problems that characterise the capital market in Bangladesh; carries out a critical review of the initiatives taken till December 2011 to rescue the market and examines the implications of such measures for the market (if any); and puts forward a number of concrete recommendations towards restoration of market confidence and stability.

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  • Khondaker Golam Moazzem & Md. Tariqur Rahman, 2012. "Stabilising the Capital Market of Bangladesh: Addressing the Structural, Institutional and Operational Issues," CPD Working Paper 95, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).
  • Handle: RePEc:pdb:opaper:95

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    1. Meredith Beechey & David Gruen & James Vickery, 2000. "The Efficient Market Hypothesis: A Survey," RBA Research Discussion Papers rdp2000-01, Reserve Bank of Australia.
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    1. Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), 2012. "Analytical Review of Bangladesh's Macroeconomic Performance in FY2011-12 (Second Reading)," CPD Working Paper 98, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).

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    Capital market of Bangladesh; Probe Committee; Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC);

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