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    The Korea Composite Stock Price Index or Kospi is the benchmark equity index of South Korea. It is the index of all common stocks traded on the Stock Market Division — previously known as Korea Stock Exchange — o...The Korea Composite Stock Price Index or Kospi is the benchmark equity index of South Korea. It is the index of all common stocks traded on the Stock Market Division — previously known as Korea Stock Exchange — of Korea Exchange.The index is calculated based on market capitalisation method. Kospi replaced Dow-style KCSPI (Korea Composite Stock Price Index) in 1983. The index was introduced in 1983 with a base value of 100. On July 24, 2007, it broke the 2,000 barrier for the first time. The index's Korean name was officially changed to Koseupi jisu in November 2005.

    Kospi

    The Korea Composite Stock Price Index or Kospi is the benchmark equity index of South Korea. It is the index of all common stocks traded on the Stock Market Division — previously known as Korea Stock Exchange — of Korea Exchange.The index is calculated based on market capitalisation method. Kospi replaced Dow-style KCSPI (Korea Composite Stock Price Index) in 1983. The index was introduced in 1983 with a base value of 100. On July 24, 2007, it broke the 2,000 barrier for the first time. The index's Korean name was officially changed to Koseupi jisu in November 2005.

    Sensex rises 185 points on firm global cues; Nifty above 11,950

    The mood on Dalal Street has been largely bullish for a while now and blue chip indices are stone’s throw from their record highs. However, risk of a correction remains, said analysts.

    Asian shares drop as US stimulus talks drag on

    Global investor sentiment took a fresh hit over talks to boost the world's largest economy after U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday accused Democrats of being unwilling to craft an acceptable compromise on stimulus, following reports of progress earlier in the day.

    Sensex drops 140 points, Nifty nears 11,900 as stimulus hopes fade

    The mood on Dalal Street has been largely bullish for a while now, mostly thanks to better than expected earnings from IT firms and recovery in economic conditions. In the last 15 sessions, bluechip indices have closed in the red for just one.

    Asian markets start on firm footing on vaccine, U.S. aid hopes

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.26% for its second straight day of gains. The index has risen in eight of the last 10 sessions amid a rally in risk assets buoyed by hopes of a coronavirus vaccine and expectations of a so called "blue wave", which would see the Democrats claim victory in November's elections.

    SGX Nifty up 65 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 66.5 points, or 0.56 per cent higher at 11,838.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Monday.

    SGX Nifty up 10 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 9.5 points, or 0.08 per cent higher at 11,803.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a flat start on Thursday.

    SGX Nifty up 10 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 7 points, or 0.06 per cent higher at 11,682, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a flat start on Wednesday.

    Stock markets higher as Trump returns to White House

    S&P 500 futures traded steady early in the Asian session, after the best daily gain on the S&P 500 index in a month overnight. Oil held sharp overnight gains. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.2% to a two-week high. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4%. South Korea's Kospi rose 0.6% and futures point to a positive open in Hong Kong.

    SGX Nifty up 30 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 32 points higher at 11,538, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Tuesday.

    SGX Nifty up 5 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 6 points, or 0.05 per cent at 11,253, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a flat start on Tuesday.

    Sensex climbs 350 points on firm global cues; Nifty above 11,100

    In the 30-share pack Sensex, Bajaj Finance was the biggest gainer, up 3.11 per cent at Rs 3,235.75. It was followed by ONGC, NTPC, Tata Steel, Axis Bank and Maruti Suzuki that gained in the range of 2-3 per cent.

    Asian shares stutter ahead of US presidential debate, oil dips

    "Clouds have started to gather over the developed world as political uncertainty increases in the U.S. and Europe grapples with a resurgence in COVID-19 cases," Kerry Craig, Global Market Strategist, J.P. Morgan Asset Management.

    SGX Nifty up 60 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 59.50 points, or 0.54 per cent higher at 11,099.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Monday.

    Sensex tanks 1,115 points, Nifty plunges to 10,806: Four factors behind market crash

    India VIX, the measure of volatility in the market, advanced 5.45 per cent to 22.13.

    RIL-KKR deal, Wall Street rebound help Sensex gain 330 points

    India VIX, the measure of volatility in the market, fell further 4.29 per cent to 20.49.

    Asian stocks struggle to build on Wall Street gains, dollar rises

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was steady after two days of declines, but the mood was hardly bullish. Japan's Nikkei returned from a two-day holiday to drop 0.6%. Markets in Shanghai and Hong Kong opened flat, the ASX 200 rose 1.6% and South Korea's Kospi fell 0.8% on a jump in coronavirus infections.

