Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Bangladesh Business News (BBN), the country’s first data provider, publishes economic as well as market data on daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis.

The data are collected from both government and private organisations including the Bangladesh Bank, Dhaka Stock Exchange and Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Dealers’ Association (BEFDA).

The BBN has taken the initiative to facilitate particularly the money and foreign exchange (forex) markets through providing near real-time market data to the stakeholders including banks and financial institutions.

                                                      Latest                    Previous      
Inter-bank US$-BDT rate                77.80                          77.80
BC-selling US$-BDT rate                  78.5054                     78.5244
TT-clean US$-BDT rate                   77.5054                     77.5244
Kerb market US$ rate                     78.30-78.70                78.40-78.80
Inter-bank call money rate               7.0% – 9.25%             7.0% – 9.25%
Call turnover (in billion)                      N/A                          62.07
DSE general index                           4,797.95                    4,783.21
DIBOR                                           7.8657%                    7.9723%
ALS (in billion)                                 BDT 28.62                  BDT 32.33
Reverse REPO (in billion BDT)             BDT1.85                    BDT 1.49
Forex reserve (in billion)                    $21.91                       $21.87

More data –like weekly, monthly, quarterly and annually –are also available only for the BBN’s registered users.  Please contact us through e-mail [email protected] for subscription.


BBN/SSR/AD-23Jan15-9:55 pm (BST)