Gainers & Losers
SINGAPORE - Sentiment towards emerging Asian currencies improved in the past two weeks with long positions in the Indian rupee near a five-month high, a Reuters poll showed, amid views that the U.S. Federal Reserve will hold off on interest rate hikes for a longer time.
NEW DELHI - India could allow commercial coal mining by foreign companies if they set up units in the country, opening the door for global giants like Rio Tinto to access the world's fifth-largest coal reserves, a source familiar with the matter said.
NEW YORK - Global equity markets rose on Thursday, with stocks on Wall Street surging more than 1 percent as U.S. corporate earnings continued to beat expectations, while government debt prices fell on encouraging American and German economic reports.
LONDON/BEIJING - Euro zone businesses performed much better than forecasters expected this month and China's vast factory sector grew a shade faster but there were worrying signs that the upturn could be short-lived.
TOKYO - Nissan Motor Co said on Thursday it is recalling 260,000 vehicles globally due to a defect in driver-side air bags made by Takata Corp.
BEIJING - China's vast factory sector grew a shade faster in October as firms drew more foreign and domestic orders, a private survey showed on Thursday, though analysts said the figure does not point to a fourth-quarter turnaround for the cooling economy.
All Indian Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.BSESN||BSE Sensex||17 Oct 2014||26,108.53||+109.19||+0.42%|
|.NSEI||Nifty||16 Oct 2014||7,748.20||-115.80||-1.47%|
|.CNXMDCP||CNX Midcap Index - NSE||16 Oct 2014||10,983.70||-286.00||-2.54%|
|.CRSLDX||S&P CNX 500 Index - NSE||16 Oct 2014||6,225.30||-114.60||-1.81%|
|.NSMIDCP||Nifty Jr||16 Oct 2014||16,365.15||-471.90||-2.80%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||20 Oct 2014||841.98||+10.32||+1.24%|