    SGX Nifty flat; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded flat at 11,160, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a muted start on Wednesday.

    Asian stocks fall on concerns about fresh lockdowns, banking sector

    Emerging market stocks lost 1.64%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan closed 1.26% lower. In Asia, Australia's S&P/ASX 200 declined 0.5% while South Korea's Kospi fell 0.9%. Japan is closed for a public holiday. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures were down 0.36%.

    SGX Nifty up 60 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 58 points, or 0.52 per cent higher at 11,302, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Tuesday.

    Shares, currencies tentative as attention shifts to US election, stimulus

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was a shade weaker, though it was not too far from a June 2018 peak at 568.84. Australian and New Zealand shares both opened in the red while South Korea's KOSPI was 0.1% up. Japan's Nikkei hovered near a recent 7-month high at 23,360.

    SGX Nifty down 20 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 21.5 points, or 0.19 per cent lower at 11,497.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Monday.

    SGX Nifty down 20 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 22.5 points, or 0.20 per cent lower at 11,505.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Friday.

    SGX Nifty down 20 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 22.5 points, or 0.19 per cent lower at 11,581.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Thursday.

    Asian shares reverse early gains, euro falls to one-week lows

    In early European trade, the pan-region Euro Stoxx 50 futures and German DAX futures added 0.6% each, FTSE futures climbed 0.2% while France's CAC 40 futures rose 0.4%.

    Sensex gains 185 points on strong macroeconomic data; Nifty near 11,550

    India's factory activity grew for the first time in five months with indicators such as power and fuel demand, railway freight and mobility indices also showing improvement. The US also reported strong manufacturing activity data.

    Sensex climbs 200 points on firm global cues; Nifty near 11,450

    In the 30-share pack Sensex, Kotak Mahindra Bank was the biggest gainer.

    Stocks start defensively, focus on coronavirus treatment, Jackson Hole

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside of Japan was last down 0.04%, but not too far from a six-month high touched last week.

    Sensex ends off day's high, up 86 points on late selloff; Nifty near 6-month high

    During the day, Sensex gained as much as 260 points while Nifty 75 points before profit booking began.

    Asian stocks tick up after Wall Street cracks more records

    Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.1% in early trade while South Korea's Kospi was up 1.0%. Japan's Nikkei 225 slipped 0.2%.

    SGX Nifty up 30 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 31 points, or 0.27 per cent, higher at 11,442.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Wednesday.

    Asian shares cautious as Sino-US tensions weigh

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan see-sawed between red and green but held in small ranges to stay below a 6-1/2 month peak touched last week.

    S&P 500 ekes out 6th straight gain following jobs report

    The S&P 500 inched up 2.12 points, or 0.1%, to 3,351.28 to eke out a sixth straight gain, after being down most of the day. It's back within 1% of its record for the first time since February. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 46.50, or 0.2%, to 27,433.48.

    Sensex rises 390 points, Nifty nears 11,200 on rate cut hopes

    BSE flagship Sensex was up 390 points or 1.40 per cent at 38,078 while NSE benchmark Nifty added 102 points or 0.94 per cent to 11,197.

    Sensex snaps 4-day losing run, rises 748 points. Here are the top factors behind the rally

    Investors flocked to buy shares of Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank on separate news pieces.

    Sensex wobbles in early trade, down 75 points on drop in US GDP data, rising Covid cases

    US GDP collapsed at a 32.9 per cent annualized rate in the second quarter, the deepest decline on record, while jobless claims rose last week, adding to signs the momentum of economic recovery has slowed.

    Sensex jumps 270 points on Fed's commitment; Nifty near 11,300

    In the 30-share pack Sensex, HCL Tech was the biggest gainer, up about 1.87 per cent at Rs 706.95 and IndusInd Bank was the biggest loser in the pack, down 1.88 per cent at Rs 540.45.

    Asian stocks rise on Fed policy outcome

    The unchanged policy setting together with a pledge the Fed would use its "full range of tools" if needed boosted risk appetite overnight with all three Wall Street indexes finishing firmer.

    Nifty tops 11,000, hits over 4-month high on rally in bank, IT stocks

    Sectoral matrix on NSE was mixed with Nifty Pharma being the biggest loser, down 1.15 per cent followed by Nifty Auto and Nifty FMCG.

