SEBI warns bourses on money from Iran, N Korea

Fearing possible black money flow and terror financing risks from Iran and North Korea into the Indian stock market, SEBI has asked bourses to be cautious in dealings with funds and entities from those countries.

11 stock bourses risk losing recognition within a year: SEBI

As many as nine stock exchanges in the country face the risk of losing recognition this year and two others in early 2011, as per the market regulator SEBI.

Sensex pares early rally, ends flat on profit booking at 17,526.71

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark index Sensex today washed out its early smart gains and ended flat with a negative bais on heavy selling in select key counters despite firm global cues.

Sebi revises short-selling norms

With a view to make the short selling market more accessible to investors, Sebi on Wednesday increased the tenure for borrowing shares by up to a year.

China to launch securities index reflecting HK, Taiwan markets

China will launch a new securities index on January 18 to reflect the performance of equity markets on the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan, the state media reported on Sunday.

London Stock Exchange set to take over rival: reports

The London Stock Exchange is set to announce a deal to take over its loss-making rival Turquoise in a move which would placate some of its most powerful investment bank clients, newspapers reported Sunday.

India not to tax capital inflows to bourses like Brazil

India on Friday ruled out taxing
capital inflows to the stock market on the lines of Brazil
and said markets have been functioning normally.

SEBI asks bourses to save records till probe is over

SEBI on Wednesday asked
bourses to preserve original records related to an
investigation till the trial is over instead of the current
practice of keeping the papers only for five years.

Govt open to dual listing of MTN: Pranab

The government said on Tuesday that it is
open to the dual listing of MTN, which is in an exclusive talks with Bharti for a merged entity of USD 23 billion, on the stock exchanges of India and South Africa .

Rupee down to 7-mth low; at 49.03 Vs dollar

The Indian rupee on Thursday fell to touch a seven-week low of 49.03 against the US currency in early trade on month-end dollar demand from importers amid expectation that the local bourses would open on a weak note.