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Stock volatility: back with a bang and here to stay

Feb 17 2018

Stock market volatility spiked to a multi-year high in the selloff and some products that flourished in low volatility collapsed.

Wall Street: S&P 500 caps off strongest week in five years

Feb 17 2018

The S&P 500’s 4.3 percent gain for the week was its biggest weekly advance since January 2013.

Google testing new technology to improve 911 system

Feb 17 2018

Google has conducted a trial of a new technology that will help 911 operators figure out the location of cellphone callers more accurately, media reported.

Wall Street see-saws as momentum slows after five-day rally

Feb 16 2018

US stocks swung between losses and gains as lower US crude oil prices and disappointing earnings reports from Kraft Heinz and other companies sapped momentum slows.

Futures rise, setting stocks on firm ground for the week

Feb 16 2018

At 6:56 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis 1YMc1 were up 40 points, S&P 500 e-minis ESc1 had added 6.25 points and the Nasdaq 100 e-minis NQc1 rose 19.5 points.

CBS Corp tops estimates as licensing business grows

Feb 16 2018

CBS Corp topped Wall Street’s quarterly revenue and profit estimates on Thursday as U.S. and international distributors licensed more of its shows.

Market gurus who predicted selloff say current calm an illusion

Feb 16 2018

Some veteran investors who were vindicated in calling for a pullback in shares and a spike in volatility could now be cheering.

Wall Street's fight back continues as inflation fears ease

Feb 15 2018

Wall Street’s pull back from the recent sell-off was set to continue as investors went bargain-hunting for the 5th day in a row, brushing aside fears of rising inflation.

Futures roll higher, brushing aside inflation worries

Feb 15 2018

Dow e-minis 1YMc1 were up 224 points, or more than 1 percent, by 6:49 a.m. ET. S&P 500 e-minis ESc1 gained 12.5 points and Nasdaq 100 e-minis NQc1 rose 37.75 points.

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.

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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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