The Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) has sent 23 companies to the newly built Small Capital Platform of the bourses from the over the counter (OTC) markets.
Twenty-nine other OTC companies would be listed from the stock market.
Seven of them are in operation which are Apex Weaving and Finishing Mills, Bangladesh Hotels, Bengal Biscuits, Gachi Hata Aquaculture Farms, Himadri, Wonderland Toys and Yousuf Flour Mills Ltd.
16 companies shifting to the Small Capital Platform. At present, they are not in operation. They are: Al-Amin Chemical, Alpha Tobacco, Amam SeaFood, Ashraf Textile Mills, Bangladesh Electricity Metre Company, Bangladesh Leaf Tobacco Company, Bengal Fine Ceramic, Bionic Sea Food Exports, Dhaka Fisheries, Excelsior Shoes, Lexco, Meghna Shrimp Culture, Raspit Data Management, Rangamati Food Products and Jago Corporation.
The existing 18 companies are already listed in DSE’s OTC market from October 1, 2020.