• Associate Sponsor
Sensex, BSE sensex, union budget 2018-19, NIFTY, stock exchange market, India market, business news
February 22, 2018 1:49 am

The study has found that the Sensex 30 companies have higher governance standard than other firms due to “better disclosures, more robust checks and balances”.

financial technology sector, global financial technology, FinTech investment, UK report, business news, indian express news
February 21, 2018 2:05 am

The 10-year benchmark yield rose to a two-year high, surging nine basis points from Friday’s close to end the session at 7.67 per cent.

Sensex, BSE sensex, union budget 2018-19, NIFTY, stock exchange market, India market, business news
February 20, 2018 10:56 am

The 30-share Sensex recovered by 157.24 points, or 0.46 per cent, to 33,931.90 in opening trade. The index had lost 522.81 points in the previous two sessions.

The announcement comes more than a week after leading bourses - BSE, NSE and Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India - decided to curb all licensing agreements and stop offering live prices to international exchanges.
February 19, 2018 10:26 am

Globally, in the Asian region, Japan's Nikkei rose 1.33 per cent, while markets in Hong Kong and China remained shut on Monday on account of a public holiday. The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.08 per cent higher on Friday.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 17, 2018 2:44 am

Punjab National Bank (PNB) has lost market capitalisation worth Rs 8,731 crore after shares of the company slumped for the third straight session following the detection of a Rs 11,400-crore fraud.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 16, 2018 2:29 pm

Small bouts of profit-booking was seen in most counters led by auto, banking, metals, oil & gas and financial sector stocks.

PNB Scam, Nirav Modi, PNB Fraud, Punjab National Bank Fraud, 11000 crore scam, Gitanjali Group fraud, SEBI, Bank loans, Indian Express
February 16, 2018 3:06 am

According to Sebi, the public issue banker would need to pay an interest amount of 15 per cent to the investors for failing to resolve the grievance within 15 days.

RBI, Reserve bank of India, RBI rate cut, RBI rate, banking and finance, business news, indian express news
February 16, 2018 3:03 am

The last time the yield witnessed a larger upswing was on February 1, when it rose 18 bps on the day of the presentation the Budget.

The announcement comes more than a week after leading bourses - BSE, NSE and Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India - decided to curb all licensing agreements and stop offering live prices to international exchanges.
February 15, 2018 4:19 pm

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold shares worth Rs 728.71 crore on net basis, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) too sold equities to the tune of Rs 152.39 crore on Wednesday, provisional data showed.

retail inflation, retail inflation eases, inflation, india business, business news
February 12, 2018 7:13 pm

On a year-on-year (YoY) basis, the CPI inflation last month was 3.17 per cent in January 2017.

Taming the bulls: A day in the life of stock brokers in Navi Mumbai
February 12, 2018 10:41 am

Asian markets were also trading in the green after a late-day rally on Wall Street on Friday.

Rupee, Dollar, India Rupee, BSE Sensex, Sensex, BSE, India News, Indian Express, Indian Express News
February 12, 2018 10:07 am

The benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 260.12 points or 0.78 per cent to trade at 34,265.88. The broad-based NSE Nifty was up 81.50 points, or 0.78 per cent at 10,536.45 in early trade.

NITI Aayog bats for setting up independent debt management office
February 11, 2018 3:38 pm

Noting that India's external debt is only 18 per cent of total GDP, the Niti Aayog vice-chairman said that when the RBI manages India's debt then there is a conflict of interest.

Urjit Patel, RBI governor, India's monetary policy, India economy, India news, business news, Indian Express news
February 10, 2018 5:16 pm

Addressing the media after a customary post-Budget address by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to the RBI's board, Patel said the correction in the last few days underscores that market indices can move pretty quickly.

Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi on stopping foreign trade of indices
February 10, 2018 3:48 pm

The comment comes a day after the BSE, NSE and MSEI decided to immediately stop the trading of indices of Indian securities on foreign bourses as part of a joint effort to stymie migration of liquidity to overseas markets.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 9, 2018 10:20 am

With the volatility continuing to hound equity markets, US index the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 4.2 per cent, the broad-based S&P 500 plummeted 3.8 per cent and the Nasdaq Composite Index sank 3.9 per cent.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 7, 2018 5:00 pm

The 30-share index, which had bounced over 470 points in the opening trade in sync with positive leads from global markets, slipped into the negative zone as participants booked profits at higher levels and hit a low of 34,008.

Sensex, FMCG, NSE index, NTPC, China's Shanghai Composite, market news, india news, indian express news
February 7, 2018 9:50 am

On Tuesday the Sensex closed at 34,195.94 points. The Sensex is trading at 34,460.40 points up by 264.46 points or 0.77 per cent.

