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  • Tuesday, August, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 04:00:33
  • SEBI allows brokers to use internet

    The Securities and Exchange Board of India, SEBI, has allowed registered brokers providing internet based trading in shares, to use wireless technology including mobile phones and laptops. In a circular SEBI has said that the stock exchange should ensure that the broker complies with the requirements of secure access, encryption and security of communication.

    Russia opens Asia sea route

    Russia has opened a shortcut northern sea route from Europe to Asia across the Arctic, reasserting itself as the dominant power in the strategic mineral-rich region. A Russian tanker, escorted by powerful nuclear icebreakers, successfully skirted the icebound Arctic coastline of Russia with a load of gas condensate for China. The 114,564-tonne tanker Baltica is […]

    Gold Ends a Tad Higher, Weekly Gain 0.7 Percent

    Gold futures on the COMEX Division of the New York Mercantile Exchange closed a tad higher on Friday, after seesawing most of the session. The prices were caught between the rally in U.S. dollars and the macroeconomic jitters prompted by comments from U.S Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. Silver advanced, but platinum ended moderately lower. […]

    BSE Sensex stands 68 points in red a short while ago

    The Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange fell 66 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 18,161 in opening trade today. Remaining subdued, the Sensex stood 68 points, or 0.4 per cent in the red, at 18,159, a short while ago. Key stock indices in Japan, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and South Korea were trading mixed […]

    IDBI Fortis Life Insurance is Now IDBI Federal Life Insurance

    Mumbai(Business Wire India): IDBI Fortis Life Insurance Co Ltd, in association with Federal Bank, has changed its name to IDBI Federal Life Insurance Co Ltd, in association with Ageas. The company has completed all legal formalities for change of name and has already obtained the approval of the Registrar of Companies and Insurance Regulatory and […]

    Nalco Opens New Corporate Office and Technical Support Center in India

    Pune: (Business Wire India): Nalco , providing essential expertise for water, energy and air, today opened a new corporate office and research and development facility in Pune, India. The $8.5 million, 60,000-square foot facility will serve as the headquarters for sales, marketing and supply chain operations for NLC Nalco India Ltd. as well as house […]

    Govt rules out ban on iron ore exports

    The Centre on Thursday rejected demand for ban on iron ore export, but said states need to take stringent steps to prevent illegal mining. “Merely because state governments are not able to prevent and stop illegal mining, we should not ban export of iron ore,” Mines Minister B K Handique said while replying to a […]

    State bank of Indore to officially merge in SBI today

    State bank of Indore will officially merge in State bank of India today. State bank of Indore have about 470 branches across the country. Now they will be part of SBI and customers of State bank of Indore could avail all the facilities available to SBI customers. The account numbers of customers of State bank […]

    Rupee gains 14 paise against dollar in early trade

    The rupee on Thursday appreciated by 14 paise to 46.76 a dollar in early trade on fresh capital inflows by foreign funds into equities.  The dollar weakened against major Asian currencies, which also supported the rupee sentiment, dealers said.  Increased capital inflows into equities by foreign funds mainly provided support to the rupee, they said. […]

    Weak global trends drag Sensex down by 98 points

    The BSE benchmark Sensex on Tuesday ended lower by nearly 98 points, led by Sterlite Industries, with investors preferring to stay away from risky assets amid weak global cues. In tandem with weak world markets, the 30-share barometer of the BSE closed lower by 97.76 points, or 0.53 percent, at 18,311.59. The National Stock Exchange’s […]