Nasdaq Dubai launches Abu Dhabi, Dubai equity index futures

Feb 18 2018 | 5 hrs ago

Nasdaq Dubai exchange launched futures contracts on Sunday covering the main indexes of the country’s two main stock markets in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.

Week ahead: Five themes likely to dominate world markets

Feb 17 2018

Next week’s full-year results from HSBC (HSBA.L), Lloyds (LLOY.L), Barclays (BARC.L) and RBS (RBS.L) will be crucial.

World shares set for best week since 2011, dollar falls

Feb 16 2018

The MSCI world index of stocks, which tracks shares in 47 countries, was up 0.4 percent.

Asian shares extend bounce to fifth day, dollar sags to 3-yr low

Feb 16 2018

Asian shares rose for a fifth straight day as investor confidence slowly returns after a sharp sell-off earlier in the month, but the dollar continued its descent.

World stocks steam higher as inflation fears suddenly fizzle

Feb 15 2018

Stocks, bond yields steamed higher while the dollar tumbled, as investors suddenly seemed to forget the inflation fears blamed for a brutal market sell-off.

Global stocks: US inflation test looms large, dollar pressured

Feb 14 2018

Blue-chip indexes in London .FTSE, Paris .FCHI and Frankfurt .GDAXI were up around 0.7 percent each.

Asia shares wary of US inflation, dollar breaks down

Feb 14 2018

Asian share markets turned mixed as investor nerves were strained ahead of a U.S. inflation report that could soothe, or inflame, fears of faster rate hikes globally.

World shares attempt bounce after worst week in two years

Feb 12 2018

World shares staggered higher after suffering their worst week in two years, attempting to brush off fresh rises in global bond yields.

Week ahead: Five themes likely to dominate world markets

Feb 11 2018

If US inflation does accelerate, markets could see Treasury yields get above the 3% level that several investment banks had set as their year-end target.

Global market: Savaged stocks head for worst week since 2011

Feb 09 2018

For MSCI’s broadest index of world shares, the 47-country ACWI the slump was 6.2 percent, which as long as it is still more than 6.1 percent.

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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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