    Asian shares defensive; eyes on EU summit, U.S. stimulus talks

    Investor focus is squarely on a European Union Summit where leaders are haggling over a plan to revive economies throttled by the COVID-19 pandemic.

    SGX Nifty down 55 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 55.5 points, or 0.51 per cent lower at 10,873.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Monday.

    Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher after tech gains

    Benchmarks in Shanghai, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Australia rose.

    Sensex, Nifty edge lower; global growth concerns weigh

    In the Sensex pack of stocks, 11 were in the green while 19 in the red.

    Sensex rallies for 4th day, jumps 519 points on firm global cues, easing border tensions

    The bulls continued to dominate as gainers beat losers in the ratio of 2.6:1 on the BSE.

    Stocks slip after sobering Fed; dollar holds loss

    Contracts on the S&P 500 were down after the index closed with a modest drop Wednesday.

    Asian shares slip after mixed Wall Street session

    Investors adopted a more cautious stance as attention turned to the U.S. Federal Reserve, which wraps up its two-day meeting later on Wednesday.

    SGX Nifty up 100 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 101.75 points, or 1.02 per cent, higher at 10,109.80 in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a positive start on Wednesday.

    World shares advance on surprise US job recovery

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3% in early trade, with South Korea's Kospi rising 1.4%.

    Global stocks pull back as Hong Kong uncertainty weighs

    Worsening relations between the world's two biggest economies will further hobble global growth, already in the doldrums due to the coronavirus pandemic worldwide.

    SGX Nifty down 30 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 29.50 points, or 0.32 per cent lower at 9,047.50 in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Wednesday.

    Sensex, Nifty volatile in opening trade; airline stocks jumps up to 5%

    In the 30-share pack Sensex, Infosys was the biggest gainer, up 1.99 per cent.

    Hong Kong leads global markets lower as Beijing readies new security law

    Japan's Nikkei slipped 0.25%, while South Korea's Kospi fell 0.7%.

    Stocks rise after US government reopens for now

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.2 per cent.

    Sensex drops 600 points on fresh virus concerns; Nifty below 9,100

    HDFC twins, RIL and HUL were the top Sensex drags in early trade.

    Sensex stages 526 pts recovery, ends 190 pts down; RIL tanks 6%

    The market breadth was negative, with losers outnumbering gainers in the ratio of 1.6:1 on BSE.

    Global markets stumble on fears of second coronavirus wave, oil up

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia Pacific shares outside of Japan stumbled more than 1%, snapping two straight sessions of gains.

    Nifty reclaims 10,850 level; five key factors that fuelled the rally

    Sun Pharma, HDFC twins, Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, L&T and ITC traded with gains.

    US stock futures, Chinese shares slip amid Sino-US tensions

    China, opening for the first time since Thursday, started on the backfoot with the blue-chip index down 0.6%. Australian shares skidded 0.8%.

    Sensex crashes 2,002 points: Key factors behind stock market rout

    India VIX, the fear gauge of the market, climbed 28 per cent to cross above 43 level.

    Asian stocks slip as US-China tensions flare

    South Korea's KOSPI fell, Hong Kong's Hang Seng returned from a two-session holiday with a 3.5% drop, while Australia's ASX 200 eked out a 0.5% gain.

    SGX Nifty trades 90 points higher; what changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 89.50 points or 0.97 per cent higher at 9,311.50 in early trade on Monday.

    What changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 27 points or 0.11 per cent lower at 9,178.25, indicating a flat start for Dalal Street.

    What changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 62 points lower at 0800 hours (IST), signalling more pain ahead on Dalal Street.

    What changed for market while you were sleeping

    Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 169 points or 1.82 per cent lower at 9,091.50, indicating a negative start for Dalal Street.

    Global sell-off has tipped Asian stocks into a bear market

    The losses across the region were massive, equal to — or in some cases larger than — those seen in the United States overnight.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    For the near term, the 8,800 level will be a crucial support to watch out for while the immediate resistance lies in the 9,260-9,320 range.

    Asia shares jump but pandemic hangs heavy over outlook

    Chinese shares started firm with the blue-chip index up 0.7 per cent.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Net-net, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) were buyers of domestic stocks to the tune of Rs 1,738 crore on Thursday, data available with NSE suggested.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Nifty fell on Wednesday after encountering strong resistance above the 9,100 level.

    Global stocks turn tail as Italy angst grips Europe

    Shares in Italian banks, which have large sovereign bond holdings, hit a 19-month low.

    Stock, money and commodity markets closed today on account of Mahavir Jayanti

    Globally, Asian stock markets opened higher in early trade on Monday.

