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Market Outlook: Growth data, derivatives expiry to drive equity markets Market Outlook: Growth data, derivatives expiry to drive equity markets

Derivatives expiry, coupled with the direction of foreign funds flow and macro-economic growth data are expected to flare up volatility in the Indian equities markets during the upcoming week.

Sebi to enlist resource persons to spread financial literacy Sebi to enlist resource persons to spread financial literacy

Markets regulator Sebi has decided to empanel 'resource persons' to help spread financial literacy in select districts.

 MF industry bets big on SIP to hit Rs 20-trillion AUM mark MF industry bets big on SIP to hit Rs 20-trillion AUM mark

Fund houses are betting big on investments through systemic investment plan (SIP) to achieve the magical figure of Rs 20 trillion assets under management (AUM) for the industry by end of the current calendar year.

'Stock markets to see volatility in holiday-shortened week ahead' 'Stock markets to see volatility in holiday-shortened week ahead'

Stock markets likely to witness volatility amid derivatives expiry in a holiday-shortened week ahead, and the ongoing UP assembly elections will also continue to dominate sentiments, say experts.

FPIs pour Rs 9,500 crore in capital markets in February so far FPIs pour Rs 9,500 crore in capital markets in February so far

Overseas investors have pumped in over Rs 9,500 crore (USD 1.4 billion) into the country's capital markets this month so far, enthused by clarity on FPI taxation.

Top seven companies add Rs 48,519 crore in m-cap Top seven companies add Rs 48,519 crore in m-cap

Seven of the top-10 most valued Indian companies together added Rs 48,518.62 crore in market valuation last week, with HDFC Bank emerging as the biggest gainer.

Ahead of merger with SBI,associate State Bank of Travancore to raise up to Rs 600 crore Ahead of merger with SBI,associate State Bank of Travancore to raise up to Rs 600 crore

Ahead of its proposed merger with parent SBI, State Bank of Travancore (SBT) will raise up to Rs 600 crore to shore up additional tier-I capital by issuing Basel compliant bonds on private placement.

Market post 4th weekly gain, up by 135 points Market post 4th weekly gain, up by 135 points

Market posted fourth straight weekly rise, lifted by buying in select counters, as the benchmark Sensex closed near five month highs by gaining 134.50 points to close at 28,468.75, while the broader Nifty held above the key 8,800-level.

East lagging in MF investments: SEBI official East lagging in MF investments: SEBI official

The 12-odd states located in the eastern region were lagging in terms of mutual fund (MF) investments as compared to other parts of the country, a SEBI official said.

Sebi settles Adani Exports scrip case with 5 persons Sebi settles Adani Exports scrip case with 5 persons

Markets regulator Sebi has settled a case with five individuals of erstwhile Investmart India Ltd regarding alleged manipulation in the scrip of Adani Exports more than 16 years ago.

Have developed thick skin to criticism; economy will make a “sharp V” recovery after drop Have developed thick skin to criticism; economy will make a “sharp V” recovery after drop

Unfazed by criticism of the way demonetisation was handled, RBI governor Urjit Patel has said the central bank has grown a thick skin fast and stressed that the economy will make a “sharp V” recovery after a short drop.

Sensex near five-month highs, Nifty reclaims 8,800-mark Sensex near five-month highs, Nifty reclaims 8,800-mark

Market benchmark Sensex extended its rally for the second session today, soaring 167 points to end near five-month highs on widespread buying in pharma and bank counters.

SEBI likely to allow mutual funds to trade in commodities soon SEBI likely to allow mutual funds to trade in commodities soon

With an aim to deepen the nascent commodity market, SEBI is likely to give mutual funds the go-ahead to trade in commodity markets in a month, while the regulator is also in talks with the RBI to allow institutional investors like banks and FPIs to trade in the segment.

Stocks lose steam a tad; Sensex still up over 250 points, Nifty above 8,000-mark Stocks lose steam a tad; Sensex still up over 250 points, Nifty above 8,000-mark

The NSE 50-share Nifty was also trading higher by 71.90 points, or 0.82 percent, at 8,849.90.

Sensex bolts away, jumps 425 points on foreign capital inflows; Nifty tops 8,800-mark Sensex bolts away, jumps 425 points on foreign capital inflows; Nifty tops 8,800-mark

For the second day, the Sensex broke free Friday, shooting up nearly 425 points, and the Nifty wrested back control of the 8,800-mark in early session on substantial gains across the spectrum, driven by increased foreign capital inflows.

RBI allows multilateral FIs to invest in masala bonds RBI allows multilateral FIs to invest in masala bonds

Reserve Bank on Thursday permitted multilateral financial institutions to invest in rupee denominated bonds popularly known as 'masala bonds' issued by Indian entities.

Mutual funds can now invest in REITs, InvITs: Sebi Mutual funds can now invest in REITs, InvITs: Sebi

To make real estate and infrastructure investment trusts more attractive for investors, regulator Sebi has notified norms allowing mutual funds to invest their money in such entities.

Sensex bounces 146 points; IT, pharma lead rally Sensex bounces 146 points; IT, pharma lead rally

The 50-share NSE Nifty gained 53.30 points or 0.61 percent to 8,778. Intra-day, it shuttled between 8,783.95 and 8,719.60.

Municipalities having surplus can issue bonds: Sebi Municipalities having surplus can issue bonds: Sebi

To boost the market for municipal bonds, regulator Sebi has allowed municipalities having a surplus in their books in any of the three preceding financial years to issue such securities.

Under-the-radar stocks on BSE, NSE in today's trade  Under-the-radar stocks on BSE, NSE in today's trade

Shares of SBI and its associates rose sharply by as much as 13.5 percent today after the Cabinet approved their merger, a step aimed at strengthening the sector through consolidation of public banks.