Volumes in the currency derivatives space are up almost 80% compared to that during the start of the financial year. The average daily volume so far this month for all exchanges combined stood at Rs 3
Market regulator SEBI has allowed mutual fund houses and alternative investment funds (AIFs) to set up shop in international financial service centres (IFSCs) that may come up in various parts of...
It could rain Exchange traded funds (ETFs) in the market soon as different fund houses line up innovative variants to this instrument that is gaining popularity in the country.
Turnover of commodity exchanges fell 41 per cent to Rs 58.68 lakh crore till March 15 of 2014-15 due to a sharp fall in the trading volumes of bullion and other commodities. According to th...
With overseas investors pumping in over $3 billion in the Indian capital markets this month, total foreign fund inflows have touched nearly $13 billion since the beginning of the year.Analy...
The top 10 most valued companies saw a combined erosion of over Rs 1 lakh crore to their market capitalisation over the past week, amid a steep fall in the broader market.
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Analysts expect the inflows to accelerate further in view of Parliament clearing bills related to insurance, coal allocation and mining
The turnover of commodity exchanges fell by 41 per cent to Rs 58.68 lakh crore till March 15 of 2014-15 on sharp fall in trading volumes in bullion and other commodities, according to Forward Markets
With just two days left to meet the mandatory Sebi deadline, nearly 400 listed companies are still to appoint women directors on their boards even as the market regulator has warned of serious consequ
TCS top loser whose market capitalisation saw an erosion of Rs 18,304 cr
Amid brewing discontent in the mutual funds industry, capital market regulator Sebi is looking at concerns raised over the proposed one per cent cap on upfront commission paid to agents for selling mu
The coming week may witnesses some liquidity crunch as banks and debt/FX markets will be closed on April 2 for Mahavir Jayanti and then April 3 for Good Frida
To protect investor interest, the capital market watchdog would soon be coming out with stricter disclosure norms
A decade ago, Joe Jimenez was peddling ketchup and baked beans. Now he's using Microsoft's gaming technology and embedding Google sensors in contact lenses to reinvent the world's biggest drugmaker.
1.5 mn tonne castor seed required to meet demand, lower crop size may create shortage
The first quarter of 2015 has been full of sound and fury signifying nothing; at least in terms on index returns. Stocks have been struggling to hold on to higher levels. Despite the Sensex cro...
A weak dollar and unrest in West Asia could help the yellow metal
Stepping ahead in commodity trade transparency, Myanmar has launched world's first 23x7 multi commodity exchange for the benefit of entire value chain participants including traders, importers, arbitr
The turmeric markets in this town, one of the biggest in India, will remain closed for nine days from March 28 for the local Periya Mariamman and Chinna Mariamman festivals.
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Pennar Engineered Buildings Systems Ltd, a subsidiary of Pennar Industries Ltd, filed a Draft Red Herring Prospectus (DRHP) for an initial public offer with the Securities Exchange Board of India...
Madison Square Garden to split its entertainment and media ventures
Stocks have trended downward since rallying on the Federal Reserve's March 18 statement, in which it suggested a less-aggressive approach to raising interest rates than investors had expected.
Emerging geo-political tensions in the Middle-East and prospects of hike in US interest rates dampened sentiment
Weekend Investor: As April 15 nears, taxpayers face new provisions and a harder time getting help from the IRS. Here’s how to maximize savings and avoid pitfalls.
The major US stock indexes snapped a four-day losing streak after the Wall Street Journal reported chipmaker Intel Corp (INTC.O) is in talks to buy rival Altera Corp (ALTR.O). Chipmakers bounced, le
Freshii, the growing Chicago-based chain that prides itself on healthy, quick food, is betting the next big trend in healthy snacking might be something most people haven't even heard of: frozen kefir
Traveling during busy seasons like spring break can be, well, ruff.
The former Esquire Theater, home to an upscale steakhouse and luxury designers, has been sold to a Spanish investor with an appetite for fast fashion.
For years, insurance companies have said their voluntary driver-monitoring programs rewarded good driving but didn't penalize bad motoring skills. Now, Progressive says it will impose a surcharge on a
Today: Google strikes deal with Johnson & Johnson to make robots that can assist surgeons, launching a new challenge to Sunnyvale's Intuitive Surgical. Also: Intel, Altera soar after reports of me
Looking at options trading activity among components of the S&P 500 index, there is noteworthy activity today in Priceline Group Inc. (NASD: PCLN), where a total volume of 26,062 contracts has bee
Looking at the sectors faring best as of midday Friday, shares of Healthcare companies are outperforming other sectors, higher by 0.9%. Within that group, Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASD: ALXN) and
Looking at the sectors faring worst as of midday Friday, shares of Energy companies are underperforming other sectors, showing a 0.4% loss. Within that group, Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) and Valero En
When hedge fund manager "titans" think alike, investors are wise to pay attention. At Holdings Channel, we have reviewed 4,004 13F filings for the 12/31/2014 reporting period, and noticed that Micron