How market performed in 2015- Dalal Street, Rupee, Gold

How market performed in 2015- Dalal Street, Rupee, Gold

India's stock market ran out of steam in calendar 2015 after rallying about 30 percent in the previous calendar, weighed down by both global as well as local factors.

Rupee gains 12 paise at 65.29 against dollar

Rupee gains 12 paise at 65.29 against dollar

The dollar also weakened against other major global currencies as the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global economic growth forecast and the US trade deficit widened, dealers said.

Rupee strengthens 9 paise at 65.49 against US dollar

Rupee strengthens 9 paise at 65.49 against US dollar

The rupee appreciated by 9 paise to 65.49 against the dollar in early trade on Thursday on sustained selling of the American currency by exporters and banks amid increased foreign fund inflows.

Rupee gains 19 paise at 65.77 against US dollar

Rupee gains 19 paise at 65.77 against US dollar

The rupee rose by 19 paise at 65.77 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange after the Reserve Bank cut interest rates by 0.50 per cent yesterday.

Rupee declines 5 paise at 66.38 against US dollar

Besides, a weak opening in the domestic equity market weighed, dealers said. A weakness in the US dollar against major world currencies in the global market, however, limited the rupee fall.

Rupee gains 14 paise at 66.40 against US dollar

Rupee gains 14 paise at 66.40 against US dollar

Forex dealers said that besides selling of the American currency, a higher opening in the domestic equity market and weakness of the dollar against other currencies supported the rupee.

Rupee plunges 32 paise at 66.73 against dollar

Forex dealers said besides dollar strengthening against other currencies, fresh demand for the American unit from importers and a lower opening in the domestic equity market put pressure on the rupee.

Rupee strengthens 24 paise at 66.31 against US dollar

Rupee strengthens 24 paise at 66.31 against US dollar

Dealers said apart from increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks, weakening of dollar overseas also supported the domestic currency.

Rupee recovers 8 paise at 66.74 against US dollar

The rupee had plunged by 36 paise to settle at two-year low of 66.82 against the American currency yesterday on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers due to sustained foreign capital outflows.

Rupee weakens 17 paise to 66.63 against US dollar

Forex dealers said persistent demand for the dollar from importers and sustained capital outflows by foreign funds also weighed on the rupee.

Yuan weakens despite firmer midpoint, less intervention seen

"Dollar sales by state-owned banks on behalf of the central bank eased today," said a dealer at a European bank in Shanghai.

G20 vows to boost fragile growth, nudges China on currency

G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs on Saturday pledged to act decisively to shore up stuttering global growth and to refrain from unsettling currency moves after China`s controversial devaluation last month.

Global safety nets to check currency, market volatility needed: FM Jaitley

Global safety nets to check currency, market volatility needed: FM Jaitley

Jaitley also sought a well-designed and quickly-triggered safety nets under IMF like strengthening of liquidity arrangements via multilateral swap arrangements between member countries.

Rupee strengthens 8 paise at 66.14 against dollar

Forex dealers said domestic equity markets opening with gains supported the rupee, but dollar's strength against other currencies overseas capped the gains.

Rupee recovers 10 paise at 66.38 against US dollar

The rupee had lost 34 paise to close at one-week low of 66.48 against the US dollar yesterday on persistent month-end demand for the American currency from importers.

Rupee down 16 paise at 66.30 against dollar in early trade

Besides, a lower opening of the domestic equity market weighed on the domestic currency but dollar's weakness against other currencies capped the losses, forex dealers said.

Rupee trims initial losses, still down 59 paise at 66.42

The domestic currency resumed sharply lower at 66.47 per dollar as against last weekend's level of 65.83 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market.

Rupee slumps to two-year low, crashes to 66.49 against US dollar

A strong dollar demand from importers and banks, and heavy losses in domestic equity markets weighed on the local currency, forex dealers said.

Rupee sinks to 2-year low at 65.40 against US dollar

Forex dealers said apart from sustained demand for the US currency from importers and dollar's gain against other currencies overseas, lower opening in domestic equity markets put pressure on the rupee.

Dollar up on rate hike hopes, baht falls after Bangkok blast

The dollar broadly rose on Tuesday as strong housing data bolstered hopes for a US interest rate hike, while the Thai baht slumped to a fresh six-year low after a deadly Bangkok bombing.