Spot pepper continues to fall

Spot pepper prices continued their fall as exchange-released pepper was being pushed into the market at much lower rates of ?650 a kg outside the terminal market. High Range pepper was down at ?670;...
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The government seems to be taking a proactive approach towards divestment this fiscal. While the center has already wrapped up the offer for sale (OFS) of National Aluminum Company (Nalco) last week,
Total market valuation of all companies listed on BSE touched a lifetime peak of over Rs 125 lakh crore today helped by strong gains in broader market. The BSE 30-share Sensex surged 287 points to en
The Coca-Cola Company reported first quarter fiscal 2017 earnings results that saw an 11% drop in revenue and a 20% plunge in profit due to a confluence of factors including everything from refranchis
The Nifty50 index closed at an all-time high of 9,306 levels on Tuesday, up 89 points or one per cent, buoyed by the outcome of the first round of French elections and March quarterly earnings of inde
Shares of Reliance Industries ended over 1 per cent higher today after hitting a nine-year high, as the company reported a record fourth quarter net profit of Rs 8,046 crore. The stock gained 1.14...
The rupee rose 22 paise to hit a 3-week high of 64.20 against the dollar in the evening trade on persistent selling of the greenback by banks and exporters on the back of lower dollar overseas. Ac...
Mutual fund managers continued to be bullish on bank shares, with their allocation to the sector reaching an all-time high of over Rs 1.26 lakh crore at the end of March, mainly due to cheaper valuat
Gold prices eased on Tuesday as investor sentiment remained skewed towards riskier assets in the wake of the French election results last weekend, though concerns over Korean peninsula limited the sa
Gold prices fell for the second day today, down Rs 50 at Rs 29,600 per 10 grams at the bullion market, due to weak overseas trend and easing demand from local jewellers. However, silver held steady..
Shares in the FTSE-100 listed group took a hit, falling by almost 6 per cent after in early trading, after it posted a 5.7 per cent rise in pre-tax profits to £515.4million in the 52 weeks to March
The SEBI board will meet on Wednesday to discuss stricter norms to check any flow of black money into the stock market through controversy-ridden P-Notes as well as initiate steps to allow mutual fun
Silver prices were down by 0.17 per cent at Rs 41,060 per kg at the futures trade today as speculators engaged in trimming their positions taking negative cues from the global markets. At the Multi..
Gold prices dipped further by 0.41 per cent to Rs 29,012 per 10 gram at the futures trade as speculators engaged in reducing their positions, tracking a weak trend overseas. At the Multi Commodity ..
Financial technology firm Intellect Design Arena has received the markets regulator SEBI's approval to raise up to Rs 200 crore through a rights issue. The company had filed draft papers with the S..
The euro steadied on Tuesday, pausing after a rally sparked by the first-round results of the French presidential election, while the Canadian dollar fell after the US slapped duties on Canadian soft
Oil prices inched up on Tuesday but markets remain under pressure following six consecutive sessions of declines as traders lose confidence that pledged output cuts by major producers will rein in ov
The rupee rose 17 paise to hit a 3-week high of 64.25 against the dollar in late morning trade on persistent selling of the greenback by banks and exporters on the back of lower dollar overseas. A...
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has said the US health regulator has cleared its investigational new drug (IND) application to initiate a first-in-human study for a proposed biosimilar for use in the treatm
Shares of Biocon surged to a record high as the company plans to consider bonus issue. The stock jumped as much as 9.69 per cent to a record high. The stock is on track to record biggest intraday...
Shares of Indiabulls Housing Finance hit a record high on robust Q4 earnings. Shares of Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd gained as much as 3.34 per cent to a record high. The company's March-quarte...
The benchmark BSE Sensex climbed almost 168 points in early trade as domestic sentiment was buoyed with Reliance Industries’ better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings numbers which were announced
Shares of Reliance Industries hit near 9-year high on upbeat Q4 results. The stock gained as much as 3.55 per cent to its highest since May 2, 2008. The oil-to-telecoms conglomerate had on Mond...
Asian equities advanced on Tuesday as the return of risk appetite following a centrist victory in the first round of the French presidential election lifted several regional markets to multi-year hig
The rupee strengthened by 10 paise to 64.34 against the US dollar in early trade on increased selling of the American currency by banks and exporters. Forex dealers said that apart from sustained s..
As the markets consolidate after a sharp run up thus far in calendar year 2017 (CY17), VIKAS KHEMANI, president and chief executive officer at Edelweiss Securities tells Puneet Wadhwa that banking and
The cap will aim to control rising gas and electric prices, which have doubled over the past decade, and is expected to reduce annual energy bills for millions of UK homes by around £100.
The Financial Reporting Council has excluded a retired partner from the industry body and hit Grant Thornton with a £3.5m fine, reduced to £2.3m after a settlement discount.
Hayward, 59, is retiring as chairman of Genel Energy in June, just six years after taking over the Kurdistan oil company. He will be replaced by industry veteran Stephen Whyte.
Shares in big data company WANdisco soared 20 per cent after it announced its biggest ever deal, worth £3.2million, with a multinational financial services firm.
The FTSE saw its biggest one day jump in seven months as the victory of centrist Emmanuel Macron over hard-right Eurosceptic Marine Le Pen sparked a rally among investors.
Marks & Spencer boss Steve Rowe was in hot water soon after he took the top job for talking about female customers as 'Mrs M&S', which some found patronising.
Pittsburgh-based PPG has offered to buy Akzo Nobel, the parent company of Dulux, for £22.5bn. Akzo, has rebuffed two previous offers from PPG, a £19.3bn bid and a £18.1bn bid.
Wilson, whose 13-year campaign against HSBC resulted in a multi-million pound compensation pay-out to thousands of customers in January, is standing in the general election.
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL) on Monday reclaimed the tag most-valued Indian company from Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) after more than four years. The oil-to-telecoms conglomerate is

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