On this special show, CNBC-TV18's Manisha Gupta speaks to a panel of experts about options in the commodities market.
On the options front, maximum Put OI has shifted to strike prices 9,900 followed 10,000 while maximum Call OI was seen at strike prices 10,200 and 10,100.
Sentiment was in tatters after heavy losses in Asia, set off by China sovereign rating downgrade on fears over its ballooning debt and a lower opening in Europe. Shares have lost their momentum after hitting record highs recently as valuations turned expensive, with most sectoral indices ending in the red.
The clarification came after it received alerts that a circular was doing the rounds saying the bourse has extended the timings for closing session.
Escalating geopolitical tensions in the face of fresh war of words between North Korea and the US administration kept overall forex market sentiment highly nervous.
The launch follows the November 2015 visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the UK when a letter of intent was singed between SBI and FTSE to jointly develop the new index tracking Indian fixed income securities.
A quick check on what moved the markets today.
The rupee ended flat at 64.80 against the US dollar after hitting an intraday low of 65.16. The RBI’s intervention and selling dollars by exporters & banks helped the rupee recover in afternoon.
Indian markets came under pressure in line with other global markets on the possibility of North Korea conducting another hydrogen bomb test, this time in the Pacific Ocean.
This has taken the total number of firms to 11 against which the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has ordered an audit.
After falling to an intraday low of 65.16 on Friday, the Indian rupee recouped most of its losses and, at 13:47 IST, was trading at 64.83 to the dollar, 3 paise weaker than its previous close.
The fine was levied on Vinay Agrawal, who was regional head of business banking in ING from August 2011 till June 20, 2012. Later, he held the position of zonal head of cluster business banking till October 10, 2013.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Robert F Baur, Executive Director & Chief Global Economist of Principal Global Investors spoke at length about the markets globally.
Strong Put base placed at 10000 strike remains crucial support which suggests Nifty to remain in the consolidation phase in the near term.
The move comes after Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) earlier this month revoked ban on more than 500 entities in four separate cases.
We should see consolidation in the spot USD-INR today and I expect a range of 64.60-64.90 to hold for the day, says Bhaskar Panda of HDFC Bank.
The government is mulling on measures to strengthen bank balance sheets by recapitalizing public sector undertaking banks and plans to loosen its fiscal deficit target to enable it to spend up to USD 7.7 billion more to halt an economic slowdown.
Watch the interview of Prakash Diwan of Altamount Capital Management with CNBC-TV18's Nigel D'Souza and Sumaira Abidi, where he spoke about Nifty breaching the 10,000 mark.
The auction will be conducted on NSE's e-bid platform from 1530 hours to 1730 hours after the close of market hours, the exchange said in a circular.
Speaking about RHFL's listing, Anmol Ambani, executive director of Reliance Capital said, "The listing results in Reliance Capital Shareholders directly owning stake in RHFL, with over 9 lakh shareholders, the largest shareholder base in a housing finance company."
Whenever momentum stocks start falling down and makes a distribution pattern, it is an indication that decline could be big.
One day of movement in yields would impact the overall profitability of NBFCs and their view on them, said Seshadri Sen of JPMorgan
Here are a few top buzzing midcap stocks picked by CNBC-TV18's analysts in trade today -- KNR Construction, Reliance Home Finance, United Breweries, Yes Bank, Bajaj Finance, Ujjivan, IIFL, and Can Fin Home.
North Korean tensions, China downgrade, and technical factors, among others, led to the downfall on Indian indices on Friday.
Apollo Tyres, Ceat, MRF and JK Tyre and Industries will get astrological support, says Satish Gupta of astrostocktips.