Category: Financials

Global equities mostly gain, weak pound lifts British stocks

New York: Global stock markets mostly rose Friday, with London's equity market benefiting from a weaker pound, as optimism on…

NSE ties up with London Stock Exchange for dual listing of masala bonds

Mumbai: The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) on Friday said it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with…

Weak rupee, credit crisis worries drag equity market down 3% over week

Mumbai: Persistent depreciation in the Indian rupee and high crude oil prices coupled with concerns over credit crisis dragged the…

US stocks close mixed amid data

New York: US stocks ended mixed on Friday after a robust session as investors digested a slew of economic data.…

US dollar ticks up on weaker pound

New York: The US dollar rose on Friday due to the drop of British pound from continuous difficulties in Brexit…

Sensex swings 1,500 points, closes 280 points lower

Mumbai: High volatility, following a likely credit crisis in the infrastructure lending and development sector, dragged the market in the…

Sensex recovers from day’s low, still trades 500 points lower

Mumbai: Amidst highly volatile trade, the key Indian equity indices slumped, with the S&P BSE Sensex losing over 1,000 points…

Equity indices open in green, Sensex gains 280 points

Mumbai: The key Indian equity indices opened on a positive note on Friday tracking firm global cues, with the S&P…

US dollar weakens on improving risk appetite

New York: The US dollar slipped on improving risk appetite and expectation of possible early end of monetary tightening by…

US stocks trade higher amid economic data

New York: US stocks traded on an upbeat note on Thursday as investors were digesting a slew of economic data.…

European equities stabilise at open

London: Europe's main stock markets opened Thursday on a stable note, with London's benchmark FTSE 100 index virtually unchanged at…

Hong Kong stocks squeeze out fresh gains

Hong Kong: Hong Kong stocks edged up Thursday on lingering hopes China and the United States will eventually reach an…

Stocks aim higher in ‘hesitant’ tone

London: Stock markets mostly advanced Thursday but with investors cautious amid the global trade war, dealers said. "European stock markets…

SBI posts should be open to executives of nationalised banks, says AIBEA official

Chennai: Executive Directors (ED) of the nationalised banks should be considered for the post of Deputy Managing Directors (DMD) in…

Government hikes interest rates on small savings like PPF, NSC for the last quater

A relief for savers fro the government. Small saving schemes such as Public Provident Fund (PPF), National Savings Certificates and…

Hong Kong, Shanghai stocks push further ahead by close

Hong Kong: Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks rallied on Wednesday, buoyed by optimism that China and the United States will…

US stocks mostly higher as trade fights churn

New York: Wall Street stocks were mostly higher early Wednesday, taking a broadly benign view of lingering trade fights, including…

Rupee fall temporary, long-term path stable: Top official

New Delhi: As the rupee keeps falling to new lows, a top government official on Wednesday said it was a…

Weak global cues subdue equity indices; banking stocks down

Mumbai: Weak global cues on the back of escalation in trade tensions subdued equity indices during the afternoon trade session…

Markets open on high note on Wednesday

Mumbai: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Wednesday opened on a positive note during the morning session of the trade.…