Rupee to dollar: Indian currency steady; Asian currencies gain

Written by Reuters | Updated: Aug 11 2014, 19:35pm hrs
Indian rupee trading at 61.16/17 to the US dollar, little changed from its Friday close of 61.14/15. Live updates: Indian rupee vs US dollar, others

Occasional foreign fund flows seen into equity and bond markets.

The 50-share NSE index up 0.7 percent.

Asian currencies also gain on easing geopolitical tensions over Ukraine.

But broader sentiment in emerging markets still seen weak.

The dollar index up 0.08 percent.