On August 29, 2014 20:54 (IST)
Indias foreign exchange reserves declined by $810.7 million to $318.579 billion for the week ended August 22 on account of a drop in foreign currency assets.
On August 28, 2014 17:50 (IST)
Although foreign investors have remained buyers of Indian shares and bonds through the year, some concerns are emerging about whether the trend can continue, especially since they have now almost reached their purchasing limit in debt markets.
On August 28, 2014 15:48 (IST)
The rupee is trading at 60.37/38 versus its previous close of 60.45/46. The Indian unit's gains are likely to be limited by month-end dollar demand from importers.
On August 28, 2014 00:14 (IST)
Bond sale by non-financial sector firms is seen on course to touch a record $14 billion this year, helped by improved investment climate which has increased investor appetite for Indian papers and sliding hedging costs on the back of a strong rupee, ...
On August 26, 2014 18:27 (IST)
The rupee rose on Tuesday, tracking gains in other Asian currencies, although broader gains were curbed by concerns about the wider economic impact after the country's top court ruled coal blocks awarded since 1993 were illegal.
On August 25, 2014 17:52 (IST)
The rupee fell on Monday, retreating from a three-week high hit last week, as the dollar gained after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen was seen as more hawkish than her European counterpart at a central bankers' meeting.
On August 24, 2014 14:04 (IST)
The sustained weakness in oil, strength in the rupee and improving economic indicators all saw strength returning in the Indian bourses.
On August 23, 2014 14:26 (IST)
After falling for two consecutive weeks, foreign exchange reserves marginally rose to $319.39 billion, up by $43.3 million, for the week ended August 15, driven by an increase in foreign currency assets.
On August 22, 2014 17:25 (IST)
The rupee rose on Friday, after earlier hitting a three-week high against the dollar, on continued strong buying of debt and shares by foreign investors, while gains in emerging market currencies also contributed to the improved sentiment.
On August 21, 2014 17:19 (IST)
The rupee weakened slightly on Thursday, snapping a three-day rising streak, as the dollar rallied broadly after minutes from the Federal Reserve July meeting suggested potentially earlier-than-expected rate hikes.
On August 20, 2014 09:07 (IST)
Indian markets are likely to see further consolidation around 7,900 level as global equity market rally continues. The fall in oil prices, strength in rupee & improving economic macros make India the stand out destination for foreign flows.
On August 19, 2014 18:24 (IST)
The rupee strengthened slightly on Tuesday on bunched up dollar inflows after a four-day weekend and as shares hit a second consecutive record high, but broader gains were capped by good greenback demand from oil importers.
On August 16, 2014 20:35 (IST)
Foreign exchange reserves fell to $319.35 billion as of August 8, compared with $319.99 billion the week earlier, the Reserve Bank of India said on Friday.
On August 14, 2014 15:38 (IST)
Long positions in the Chinese yuan hit a near seven-month high and rose in the South Korean won, but sentiment on most emerging Asian currencies slightly deteriorated in the last two weeks, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.
On August 13, 2014 17:49 (IST)
The rupee fell on Wednesday after higher-than-expected consumer inflation and dull June industrial output hit sentiment. Emerging market currencies were also subdued due to weaker retail sales data from China.
On August 13, 2014 14:36 (IST)
The rupee was trading at 61.24/25 on Wednesday against the previous close of 61.08/09.
On August 11, 2014 17:49 (IST)
The rupee ended slightly lower on Monday as sentiment remained cautious on concerns foreign investors would pare some of their domestic equity or debt holdings, but easing global geopolitical tensions limited the fall.
On August 10, 2014 16:02 (IST)
HSBC has said it expects the rupee to trade at 60-levels against dollar by December even though risks on the domestic unit from both external and domestic fronts have increased.
On August 10, 2014 13:18 (IST)
The weak ahead could see re-emergence of foreign investor selling as global geopolitical risks lead to collateral selling on Indian bourses.
On August 08, 2014 18:06 (IST)
The rupee recovered from five-month lows on Friday as some of the currency's recent losses were seen as overdone even as sentiment stayed weak given the global geo-political concerns.