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  • Tuesday, April, 2024| Today's Market | Current Time: 04:13:34
  • Comex turnover surges by 49%, but NMCE down by 51.5%

    NEW DELHI: According to the official data released by the Forward Markets Commission (FMC) turnover of 23 commodity bourses rose by 49.38 per cent to Rs 9,04,686 crore in August this year despite low business recorded during the month at the leading exchange  MCX  and NMCE. The turnover of all the bourses amounted to Rs […]

    Opening trade Sensex jumps 100 points

    Continuing its winning streak for the fourth day on Thursday, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex shot up by 100.39 points in the opening trade, amid bullish domestic sentiment and a renewed confidence in the European market recovery after Portugal’s successful debt bond auction. The 30-share index gained 0.54 per cent to trade at 18,767.10 […]

    Rupee gains 3 paise against dollar in early trade

    The rupee on Wednesday appreciated by 3 paise to Rs 46.81 a dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market in early trade on dollar selling by banks. However, weak opening on the stock market and dollar’s strength against other currencies, capped rupee’s gain. Forex dealers said selling of dollars by banks helped rupee to strengthen, […]

    Pepper futures on upward run by Sangeeth C Cheriyan

    Pepper futures witnessed its usual high volatility Monday and went up on overseas bullish reports which activated the speculators, market sources said. Indian pepper production this year is likely to be lower because of deficient monsoon rains in Wayanad and diseases such as “yellowing of the leaf and quick-wilt”, a farmer told Business Line. According […]

    Rupee depreciates 5 paise against dollar in early trade

    The rupee on Tuesday weakened by 5 paise to 46.59 a dollar in early trade as the US currency firmed up against other major world currencies. Dealers said weakness in other Asian currencies against the dollar mainly kept pressure on the Indian rupee. However, continued capital inflows by foreign funds into equities, capped the rupee’s […]

    Sensex gains 62 pts on buying by funds

    The BSE benchmark Sensex on Tuesday gained 62 points in early trade on continued capital inflows by foreign funds. The 30-share index rose by 62.16 points, or 0.33 per cent, to 18,622.21 points. The index had gained 338.62 points, or 1.86 per cent, in the previous session. All the sectoral indices were trading in the […]

    Sensex spurts 338 pts to 31-month high

    The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Monday jumped by 338 points to close at a 31-month high on heavy buying in metal, refinery and IT stocks backed by a firming global trend. The 30-share index settled 338.62 points higher at 18,560.05 points, a level never seen after February 2008. Trading sentiment turned bullish after […]

    Rupee gains 11 paise against dollar in early trade

    The Indian rupee appreciated by 11 paise to Rs 46.53 a dollar in early trade on the Interbank Foreign Exchange on Monday, supported by fresh capital inflows by foreign funds and stronger Asian currencies against the dollar. The rupee gained 8 paise to close at two-week high of Rs 46.64/65 against the dollar in the […]

    Sensex rises 147 points on strong Asian cues

    The B SE benchmark Sensex on Monday opened about 147 points higher than the previous close, spurred by widespread buying by funds on firm Asian market trend. The 30-share index, which had lost 16.88 points in the earlier session, shot up by 146.34 points to 18,367.77 points, a raise of 0.80 per cent, in the […]

    NSE among top 2 Asian bourses with highest derivatives volume

    The country’s leading bourse, the National Stock Exchange, has been rated as one of the top two Asia-Pacific bourses, boasting the highest volume of trading in financial derivatives contracts, a report by global consultancy Celent said. The study, which examined the growing clout of Asia- Pacific derivatives exchanges worldwide, said the region’s strong economic growth […]