A total of 2,328 cases have been filed with SEBI till date, 2,059 of which have been probed by the capital markets regulator already.
In the IT space, Infosys gained 1.79 percent at USD 15.93 and Wipro was down 2.13 percent at USD 5.96 and in the other sectors, Tata Motors was down 2.03 percent at USD 29.44 and Dr Reddy's Laboratories shed 0.42 percent at USD 30.82.
Japan's Nikkei 225 fell 1.31 percent as risk off trade from the US session followed through into the Asian trading day.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended down 274.14 points, or 1.24 percent, to 21,750.73, the S&P 500 lost 38.1 points, or 1.54 percent, to 2,430.01 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 123.20 points, or 1.94 percent, to 6,221.91.
If the present pace of dollar accretion to the forex kitty continues, which crossed past the USD 393 billion, the reserves may hit the USD 400-billion mark by the week to September 8, 2017, says a report.
In the banking space, HDFC Bank was up 0.55 percent at USD 96.17 and ICICI Bank jumped 2.55 percent at USD 9.26 and in the IT space, Infosys gained 1.03 percent at USD 15.65 and Wipro was down 0.65 percent at USD 6.09.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 25.88 points, or 0.12 percent, to end at 22,024.87, the S&P 500 gained 3.5 points, or 0.14 percent, to 2,468.11 and the Nasdaq Composite added 12.10 points, or 0.19 percent, to 6,345.11.
Japan's Nikkei slipped 0.1 percent, weighed down by the yen's strength.
Gold dropped further at the bullion market on Wednesday on stockists' selling on the back of subdued global cues.
In the IT space, Infosys added 0.13 percent at USD 15.49 and Wipro was up 0.16 percent at USD 6.13 while in the other sectors, Tata Motors declined 0.97 percent at USD 29.46 and Dr Reddy's Laboratories added 0.16 percent at USD 30.77.
Japan's Nikkei 225 edged down 0.03 percent, with gains in most tech stocks offset by losses in auto names. South Korea's Kospi rose 0.67 percent as markets returned from a public holiday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 5.28 points, or 0.02 percent, to 21,998.99, the S&P 500 lost 1.23 points, or 0.05 percent, to 2,464.61 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 7.22 points, or 0.11 percent, to 6,333.01.
In the banking space, HDFC Bank jumped 1.74 percent at USD 95.23 and ICICI Bank gained 0.56 percent at USD 8.95.
Japan's Nikkei 225 rose 1.34 percent as the greenback strengthened against the yen, after the index finished lower by close to 1 percent in the previous session.
Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 135.39 points, or 0.62 percent, to close at 21,993.71, while the S&P 500 gained 24.52 points, or 1 percent, to 2,465.84, just the third day this year where the S&P 500 posted at least a 1 percent gain. The Nasdaq Composite added 83.68 points, or 1.34 percent, to 6,340.23.
Gold dropped by half a percentage point on Monday, retreating from two-month highs under pressure from a strengthening dollar and a slight easing of tensions between the United States and North Korea.
South Korea's Kospi rose 0.56 percent after being pressured by geopolitical tensions for most of the last week.
Indian ADRs ended lower on Friday. Tata Motors slipped 2.11 percent and Infosys was down 0.28 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 14.31 points, or 0.07 percent, to 21,858.32, the S&P 500 gained 3.11 points, or 0.13 percent, to 2,441.32 while the Nasdaq Composite added 39.68 points, or 0.64 percent, to 6,256.56.
Indian ADRs ended mixed on Thursday. Dr Reddy's Laboratories fell 0.62 percent and Wipro was up 0.01 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 204.69 points, or 0.93 percent, at 21,844.01, the S&P 500 lost 35.81 points, or 1.45 percent, to end the session at 2,438.21 and the Nasdaq Composite fell 135.46 points, or 2.13 percent, to 6,216.87.
South Korea's Kospi fell 1.3 percent in early trade, taking its losses this week to 2.8 percent.
Indian ADRs ended lower on Wednesday. Infosys shed 0.02 percent and HDFC Bank fell 1.09 percent.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 36.64 points, or 0.17 percent, to end at 22,048.7, the S&P 500 lost 0.9 point, or 0.04 percent, to 2,474.02 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 18.13 points, or 0.28 percent, to 6,352.33.
Japan's Nikkei rose 0.2 percent and Australian shares gained 0.1 percent. South Korea's KOSPI was little changed.