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Asian shares fall from five-month highs, pound jumps on Brexit delay hopes

Overnight, the S&P 500 rose to a near four-month peak while the Dow and the Nasdaq also gained.

Feb 26, 2019, 09:33 AM IST

Global shares fall on Italian turmoil, euro near 6-1/2 month lows

FTSE futures slipped 0.5 percent while Eurostoxx 50 futures eased 0.1 percent.

May 29, 2018, 11:56 AM IST

Global Markets: Caution creeps into Asian trading ahead of Fed decision

Global shares rallied for all of 2017 but have started this year on the back foot, hit by a combination of factors including the risk of faster rate rises in the United States and alarm over protectionism.

Mar 21, 2018, 06:57 AM IST

Sensex, Nifty end slightly lower ahead of GDP data

The benchmark indices ended marginally lower on Tuesday ahead of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to be released on Wednesday.

Feb 27, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

Sensex closes 304 points higher, Nifty at 10,583, realty; auto stocks surge

The domestic indices ended nearly 1% higher on Monday taking cues from its Asian counterparts.

Feb 26, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

Sensex up 154 points, hovers above 33,500-mark

The NSE index Nifty hit 10,337.75, with gains of 39 points -- or 0.37 percent.

Nov 21, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Sensex retreats from record high

The BSE benchmark Sensex hit all-time high of 33,865.95 in opening trade on Tuesday amid strong global cues.

Nov 07, 2017, 10:25 AM IST

Sensex mirrors Asian gains, goes up after Fed holds rates

The National Stock Exchange index Nifty too was up 8.55 points, or 0.08 percent, to trade at 10,449.05.

Nov 02, 2017, 10:15 AM IST

Sensex hits new peak of 33,295, Nifty at 10,369 points

PSU, consumer durables, infrastructure and auto stocks remained in the lead. Positive Asian shares added to optimism.

Oct 30, 2017, 10:29 AM IST

Asian shares edge higher, Fed chief speculation tempers appetite

The dollar buckled and US bond yields dipped after a report that President Donald Trump was leaning towards Jerome Powell as the next chair of the Federal Reserve.

Oct 20, 2017, 07:38 AM IST

Asia shares hit 10-year high on Irma, North Korea relief

MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.2 percent to its highest level since late 2007.

Sep 12, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Gold falls 1 % to hit near six-week low

Investors are settling into a cautious mode while they await the U.S. data, including June consumer confidence, pending home sales, crude oil inventories and revised first-quarter GDP for signs of softness that could push back rate hike expectations.

Jun 26, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Asia shares near two-year high as US hi-tech rebound boosts mood

Japan`s Nikkei rose more than 1 percent to a near two-year high on Tuesday, encouraged by rebound in U.S. hi-tech shares as investors bet on solid growth in the economy and corporate profits globally.

Jun 20, 2017, 09:15 AM IST

Asian stocks near 2-year high on US optimism, euro steady

Asian stocks extended gains for a fifth consecutive day on Wednesday, as renewed optimism about the world`s biggest economy brightened the outlook for risky assets while the euro held on to previous gains as political concerns in France ebbed.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:51 AM IST

Asian shares at 21-month high, dollar soft on less hawkish Fed

Asian shares hit 15-month highs on Tuesday while the dollar and U.S. bond yields were on the back foot on the prospect of a less-hawkish Federal Reserve policy trajectory.

Mar 21, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Asian stocks rise to 18-month highs, dollar revives

Asian shares climbed to their highest in more than 18 months on Thursday, as investors grew more confident about the world`s second-largest economy while the dollar slightly firmed in the wake of growing concerns over political instability in Europe.

Feb 09, 2017, 11:03 AM IST

Global stocks, gold, bonds slide on ECB taper talk

Asian shares and gold retreated on Wednesday and bond yields were near two-week highs as markets were rattled by a media report flagging the possible withdrawal of the European Central Bank`s bond buying program.

Oct 05, 2016, 09:06 AM IST

Asian shares fall, brace for bruising U.S. presidential debate

Asian shares began the week under a cloud on Monday after losses on Wall Street, and as investors` attention turned from central banks to American politics ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate. 

Sep 26, 2016, 12:03 PM IST

Shares crumble as oil falls, bond yields soar on stimulus doubts

Asian shares wallowed near six-week lows on Wednesday, bruised by a fall in oil prices on renewed worries about a supply glut and as investors grew nervous about the diminishing capacity of the world`s major central banks to shore up economic growth.

Sep 14, 2016, 12:09 PM IST

Asian shares edge up as soft U.S. GDP cuts Fed rate hike bets

Asian shares ticked up slightly on Monday after disappointing U.S. economic growth data reduced expectations of a rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve in the next few months.

Aug 01, 2016, 08:11 AM IST