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Nifty scales fresh highs, goes up by 32 points

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 19:33

The market maintained its bull run to attain fresh record highs as broadbased buying led the benchmark to garner another 31.50 points end above the 6,750- mark at National Stock Exchange (NSE) here on Wednesday .

'India in talks with JP Morgan to join bond indexes'

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 17:03

Inclusion in popular government bond indexes could attract USD 20 billion-USD 40 billion in additional flows into India over a year, Standard Chartered Bank wrote in a report last month.

South Korea holds key interest rate at 2.5%

Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 12:06

South Korea`s central bank on Thursday kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 2.5 percent for the fifth straight month as a budget stand-off in Washington fuels concerns over a potential US debt default.

Axis Bank raises benchmark lending rate by 0.25%

Last Updated: Monday, August 19, 2013, 15:25

The bank revised its base rate to 10.25 percent effective from August 19, Axis Bank said in a statement.

Benchmark bond yield hits 9%, highest since Nov 2011

Last Updated: Monday, August 19, 2013, 12:55

India's benchmark 10-year government bond yield rose to 9 percent as the rupee continued to make a series of record lows.

19th century Roman marker used to measure Earth discovered

Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 20:50

Researchers have found a marble benchmark which was used to measure the shape of Earth in the 19th century.

Maruti Suzuki CEO's pay among lowest for private Sensex firms

Last Updated: Monday, September 24, 2012, 15:35

Maruti Suzuki India Managing Director and CEO Shinzo Nakanishi's remuneration is amongst the lowest compared to other chiefs of private sector firms that form the part of BSE 30-stock benchmark, Sensex.

Spain's risk premium hits euro-era record

Last Updated: Friday, July 20, 2012, 11:14

Pressure on Spain's debt markets briefly sent the yield on the country's benchmark 10-year bond above 7 percent Thursday and caused the Iberian nation's risk premium to close at a euro-era record of 579 basis points.

Four European banking major under libor scandal probe: Report

Last Updated: Thursday, July 19, 2012, 14:34

Regulators are investigating four of Europe's biggest banks -- Credit Agricole, HSBC, Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale -- over the attempted manipulation of global benchmark interest rates, says a media report.

Sensex down over 100 points on profit-booking

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 11, 2012, 09:43

The BSE benchmark Sensex fell by over 101 points in early trade Wednesday as funds and retail investors booked profits amid a weakening trend on the other Asian bourses.

ICICI Bank up 3% ahead of results

Last Updated: Friday, April 27, 2012, 12:39

Shares of ICICI Bank today rose by about 3 percent ahead of its financial results to be announced later in the day.

Spain sells 3.2 billion euros in bonds at higher rates

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 12:11

Spain sold 3.17 billion euros (USD 4.16 billion) worth of short-term government debt Tuesday, although its borrowing costs rose to their highest levels since December 2011.