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Bond investors seek clarity on future rate cuts & fiscal math

Bond investors will be focussed on what the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Shaktikanta Das says on future rate cuts when the monetary policy committee (MPC) announces its rate decision on Friday. The corporate tax cut by the government and unchanged borrowing plan in the second half of the year has made dealers nervous on India’s fiscal position which could limit the central ... Read More »

Apple Hits Record High but Leaves Some Investors in Dust

Apple shares cruised to a record-high close Monday, helping catapult the S&P 500 stock index over the $20 trillion (roughly Rs. 13,38,94,055 crores) mark in what amounts to a victory for plain-vanilla mutual funds over a bevy of hedge fund managers who recently backed away from the iPhone maker. The largest component of the S&P 500 and a core holding ... Read More »

Foreign Investors Pour Rs 9,700 Crore Into Capital Markets This Month

New Delhi: Foreign investors have brought in over Rs 9,700 crore into the Indian capital markets in the first two weeks of this month on improving prospects for the economy and hopes of better corporate earnings. Interestingly, most of the incoming investments are in the debt markets during the period under review. The investment in July is followed by an ... Read More »

Oil Prices Remain Near Two-Month Lows As Investors Bet On Weaker Prices

Singapore: Oil prices remained near two-month lows from the previous trading session on Tuesday as financial traders lost confidence in a recent price rally, switching positions in anticipation of lower prices. International Brent crude oil futures were trading at $46.13 per barrel at 0027 GMT, down 12 cents from their last close and near to the $45.90 two-month lows reached ... Read More »

Oil Jumps As Yuan Hits 2016 High; Investors Put Fresh Cash Into Oil

Singapore: Oil prices jumped on Friday supported by fresh investment and a weaker dollar, which makes fuel cheaper for importers using other currencies, but analysts warned that a stronger price rally was premature as a global glut remained in place. U.S. crude futures were trading at $38.64 a barrel at 0749 GMT, up 80 cents and over 2 percent from ... Read More »