Govt bonds over-subscribed; FIIs put in bids worth Rs 6,657 cr
May 18, 2015 at 20:23 | Source:
New Delhi: Signalling robust demand for government bonds, an auction of debt securities worth Rs 2,684 crore attracted bids that were more than twice the amount from overseas investors.The auction was held today at National Stock Exchange's e-bid pla...
Sebi talks tough as board deadline on quota for women directors nears
Mar 20, 2015 at 18:54 | Source:
Mumbai: Corporate India's "shameful" failure to appoint enough women directors ahead of a deadline set by regulators for 1 April will result in "very serious" consequences for firms, the head of the Securities and Exchange Board o...
Sensex plunges 535 points; banking, IT, capital goods stocks tank
Mar 09, 2015 at 14:46 | Source:
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), plunged 535 points or 1.82 percent in Monday's late afternoon trade session as banking, capital goods and information technology (IT) stocks plummeted.The wi...
Not just NSE: Global stock exchanges too want to set up shop in GIFT City
Mar 03, 2015 at 15:51 | Source:
As Modi's pet project, India's first International Financial Services Centre (IFSC), GIFT City, inches closer to reality in Gandhinagar, a slew of global exchanges are looking to set up shop there in order to offer Indian investors the products and s...
Budget 2015 effect: Sensex jumps 209 points, Nifty up 63 points at open
Mar 02, 2015 at 11:41 | Source:
Mumbai: Continuing its rising streak for thethird straight session, the benchmark BSE Sensex rose 209points in early trade today on sustained buying by funds andretail investors on growth-oriented proposals in the Budget.The 30-share index, which had...
NSE plans to set up international exchange in Gujarat
Feb 27, 2015 at 00:30 | Source:
MUMBAI (Reuters) - The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has agreed to set up an international exchange at a planned special economic zone in Gujarat, the exchange said on Thursday. The international bourse will offer trading in equities, interest rates ...
Indian share markets to open on budget day on Feb. 28
Feb 20, 2015 at 23:15 | Source:
MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's share markets will open for regular trading hours on Saturday, Feb. 28, when the government is due to unveil a much- anticipated budget for the fiscal year starting in April, the country's two main exchanges said on Friday....
Nifty Changes: DLF, JSPL to be replaced by Yes Bank and Idea Cellular
Feb 20, 2015 at 18:31 | Source:
Mumbai: Realty major DLF and Naveen Jindal-led Jindal Steel & Power will be dropped from the National Stock Exchange's benchmark index Nifty from 27 March.At the same time, telecom firm Idea Cellular and private sector lender Yes Bank would be i...
NSE to auction government bonds worth Rs 617 cr on 23 Feb
Feb 19, 2015 at 19:27 | Source:
New Delhi: Leading bourse National Stock Exchange (NSE) will auction government debt securities worth Rs 617 crore for overseas investors next week, whose total investment has crossed 99 per cent of the permitted limit.The auction would be conducted...
Sensex gives up early gains, slips into negative on profit-booking
Feb 19, 2015 at 12:20 | Source:
Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex failed to hold its initial gains and slipped into the negative territory by falling over 155 points in late morning trade as funds and retail investors indulged in profit-booking.After rising nearly 150 points in earl...
Sensex up 111 points in early trade as consumer durables lead gains
Feb 19, 2015 at 11:35 | Source:
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Thursday was trading 110.74 points or 0.38 percent up as consumer durables stocks surged.The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was...
Sensex up 92 points in morning trade as capital goods stocks surge
Feb 18, 2015 at 11:33 | Source:
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), Wednesday was trading 92.58 points or 0.32 percent up as capital goods stocks surged.The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also t...
Sensex gains 41 points in fifth day of rise, eyes glued on Greece
Feb 16, 2015 at 21:27 | Source:
Mumbai: After surging over 200 points in early trade, the benchmark Sensex pared some gains on caution ahead of crucial Greek debt talks and ended with a slender 41-point rise at two-week high of 29,135.88 today.Expectations of pro-growth Budget and ...