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Oil prices rise 1 percent as stocks markets steady

Feb 12 2018

Oil prices rose by 1 percent, recovering at least some of last week’s steep losses as Asian stock markets found their footing after days of chaotic trading.

Market swings aren't worrying, but reforms needed: IMF's Lagarde

Feb 11 2018

She did not give details of the reforms she wanted to see beyond saying authorities needed to move to regulation of activities, not entities.

Yen in sight of four-month high vs dollar as world stocks tumble

Feb 09 2018

The yen rose to within sight of a four-month high against the dollar on safe-haven buying as a slump in global stock markets rolled across Asia.

Long-awaited market correction finally in full swing

Feb 06 2018

The correction will continue to take place until equity returns balance out with bond yields. That should imply a sustained downward trend in the stock markets.

Asia’s factories got off to a strong start in 2018

Feb 01 2018

Asia’s factories got off to a strong start in 2018, with manufacturing activity in many countries gaining momentum and hitting multi-year highs as global demand.

Rise in future earnings for stock markets to sustain growth

Jan 29 2018

The Economic Survey tabled in Par said that "sustaining" current stock valuations in India requires "future earnings performance to rise to meet still high expectations".

Oil prices hit fresh two-and-a-half year highs as market tightens

Jan 04 2018

Oil prices hit fresh two-and-a-half year highs and were at levels last seen at the start of the commodity slump in 2014/2015, with markets tightening.

RBI eases rules for short-selling in government bonds

Nov 16 2017

RBI eased rules for short-selling in govt bonds, allowing traders to deliver securities from their own portfolio against short sales in exceptional situations.

Global funds raise US equity exposure to seven-month high

Oct 31 2017

With US stock markets climbing to new highs in October, global investors raised US equity holdings to seven-month highs.

Spanish tensions bar Europe from global stocks party

Oct 04 2017

Global stock markets hit a record high with investors in exuberant mood in the United States overnight and in Asia later, but sentiment in Europe was soured.

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US dollar ends higher against rupee

Mumbai: The US dollar ended sharply higher against the rupee at 64.21/22 per dollar and the pound sterling also finished higher at Rs 90.34/36 per pound at the close of the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market here today.

Following are the Interbank forex and RBI rates: (In Rs per unit) Unit   Interbank   RBI Reference US Dollar  64.21/22  US Dollar  Rs 63.9097 Pound Sterling  90.34/36  Euro       Rs 80.1683 Euro   80.18/20 Japanese Yen (100) 60.50/52



Approves Allotment Of 24.9 Mn Shares On Preferential Basis To 8 Investors

Approves Allotment Of 24.9 Mn Shares At Rs 1,726.05/Share


To invest in Zoomcar India, Zoomcar Inc, U.S.

To invest Rs 176 cr in Zoomcar India

Initial investment in Zoomcar India likely to be completed by Feb 20

Additional investment in Zoomcar India expected to be completed by Aug 31

Co’s stake to increase to 16%


RBI inspection had found diversion of funds within group firms

Funds to the tune of Rs 525 cr given to intermediary borrowing cos

Religare Finvest increased corporate loan book against RBI’s directions

RBI has asked for clarity on rollover of fixed deposits with a bank

Findings suggested continued weakness of internal controls

Economic Times Reports


SC Allows Sale Of Fortis Health Shares Pledged With Lenders

SC allows Axis Bank, Yes Bank to sell, transfer pledged share of Fortis

Earlier, SC had restrained financial institutions from selling pledged shares

Business Standard Reports


Granted European GMP certification from Hungarian regulators for Mfg plant at Goa

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