MSCI defers raising of India’s weight in its global indices
There is no unanimity on the amount of investment funds likely affected by the MSCI deferral.
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 ne...
Sensex falls 300 points on weak macro data, rising Covid cases; Nifty below 11,000
GST collections in July also declined to Rs 87,422 crore f...
Dollar drop seen bolstering Asia’s stock rally by luring inflows
The drop in the greenback -- about 4% in July alone -- may spur flows to Asian markets, fund managers and strategists said. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index capped its fourth monthly gain Friday, helped by technology shares.
China stocks post biggest monthly rise in 17 months amid coronavirus uncertainty
SEC gains 0.71 per cent, CSI300 up 0.84 per cent, SSEC gains 10.9 per cent in July, CSI300 up 12.8 per cent, biggest monthly rises since April 2015.
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.
Chinese stocks gain most in more than a week on bargain-buying, tech board soars
The Shanghai Composite index was up 2.06% at 3,294.55, its best daily performance since July 20.
Global shares take comfort in endless stimulus, Fed policies
Nations around the globe are announcing new travel curbs amid a fresh wave of the coronavirus, a setback to hopes for a "V" shaped economic recovery.
China shares regain ground as data signals firm economic rebound
The Shanghai Composite index was up 0.26% at 3,205.23 and the blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.51%.
Sensex sheds 275 points, Nifty nears 11,100 as US-China tensions, rising virus cases weigh
BSE flagship Sensex fell 375 points or 0.72 per cent to 37,854 while NSE benchmark Nifty shed 90 points or 0.87 per cent to 11,109.
Asia stocks rise, helped by tech stocks
S&P500 futures were last up 0.4% in choppy trade while Japan's Nikkei fell 0.5%, resuming trade after a long weekend and catching up with falls in global shares late last week.
Japanese shares close weaker as domestic Covid-19 cases spike
The benchmark Nikkei shares average closed 0.76% lower at 22,770.36, retreating from a five-week high hit in the previous session.
Asian shares fall despite China GDP beat as Sino-US tensions, virus fears weigh
Even news that China's economy rebounded more than expected in the second quarter from a record contraction was not enough to pull regional equities out of the red.
Asian markets, risk assets ride up on vaccine hopes
Japan's Nikkei added 1.5% to the highest since June 10 while Australia's benchmark index was up 1%. Chinese shares gained modestly with the blue-chip CSI300 index ticking up 0.3%.