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SEBI norms on related party deals would pose difficulties, says KPMG

SEBI’s new norms on related party transactions could pose practical difficulties for listed companies, according to consultancy KPMG. The norms are part of a stringent corporate governance... »

MFs mobilise Rs 54K cr from investors in 2013-14

Investors pumped in nearly Rs 54,000 crore in various mutual fund schemes in 2013-14, 30 per cent lower than the amount infused by them in the preceding fiscal. However, industry experts... »

Bond yields unlikely to fall further: Bankers

The rally in the government bond prices seen last may not sustain due to the continuous supply of debt every week and the caution ahead of the election results next month, say bankers.Last... »

Saradha chit fund scam: SFIO to submit final probe report in June

The Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) is expected to submit its final report in June on the chit fund scam perpetrated by West Bengal-based Saradha and other firms. The investigat... »

Market value of 7 Sensex cos jumps by Rs 30,862 cr; TCS, ITC top gainers

The combined market capitalisation (m-cap) of seven Sensex companies increased by Rs 30,862 crore last week, with TCS and ITC emerging as the biggest gainers. While the market valuation o... »

PwC may submit final report on MCX today

Global audit firm PricewaterhouseCoopers is expected to submit its final report on Multi Commodity Exchange to commodity market regulator Forward Markets Commission on Monday, said a source... »

Saradha chit fund scam: SFIO to submit final probe report in June

The Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) is expected to submit its final report in June on the chit fund scam perpetrated by West Bengal-based Saradha and other firms. The investigat... »

FIIs invest $1.3 bn in equities so far this month

Foreign investors have pumped in about Rs 6,800 crore ($1.3 billion) in the domestic stock market so far this month on hopes a reform-oriented government will be formed after the general elections... »

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Corp Bank offloads MCX shares worth ₹20 cr

State-owned Corporation Bank has offloaded stake worth ₹19.91 crore in the troubled Multi Commodity Exchange in the last four months, and has brought down its stake to 1.32 per cent from 2.10 per... »

Punjab wheat growers face double whammy

Eternal wait A farmer in Punjab's Patiala district checks moisture in his grain lying in the open. Farmers here have been waiting for five days for procurement agencies to pick up their harvest. - KAMAL NARANG

Wheat growers in Punjab are facing a double whammy. While a fresh spell of unseasonal rain across Punjab and Haryana on Thursday has hit harvest, the delay in procurement of stocks by Gove... »

Poor arrivals, costly imports boost masur

After trading flat for the last couple of weeks, masur has begun to witness an uptrend with demand outstripping arrivals. On Friday, masur (bold) ruled at ₹5,150 a quintal, while masur (Mad... »

Refiners slash palmolein rates

With crude palm oil prices falling on Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Exchange, refineries in Mumbai cut price of palmolein by ₹6 for 10 kg. The domestic futures market was closed for Good Friday. »

Prices rule weak in global tea auctions

Even as tea trade around the globe has taken off for Easter and some auctions did not take place this week due to closure for Good Friday, market observers predict a weak trend for a few more week... »

ICICI Prudential MF plans to launch Dividend Yield Equity Fund

ICICI Prudential Asset Management Company has launched ICICI Prudential Dividend Yield Equity Fund, an open ended equity fund and the new fund offer period is from April 25 to May 9. ... »

Lanco Infra gets shareholders' nod to hike authorised capital

P-Note investments hit 3-year high of $34 bn in March

Top 100 companies told to set up risk management committees

HCL Tech: Hold

The realities behind myths in the commodity futures market

Wipro finds favour over HCL Tech

LIC Housing: Results and resistance

Ascent Capital invests ₹120 cr in Shasun-SeQuent venture

Pepper prices rule hot

Outlook: Gold to dance to currency’s tunes

In the domestic market, gold and silver futures contract traded on the MCX put up a lacklustre show last week despite a weak rupee. The Indian currency dropped from 60.17 versus the US dol... »

Market value of 7 Sensex cos jumps by Rs 30,862 cr; TCS, ITC top gainers

The combined market capitalisation (m-cap) of seven Sensex companies increased by Rs 30,862 crore last week, with TCS and ITC emerging as the biggest gainers. While the market valuation o... »

Bourses' cash turnover rises to Rs 33.4 lakh cr last fiscal

Cash turnover on the nation’s three stock exchanges — NSE, BSE and MCX-SX — rose 2.59 per cent to Rs 33.41 lakh crore in 2013-14 from a year earlier on account of improvement in the global and dom... »

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Forex reserves zoom $2.79 bn to $309.44 bn

India’s foreign exchange reserves jumped by $2.797 billion to $309.444 billion in the week ended April 11 on the back of a healthy rise in currency assets.The total reserves had shot up by... »

India, China support Philippines’ bid to curb rice imports

India and China have supported the Philippines’ request to the World Trade Organisation for continuing its import restrictions on rice in line with its food security needs.The US, Ca... »

Cotton rules flat on limited buying

Cotton prices ruled steady on Friday on the back of limited demand. According to traders, buying by domestic mills is need-basedbut export demand was very nominal. Kapas or raw co... »

Wheat tumbles on excess supplies

Dara wheat prices continued to tumble on account of easy availability of stocks and steady domestic demand on Friday. Satish Kumar, a wheat trader, told Business Line that dara pri... »

Sugar rules steady in listless trade

Sugar prices ruled steady on Friday in the absence of cues from mills in Maharashtra. On the Vashi wholesale market, activities remained routine with arrivals and offtake being routine. Prices for... »

FIIs hike stake in 16 Sensex cos in Jan-March quarter

Foreign funds have increased their exposure in 16 Sensex companies, including Infosys, RIL and HDFC, for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Foreign institutional investors (FIIs), however,... »

5 cos buying back shares worth Rs 6,000 cr this year

Markets closed today for ‘Good Friday’

Costly soya oil boosts mustard, oil

Company news

Results trigger for Reliance Industries

If gold touches $1,310/oz, sell

SEBI tightens norms for related party transactions

Hybrid turmeric zooms to ₹9,600/quintal

Portfolio

If there's a Modi wave who wins, who loses

Which sectors of India Inc will stand to benefit if the market’s wildest dreams are realised and the NDA sweeps the polls? Now that the party had laid out its sector-wise agenda in its manifesto, we decided to run a reality check and find out what this could mean for investors »

Stocks

Sensex surges 352 points on global cues, healthy corporate earnings

The Sensex and Nifty surged over 1.5 per cent led by positive global cues and encouraging earnings from TCS and HCL Technologies. Global markets rose on US Federal Reserve Chief Janet Ye... »

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DLF (₹158): SELL

The stock of DLF has plunged 10 per cent in the past two trading sessions painting a bearish picture. Investors with a short-term perspective can consider selling the stock at current leve... »  

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