    S.Korean stocks, won tumble on trade anxiety

    Foreigners were net sellers of 267,354 million won worth of shares.

    F&O traders stay bearish for April despite recent rally, fall in FII selling

    The rollover in Nifty futures rollovers on a provisional basis to the April series was 62%.

    Market recovery continues for 2nd day on US stimulus

    The volatility index (VIX) declined 8 per cent to 76.96, after a high of 86.6 in the previous session.

    Relief rally cut short as hopes of a wider bailout are belied

    Piyush Garg, CIO, ICICI Securities said the market is pricing in a new economic normal which is uncertain.

    Manic Monday: Market posts biggest 1-day fall

    The Sensex and Nifty tumbled 10 per cent each in early trade on Monday, which activated the lower circuit breaker that resulted in a mandatory trading halt of 45 minutes.

    Market recovers nearly 6% but D-Street still wary of lockdowns

    Sensex, Nifty log biggest one-day gain since 2008 fin crisis.

    Rs 7 lakh crore gone in 15 mins! Sensex plummets 2,100 points, slips below 27,000

    In the 30-share pack Sensex, all constituents traded in the red.

    Why Sensex crashed 1,700 points on Thursday: Here are top 6 factors

    The stock market crash wiped off over 7 lakh crore worth of wealth in the first few ticks.

    Feeding on fears, bears tighten grip

    Indian benchmarks plunge 5.6% in line with global trends as optimism over US’ $1-t stimulus package evaporates

    Rebound in US futures, RBI action lift Sensex 600 points; Nifty tops 9,300

    Sectoral matrix on the NSE was mixed with Nifty Media as the biggest loser.

    US futures gain after worst stock rout since 1987

    Investors continue to clamor for massive spending packages by governments to offset the pain.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Asian markets traded weak this morning, but Nifty futures in Singapore signaled the possibility of a positive start on Dalal Street.

    Coronavirus hits market bulls! Sensex plunges 1,800 points, Nifty below 9,500

    Monday’s crash wiped out over Rs 6 lakh crore of equity investors' wealth within first 15 minutes of trading.

    Sliding yuan hits world stock markets, stokes trade war fears

    After falling 0.4 per cent, MSCI's index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ended the day 0.6 per cent higher.

    Machines, not bulls, at work! Did algos do the trick in stocks bounce?

    Algo is a method of executing orders using automated pre-programmed instructions that use different variables.

    What made Sensex, Nifty hit lower circuit today? Here are the key factors

    All constituents of Nifty and Sensex were trading deep in the red.

    BEAR-Pidemic on D Street: Sensex, Nifty at two-year lows

    The Sensex dropped 2,919.26 points (8.18 per cent) to close at 32,778.14.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Here’s breaking down the pre-market actions.

    Stocks tumble after Trump bans travel from Europe to contain virus blow

    Euro Stoxx 50 futures dived more than 5 per cent to their lowest levels since mid-2016.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Here’s breaking down the pre-market actions.

    Stocks, commodities recover after latest trade war jolt

    The euro was little changed at $1.1680 after shedding 0.6 per cent on Wednesday.

    Stocks surge on Wall Street following worst day since 2008

    Oil prices also recovered some of their losses in Monday's stunning plunge.

    Da Laal Street: Investors lose Rs 6.14 lakh crore in one day; benchmark bond yield at 11-year low

    Indian stocks saw the biggest wealth destruction in one day in five years.

    Bulls regain foothold, but path uncertain

    Market participants had been hoping that finance officials from the world’s seven largest economies would come out with a concrete plan.

    Sensex surges 560 points on hopes of central bank stimulus; Nifty tops 11,250

    India VIX, the measure of volatility in the market, fell 8.01 per cent to 23.18.

    New Covid-19 cases in India spook Dalal Street

    Sensex and Nifty tumble after rising up to 2 per cent in early trade.

    Global shares extend rebound on policy action hopes

    Japan's Nikkei jumped 1.6 per cent while MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.8 per cent.

    What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

    Net-net, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) were sellers of domestic stocks to the tune of Rs 1,354.72 crore on Monday, data available with NSE suggested.

    Sensex off day's high as two coronavirus cases confirmed in India

    Smart recovery by Asian markets and hopes of stimulus from central banks drove market higher.

    Asian shares slip on Fed hike, trade fears and soft China data

    The spectre of higher borrowing costs hit stocks while boosting US bond yields and the dollar.

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