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Wednesday, March 27, 2002
Markets (March 26)
BL 2501112.71 (-8.44)
BSE Sensex3466.29 (-49.82)
S&P CNX Nifty1123.05 (-15.40)
Dollar (Buy/Sell)48.72/48.84
Gold Std (10 gm)4950 (+50)

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UTI in talks with SEBI on excess holding in cos
UNIT Trust of India (UTI) is in talks with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) to sort out the issue of `excess' holdings in certain companies. SEBI's mutual fund regulation 44(1) says that "no mutual fund under all its schemes should ... More

Enough options for MFs in FMCG portfolio
WITH fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies such as Cadburys, Reckitt Benckiser and Nestle moving towards delisting, fund managers do not perceive a major restructuring in fund allocation. They claim that though investment options would be ... More


Bear domination
BEARS were in total control of Tuesday's trading activity. Bulls were unable to make any impact during the day's trading. The market sentiment reading of the tradable counters remains bearish. Currently, none of the counters in the list is in the ... More


Fertiliser stocks in the limelight
AFTER a rough run on the bourses last year, the fertiliser stocks are back in the reckoning with turnaround stories, good harvest expectations and hopes on disinvesment helping them gain momentum. In the past few days, there has been a steady ... More

Activity schedule for T+3
MUMBAI: Rolling settlement on T+3 basis will begin from April 1. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) today released the activity schedule for trading under T+3 basis. The exact timing of the pay-in and pay-out would be ... More

Mukta Arts up on new plans
THE stock of media company Mukta Arts edged up on Tuesday. Dealers said that the market was bullish on the scrip due to its forthcoming ventures. Mukta is close to releasing its new film `Badhai Ho Badhai' which is directed by Satish ... More


Put spread on Satyam may be profitable
PUT options gained in value during Tuesday's trading in the derivatives segment on the NSE. Most calls lost value. The top traded options were on Satyam Computer, Reliance Industries and Infosys Technologies
  • The March 280 call on Satyam ... More


    SEBI appoints ISE directors
    THE Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has appointed six public representative (PR) Directors on the board of Inter-Connected Stock Exchange of India (ISE) for the year 2002-03. Mr M.R. Mayya, Chairman, ISE and ISS, continues to be ... More


    Technology stocks crumble; select PSUs up
    AFTER a long weekend, the stock market closed on a weak note on Tuesday, extending its three-day loss to 3.2 per cent. The BSE Sensex ended the day at 3466.29, down 49.82 points or 1.42 per cent from Friday's close. Trading volumes were by and ... More
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