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Sensex tops 30,000-mark; Nifty reclaims 9,300-level

Sensex tops 30,000-mark; Nifty reclaims 9,300-level

The benchmark BSE Sensex hit 30,000-mark while the NSE Nifty reclaimed the 9,300-level in mid-session trade Monday on widespread gains tracking a firm trend in global stocks.

World stocks choke on US election fears, pound powers on

World stocks choke on US election fears, pound powers on

Equity investors froze at the prospect of a tight finish to the US presidential race, with the US S&P 500 sliding for the ninth straight session, its longest fall since 1980.

Stronger-than-expected Chinese inflation data sends global stocks, dollar higher

Stronger-than-expected Chinese inflation data sends global stocks, dollar higher

Global stocks and the dollar edged up on Friday, erasing some losses from the previous day, as stronger-than-expected Chinese inflation data eased some concerns about the health of the world's second-biggest economy.

Sensex rallies over 258 points on global cues

Sensex rallies over 258 points on global cues

Building on gains for the third straight session, the benchmark Sensex surged over 258 points and the NSE Nifty recaptured the 8,800-mark in early trade on Friday on sustained buying by participants and foreign fund inflows amid positive global cues.

Global stocks downbeat amid worries over Fed rates

World stock markets largely retreated Wednesday amid concerns that the Federal Reserve could push up interest rates in the coming months despite weak global growth.

Market hits this year high; Sensex gains over 200 points, Nifty above 8,300-mark

Market hits this year high; Sensex gains over 200 points, Nifty above 8,300-mark

Showing bullish trend, Sensex continued to gain strength this week and on Friday gained over 200 points, while the broader Nifty climbed above its key 8,300-mark, and market a new high in 2016.

China's finance minister sees ''Brexit'' heightening uncertainty for markets

China's finance minister sees ''Brexit'' heightening uncertainty for markets

China`s finance minister and leading economists on Sunday voiced concerns about Britain`s vote to leave the European Union, with the policymaker saying it has heightened market uncertainty, though some expect a limited impact on the Chinese economy.

World stocks tumble; lose over $2 trillion as Britain votes for EU exit

World stocks tumble; lose over $2 trillion as Britain votes for EU exit

Global stock markets lost about $2 trillion in value on Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union, while sterling suffered a record one-day plunge to a 31-year low and money poured into safe-haven gold and government bonds.

US oil hits 2016-high on hopes for output freeze

"Global fundamentals are little changed and oil has instead been lifted by higher risk-appetite," BNP Paribas said in a note.

 

 

Global stock markets plunge on Fed gloom

A fierce sell-off gripped world markets Thursday after a warning by US Federal Reserve boss Janet Yellen over the global economy, while oil fell close to 13-year lows.

Gold hits nine-week high as China worries hit stocks

Gold hits nine-week high as China worries hit stocks

Gold climbed above $1,100 an ounce for the first time in nine weeks on Thursday as the dollar fell and investors channeled money into safer assets for a fourth straight day after worries about the Chinese economy hit global stocks.

World stocks hit two-year lows as commodities stay pressured

World stocks hit two-year lows as commodities stay pressured

Global stocks slid to their lowest in more than two years on Tuesday as raw materials prices and emerging markets stayed under pressure.

Asian shares skid to 3-1/2-year low on China anxiety

Asian shares skid to 3-1/2-year low on China anxiety

Asian shares skidded to 3-1/2-year lows and the dollar sagged on Tuesday, pulled down by a sharp losses on Wall Street after weak Chinese data rekindled worries about its fragile economy.

China consumers tighten belts, a red flag for the global economy

Terry Xu considers himself one of the lucky ones.

China September flash factory PMI unexpectedly falls to 6-1/2 year low

Activity in China`s factory sector unexpectedly shrank to a 6-1/2 year low in September, a private survey showed, raising fears of a sharper slowdown in the world`s second-largest economy that could spell more turmoil for financial markets.

Asian shares wobble after China rate cut

Asian stocks flip-flopped on Wednesday after China cut interest rates in a bid to restore confidence in its sagging economy, with trading volatile after days of heavy swings across world equities.

China stock plunge hits world stocks, dollar; US stabilizes

World stock markets plunged on Monday, after a near 9 percent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major commodities sent investors rushing for the exits.

Unlike `97, Asian economies expected to bend, not break

The world market turmoil bears ominous similarities to the contagion that laid Asian economies to waste beginning in 1997: pressure on regional currencies, a worsening trade outlook and slowing growth.

Great fall of China sinks world stocks, dollar tumbles

Alarm bells rang across world markets on Monday as a near 9 percent dive in China shares and a sharp drop in the dollar and major commodities panicked investors.

RIL, HDFC Bank, DRL in Barclays' global stock picks

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), HDFC Bank and Dr Reddy's Laboratories are the only three Indian firms to figure in Barclays' top 111 stock picks from across the world for 2015.