Well governed markets, investor awareness is our basic objective: NSE CEO Chitra Ramakrishna

Manoj Dharra

NSE CEO and MD Chitra Ramakrishna says that the job at NSE is not always glamorous. It is about putting all the building blocks in place.

Sensex down over 500 points, logs biggest drop in 3 months

The BSE Sensex fell over 500 points on Monday and breached the psychological 29,000 levels tracking weakness across global stocks. In point terms, today's fall is the single biggest since January 6, when the Sensex had crashed 850 points.

Sensex scales 29000 in opening trade as markets hit record highs

Rising for the sixth day in a row, benchmark BSE Sensex on Thursday set a fresh life-time high of 29,000 points while the 50-share NSE Nifty opened at 8,745.

Nifty to trade around 8,500 plus levels by Diwali

There are many stocks which have potential to double in next two to two and half years but it is very difficult to find stocks which has potential to go four times or five times.

Is it NaMo rally @ Sensex?

Sensex, unlike in the past has reacted most positively on Monday to the outcome of assembly polls held in four key states.

The Rupee pain

The rupee’s freefall in part can be blamed on fears that the US will scale back stimulus measures.

Market not delighted with Chidambaram`s eighth Budget

The biggest loss was witnessed in 2009 with the Sensex closing at 5.8 percent lower.

Positive trends in the midst of gloom

There may be all round negativity but the stock story led by Nifty has something positive to offer at the end of six months this calendar. Nifty, the broader stock market index, has grown about 15 percent during January to June 2012 period.

Forget 2011, and gear up for a challenging 2012

The depressed sentiments and low expectations will pave way for optimism on any signs of turnaround in the economic situation. I believe that the “survival instinct” would play out among all the stakeholders of the economy, which could help bring it back on track.