Category: Financials

RBI governor can not defy Finance minister: Former PM

New Delhi: The dynamic tussle between Narendra Modi-led ruling government and RBI on the autonomy of the central bank seems…

US stocks trade higher as mid-term elections begin

New York: US stocks traded higher on Tuesday as investors closely followed the country's mid-term elections. The Dow Jones Industrial…

US dollar rises amid concerns over split Congress after elections

New York: The US dollar rose slightly against other major currencies as investors remained cautious about the upcoming results of…

Sensex ends Samvat 2074 on a timid note; banking stocks fall

Mumbai: The key equity indices closed Samvat 2074 on a timid note, as the S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50…

RBI listens to government, but takes decisions only for national interest: Raghuram Rajan

New Delhi: Acknowledging that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) listened and considered all proposals of the Central government, former…

Sensex up 200 points on rupee recovery

Mumbai: Amid a slight recovery in the domestic currency and mixed global cues the benchmark Sensex gained over 200 points…

Key indices open in green

Mumbai: The 30-scrip S&P BSE Sensex on Tuesday opened in the green tracking similar global cues. Healthy buying was witnessed…

US dollar falls against most major currencies

New York: The US dollar slid against most other major currencies as investors were concerned over the volatility for global…

US stocks end mixed ahead of midterm elections

New York: US stocks closed mixed as investors got ready for the upcoming midterm elections. The Dow Jones Industrial Average…

Weak rupee, Asian markets pull key indices lower

Mumbai: A weak rupee, along with broadly negative Asian markets and profit booking, pushed the key Indian equity indices in…

SBI’s Q2 standalone net profit slumps over 40% on year

Mumbai: State Bank of India on Monday reported an over 40 per cent year-on-year decline in its standalone net profit…

Sensex down 150 points, rupee at 73

Mumbai Broadly negative Asian markets and profit booking pushed the key equity indices in the red during the afternoon session…

Sensex, Nifty trade flat post negative opening on Monday

New Delhi: Starting the week on a negative note, Nifty and Sensex on Monday traded around one-third of a percent…

Global cues, rupee dent equity indices

Mumbai: Broadly negative Asian markets, along with a slightly weak rupee and profit booking dragged the key domestic equity indices…

Tokyo shares close up, lifted by Asian markets

Tokyo: Tokyo stocks rallied on Wednesday as optimism returned to Asian markets and investors hunted bargains after recent dips, while…

Hong Kong stocks extend gains at open

Hong Kong: Hong Kong stocks rallied at the open on Thursday, extending gains of more than one percent the previous…

US stocks end lower on revived China trade angst

New York: Wall Street stocks finished lower on Friday, ending a three-day winning streak on renewed uncertainty over US-China trade…

Equity indices post sharp gains on lower crude prices

Mumbai: The Indian equity market broke its two-week losing streak with sharp gains as the Sensex reclaimed the 35,000-mark and…

Hong Kong, Shanghai end morning with more sharp gains

Hong Kong: Hong Kong and Shanghai stocks extended their rally Friday, with optimism boosted by Donald Trump's tweet that he…

Hong Kong stocks soar 4.21% on China-US trade hopes

Hong Kong: Hong Kong and mainland Chinese shares soared Friday on hopes for a resolution to the China-US trade row…