LETTER OF TRANSMITTAL
Lecturer, Department of Accounting
Victoria Govt. College, Comilla
Here is the term paper on “A Study on Capital Market in Bangladesh”. I have worked on the various aspects on this matter. I am very grateful to you for giving me this exposure, for achieving tremendous real life experience during the work.
I put the best of my performance on it. I gratefully thank you for the part of your experience, knowledge and views you shared with me and outside the class room.
I pray and hope that you would be kind enough to accept the report and obliged there by.
Md. Shah Paran
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At the beginning, I would like to pay my gratitude to the almighty God for giving me the ability to work under all circumstances and time constraints. Then my deepest gratitude and appreciation goes to my academic supervisor- Sheuli Akhter, Lecturer, Department of Accounting, Victoria Govt. College, Comilla, who selected topic and proposal that approved by the honorable vice chancellor and gave a comprehensive idea in compiling this project. Without her guidance and assistance, this work would not have been possible for me to complete.
I would like to thank the authority of “Dhaka Stock Exchange” to give me the valued opportunity to do my internship in their prestigious organization. The experience and knowledge gained at Sonali Bank, helped me immensely to address and understand all the elements related to my report, which I otherwise would not have understood so well. My sincere gratitude and special thanks to my supervisor at Sonali Bank, Mr. Shajib, Director of “Department of Finance” for his absolute support, co-operation and encouragement that he extended to me from the very first day.
Alongside, I would also like to thank Mr. Alauddin, Lecturer, Kasba T. Ali College, who had helped me out despite having a very busy schedule. He made sure in every way that I acquire the best possible exposure and knowledge during my tenure as an Intern.
A capital market is a market for securities (debt or equity), where business enterprises (companies) and governments can raise long-term funds. It is defined as a market in which money is provided for periods longer than a year, as the raising of short-term funds takes place on other markets (e.g., the money market). The capital market includes the stock market (equity securities) and the bond market (debt). Financial regulators, such as the UK’s Financial Services Authority (FSA) or the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), oversee the capital markets in their designated jurisdictions to ensure that investors are protected against fraud, among other duties.
Capital markets may be classified as primary markets and secondary markets. In primary markets, new stock or bond issues are sold to investors via a mechanism known as underwriting. In the secondary markets, existing securities are sold and bought...