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The stronger dollar also put commodities under pressure across the board, with copper hitting a 12-month low and gold at an 18-month low. Oil futures also lost ground.

Pending investor grievances drop 16% till FY18 end Aug 15 2018

Investor grievances pending with Sebi dropped by 16 per cent to nearly 3,800 at the end of 2017-18 with the markets regulator working on their expeditious disposal, according to a Sebi report.

Turkey, trade worries hit Wall Street again Aug 15 2018

U.S. stock indexes fell on Wednesday in a broad-based decline, hurt by concerns over the strong dollar and Turkey’s currency crisis, as well as the trade tensions with U.S. trading partners that have dominated the first half of 2018.

European shares slip as Turkey tariff move sours sentiment Aug 15 2018

European shares slipped into negative territory on Wednesday after a doubling by Turkey of tariffs on some U.S. imports soured sentiment and weak commodity prices impacted miners.

Asian gaming stocks tumble as China halts license approvals Aug 15 2018

Shares of Asian video game companies such as Tencent Holdings (0700.HK), Nexon (3659.T) and Nintendo (7974.T) tumbled on Wednesday due to concerns over delays in new games releases in China, as Beijing halted approvals for game licenses.

Equity MFs log Rs 10,585 cr inflow in Jul; total investment crosses Rs 43k cr so far this fiscal Aug 15 2018

Investors pumped a staggering Rs 10,585 crore in equity mutual funds in July, mainly driven by strong corporate earnings and near normal monsoon.

Stocks, emerging currencies, lick wounds as lira bounces for second day Aug 15 2018

Action from Turkey’s central bank pushed the lira higher for a second day on Wednesday, helping European stocks and emerging currencies consolidate recent losses though the dollar ensconced at 13-month highs kept up the pressure on world markets.

Futures dip as Turkey, trade tensions weigh Aug 15 2018

U.S. stock index futures dropped on Wednesday, with investors weighing the impact of Turkey’s currency crisis as well as the escalating tariff tensions between the United States and its trading partners.

Small stocks fail to impress; fall up to 13% so far in 2018 Aug 15 2018

BSE's smallcap and midcap indices have failed to impress, with smaller stocks falling up to 13 per cent so far this year against their bigger peers.