Sensex, Stock market, Dow Jones, Sensex crashes, BSE Sensex, Nifty 50, Indian Express, Business News
February 7, 2018 7:34 am

With this, the Sensex has now lost 1,769 points since the Budget on February 1, which imposed a 10 per cent long-term capital gains tax on equities and projected a higher fiscal deficit than earlier targeted.

Sensex down, Budget 2018, Arun Jaitley, Sensex down after budget, Sensex tanks, Nifty 50, NSE, Rupee Value, BSE Sensex, Stock Market down, Business News
February 7, 2018 1:25 am

Between Monday and Tuesday, while the FPIs sold Indian equities worth Rs 3,589 crore, the DIIs pumped in Rs 2,862 crore in the market thereby acting as a counter-balance force and reducing the impact of FPI outflow.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 6, 2018 10:49 am

Premier indices in India fell around 3 per cent and mid and small cap indices fell over 5 per cent. This is largely due to a global sell-off on concerns of overheating in the US market and expectations of a rate hike by the Federal Reserve System, the central bank of the United States of America. 

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 6, 2018 5:06 pm

Sensex, NSE markets: Indian markets witnessed a sharp fall following global cues and closed in the red. Here are the highlights of a day that saw a bloodbath on Dalal street.

Sensex falls another 310 pts on domestic, global woes
February 6, 2018 2:48 am

With this, the market has plummeted 1,208 points after the Budget presentation in the last three sessions.

Don’t misuse I-T laws, says CBDT chief Sushil Chandra
February 6, 2018 2:32 am

The CBDT, further clarified that long-term capital gains exceeding Rs 1 lakh arising from transfer of these asset made after April 1, 2018 will be taxed at 10 per cent.

February 6, 2018 1:52 am

Adhia said the 10 per cent tax on long term capital gains (LTCG) is a “subsidised rate” compared to the tax rate on sale of unlisted scrips and immovable property, which are taxed at 20 per cent.

sensex, NSE Nifty, commerce ministry,  sensex today, indian express, india news, latest news 
February 5, 2018 5:34 pm

Since February 1, the day Union Budget 2018-19 was presented, the 30-share Sensex has plummeted by over 1,208 points in three sessions and the NSE Nifty has lost 361 points during the three-day period.

Sensex, indian markets, Sensex BSE, BSE, indian markets, india business, indian stocks, indian express
February 4, 2018 11:27 pm

Experts said people are starting to really get increasingly uncomfortable with the rapid rise in interest rates that they have seen and the uncertainty of how that is actually going to start to play out relative to competition for stocks.

Sensex falls another 310 pts on domestic, global woes
February 3, 2018 1:08 pm

Dalal Street witnessed mayhem Friday with the benchmark Sensex plunging 840 points. Worried investors dumped stocks across the board — they were also upset with the proposal of 10 per cent tax on distributed income from equity-oriented mutual funds. 

Sensex: Midcap & small cap indices bear the brunt, decline up to 4.65%
February 3, 2018 12:45 am

Bajaj Auto, Axis Bank & Maruti Suzuki emerge as biggest losers of the day; 2,548 stocks decline

Nirav Modi case: RBI calls PNB fraud as 'case of operational risk', vows appropriate supervisory action
February 2, 2018 7:33 pm

"Although the market is spooked by the announced increase in MSP prices, the actual inflationary impact is likely to be far more moderate, as the ruling market prices are higher in many cases," BofAML said in a research note.

Sensex, BSE sensex, union budget 2018-19, NIFTY, stock exchange market, India market, business news
February 2, 2018 3:36 pm

The rupee depreciated by another 16 paise to 64.18 against the dollar in early session at the interbank foreign exchange on Friday due to concerns over widening fiscal deficit

rupee, morning trade, rupee rate today, us dollar, rs vs $, inr dollar rate, indian express
February 2, 2018 9:50 am

The Centre on Thursday introduced a long-term capital gains tax of 10 per cent on stock market gains exceeding Rs 1 lakh, resulting in volatility in forex market.

Sensex, BSE sensex, union budget 2018-19, NIFTY, stock exchange market, India market, business news
February 2, 2018 3:17 am

Union Budget 2018: 10% long-term capital gains tax and higher fiscal deficit numbers send Sensex crashing by 750 pts intra-day; recoups losses on institutions-led buying

Budget belies market hopes, Sensex ends in red
February 1, 2018 4:35 pm

The target for 2018-19 has been fixed at 3.3 per cent as against the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act target of 3 per cent.

Sensex, BSE sensex, union budget 2018-19, NIFTY, stock exchange market, India market, business news
February 1, 2018 12:53 pm

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced 10 per cent tax on some long-term capital gains from equity market in the Union Budget 2018-2019.

Rupee weakens 9 paise against dollar in opening trade
February 1, 2018 9:52 am

A strong dollar in overseas markets weighed on the Indian currency, a currency dealer said.