Indices of the both stock exchanges witnessed a big jump in the first one-and-half hour of trading session on Sunday.
Market analysts said, "Investors are very optimistic seeing stable market this year under the current securities regulator."
In this session, DSEX, the key index of the Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) jumped by 155.74 points or 2.88% to 5,557.
Turnover of the DSE also jumped by 91% to Tk927.50crore during the session.
The benchmark index CASPI at the Chittagong Stock Exchange (CSE) rose by 489 points to 16,082 till 11:30 am.
Moreover, DSE Shariah index DSES gained 48.82 points to 1,290 and blue-chip index DS30 rose 88.85 points to 2,052.
During this session, 230 companies share price rose, while 82 issues fell and 46 issues price remain unchanged during the session at the DSE.