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3.55 pm Closing bell The Sensex and Nifty ended higher on heavy buying in power, infrastructure, PSU and bank stocks amid weak global cues. Gains in state-run lenders were offset by the losses in tech stocks such as Wipro. The 30-share BSE…

The Great Facebook Heist

When does it become obvious that a heist has occurred? Loud alarms and smatterings of broken glass strewn are an obvious indication. Yet many of the greatest heists in history have been without spectacle, only becoming obvious much after…

Strong inflows into MFs continue

The dream run of mutual funds (MFs) continued in October with the stock markets hitting new record highs. Last month, equity schemes saw net inflows of Rs 16,000 crore amid a six per cent jump in the benchmark Sensex index.   Although the …

MF Assets In North East Rise 66%

Mutual fund players' total assets under management (AUM) from the North East have grown 65.76 per cent in a year to Rs 14,454 crore as of August this year, spurred by aggressive marketing and awareness campaigns by the industry. Markets…

Indices gain for third day in a row

Trading for the September month started on a positive note as key benchmark indices provisionally settled with modest gains as domestic data showing Q1 June 2017 gross domestic product falling to a three-year low raised expectations that…

Fall in banks weighs on indices

Volatility gripped the D-Street on Thursday after selling pressure dominated final minutes of trade. This movement led to erasing almost all of its gains by the indices, which were trading with gains of over 100 points on the Sensex, and…

Sharp rally in banks & FMCG stocks

The Indian market had a strong trading session on Wednesday as benchmark indices closed with high gains, driven by a rally in banks and FMCG stocks. In the broader market, midcaps too had a field day and outperformed the frontline Nifty…