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Sensex fell 383 points to end below the 35,000-mark in highly volatile trade, breaking three sessions of gains as investors booked profits amid caution ahead of Reliance Industries' second quarter earnings.

ASOS shares bounce back as firm eyes 'huge' prize Oct 17 2018

he potential for British online fashion retailer ASOS is “huge” as the shift to internet shopping accelerates, the company said, sending its shares soaring as it beat profit forecasts and flagged years of double-digit sales growth.

FTSE 100 rises, led by Pearson; Mediclinic sinks as earnings sag Oct 17 2018

Britain’s top stock index climbed on Wednesday, with Pearson’s outlook impressing the market, while mid-cap Mediclinic sank by a fifth after its results missed estimates.

Bharat Hotels, Spandana Sphoorty get Sebi's go-ahead for IPO Oct 17 2018

Bharat Hotels, which runs five-star properties under The LaLiT brand, and micro-finance lender Spandana Sphoorty Financial have received markets regulator Sebi's go-ahead to float IPOs

Sensex falls 75 points as investors cream off gains Oct 17 2018

India's key equity indices reversed gains on Wednesday, as investors sold to profit from three straight sessions of gains.

World stocks extend rise after blockbuster U.S. earnings Oct 17 2018

Forecast-beating U.S. company earnings improved the mood on world equity markets on Wednesday, as Asian and European shares put aside concerns on global growth and trade and took their cue from Wall Street’s best one-day rise in eight months.

Upbeat company updates lift European shares to one-week high Oct 17 2018

The pan-European STOXX 600 benchmark index rose 0.5 percent to a one-week high, having hit a 22-month low last week when jitters over rising U.S. bond yields and geopolitical worries rattled global markets.

Satyam scam: Sebi passes modified order with respect to 3 individuals Oct 17 2018

In the Satyam Computer scam, Sebi passed a partially-modified order with respect to the period of debarment from securities market and disgorgement of illegal gains made by three officials of the erstwhile IT firm.

UK stock market: Factors to watch on Wednesday Oct 17 2018

Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 27 points higher at 7,087, according to financial bookmakers, with FTSE 100 futures up 0.4 percent ahead of the cash market open.