Business

Sensex falls 96 points, Nifty ends below 10,800

Surrendering early gains, benchmark Sensex on Friday dropped 96 points to end at 36,009.84 as investors booked profits even as global equities rose.The 30-share index opened on a strong note at 36,191.87, but failed to hold on its gains and settled 96.66 points, or 0.27 per cent, lower at 36,009.84. Intra-day, the gauge swung between 36,214.26 and 35,840.60. 

The NSE Nifty too slipped by 26.65 points to close at 10,794.95.  The major losers on the Sensex included Indusind Bank, Tata Motors, TCS, Yes Bank and L&T.Among the gainers were ITC, ONGC, Vedanta Ltd, Infosys, Axis Bank and HDFC.On the macro front, the rupee was trading lower by 21 paise to 70.55 against the US dollar.Brent crude futures were trading 1.10 per cent higher at USD 62.36 per barrel. 

Canara Bank issues bonds from London branch to raise up to USD 400 million

State owned Canara Bank Friday said it has launched a bond issuance programme through its London branch to raise up to USD 400 million (about Rs 2,750...

Sensex snaps 8-day winning run, dives 222 points on profit booking

Snapping its eight-day winning streak, the BSE benchmark Sensex declined by over 222 points on Friday to end at 38,164.61 as investors booked profits ...

Sensex up 116 pts, Nifty above 11,550 mark

The Sensex and Nifty opened higher on Friday following firm Asian markets along with gains in the pivotal banking stocks.Sentiments continued to be up...

Yes Bank is hiring CAs for checking banking frauds

Yes Bank has advertised for employing Chartered Accountants for the position of 'Quality Control Financial Crime' in Kolkata.Yes Bank looking to fill ...