October 7, 2013 / 4:15 AM / 4 years ago

MARKET EYE-USD/INR edges higher, tracking weak local shares

* USD/INR edges up to 61.69/70 versus its close of
61.43/44 on Friday, tracking weakness in the domestic
sharemarket.
* Traders say losses in some other Asian currencies also hurting
sentiment. See for a snapshot.
* Local shares down 1 percent. 
* Traders, however, expect exporters to sell dollars around
61.80 levels, limiting a much sharper rise in the pair.

 (swati.bhat@thomsonreuters.com/;
swati.bhat.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)

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