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Jaitley remarked that the Indian securities markets have witnessed "significant developments" during the last 5-6 years and that technology has heavily influenced its operations.
Yellen said on Tuesday that the Fed will probably need to raise interest rates at an upcoming meeting, and that delaying rate increases could leave the Fed's policymaking committee behind the curve.
IANS | November 25, 2016 1:40 PM
The Chinese currency continued to depreciate on Friday against the US dollar to hit its weakest point since June 2008.
FE Bureau | November 25, 2016 6:15 AM
With the Fed fund futures indicating a 96% probability of an 25-basis-point interest rate hike in December, foreign portfolio investors have net sold $2.06 billion of debt instruments in the Indian market in November alone, after significantly investing in domestic debt last month.
Reuters | November 25, 2016 5:06 AM
The Dow and the S&P 500 eked out record high closes on Wednesday ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, helped by gains in industrial stocks, though losses in technology shares limited the advance and weighed on the Nasdaq.
Reuters | November 25, 2016 2:36 AM
Sterling was headed for its strongest monthly performance in eight years on both a trade-weighted basis and against the euro on Thursday, hitting a nine-week high against the basket of currencies that measures its broader strength.
Reuters | November 24, 2016 10:07 AM
Most Asian stock markets fell on Thursday as upbeat economic data strengthened the prospect for higher U.S. interest rates, while the dollar’s bull run continued as U.S. bond yields hovered near multi-year highs.
Reuters | November 24, 2016 6:20 AM
Japanese stocks rose to a near 11-month high on Thursday on a weaker yen and after Wall Street shares closed at record highs overnight, while the dollar’s bull run continued as upbeat economic data took U.S. bond yields to multi-year highs. The dollar index was at 101.76, not far from 101.91 touched overnight, its highest since March 2003.
Reuters | November 24, 2016 5:04 AM
The S&P 500 inched lower on Wednesday afternoon, hurt by declines in Eli Lilly and other healthcare shares, while the Dow edged higher along with industrial stocks in light trading ahead of a U.S. holiday.
Reuters | November 24, 2016 12:59 AM
The Dow hit an all-time high for the third straight day on Wednesday, helped by a record-setting surge in industrial stocks, but a drop in technology heavyweights kept the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq in negative territory.