Rupee

  • Rupee recovers 7 paise against dollar in early trade Yesterday

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered by 7 paise to trade at 60.38 against the US dollar in early trade on selling of the American currency by banks and exporters amid sustained foreign capital inflows. Besides, a higher opening in the domestic equity market and strengthening of the euro against the dollar overseas...
  • Rupee softens by 2 paise vs USD to end at 60.45 in dull trade 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Wednesday edged two paise lower and ended at 60.45, near its four-week high levels, against the Greenback on dollar demand from importers. However, bullish local equities, sustained capital inflows and a weak dollar overseas helped check the rupee fall, a forex dealer said. At the Interbank...
  • Rupee logs 4-week closing high of 60.43 vs dollar, up 13 paise 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday appreciated by 13 paise to end at nearly four-week high of 60.43 against the American currency following fresh dollar selling by exporters and sustained investments by foreign funds. However, some hesitancy in local equities and weak dollar overseas kept the rupee in a tight range. The...
  • Rupee falls nine paise Vs US dollar to end at 60.56 4 days ago

    Mumbai Retreating from over three-week highs, the Indian rupee on Monday fell nine paise to close at 60.56 against the Greenback on late profit booking in local equities and fresh dollar demand from oil importers. However, sustained capital inflows and a weak dollar overseas limited the rupee fall, a forex dealer...
  • Rupee rebounds 20 paise to end over 3-week high Vs US dollar at 60.47 1 week ago

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Friday rebounded 20 paise to end at over three-week high of 60.47 against the Greenback following strong local equities and capital inflows. After falling six paise on Thursday, the sentiment was in favour of the rupee today and helped it shrug off a better dollar in...
  • Rupee snaps three-day rise, ends 6 paise down Vs US dollar at 60.67 August 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Breaking its three-session string of gains, the Indian rupee today retreated from three-week highs and ended six paise down at 60.67 against the greenback on importer demand for US currency, amid a firm dollar overseas. However, a marginal recovery in local equities and continued capital inflows restricted the rupee fall....
  • Rupee washes out early losses, ends up 6 paise vs US dollar at 60.61 August 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Recouping early losses, the Indian rupee on Wednesday closed six paise higher at almost a three-week high of 60.61 against the American unit on constant dollar selling by exporters and some banks, amid increased inflows. However, weakness in local stocks and strong dollar overseas confined the rupee rise, a forex...
  • Rupee up 7 paise against dollar in early trade August 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Extending its rising streak for the second session, the rupee strengthened by seven paise to trade at fresh two-week high of 60.69 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday amid sustained foreign capital inflows. Increased selling of dollars by banks and exporters amid soaring equity markets on heavy...
  • RBI to issue Rs 1,000 banknotes within MG series-2005 August 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank will soon issue Rs 1,000 denomination banknotes with inset letter R in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005. "The Reserve Bank will shortly issue Rs 1,000 denomination Banknotes incorporating rupee symbol, with 'R' inset letter, in the Mahatma Gandhi Series-2005," the RBI said in a notification. The year of printing...
  • Rupee rises nine paise to 1-week high of 61.08 vs US dollar August 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Thursday rose by nine paise to end at one-week high of 61.08 against the greenback on fresh dollar selling by banks and exporters. The rupee resumed steady at 61.17 per dollar and hovered in a range of 61.07 and 61.22 per dollar before ending at 61.08...
  • Rupee down most in a week vs US dollar to end at 61.21 as inflation rises August 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday fell 13 paise in its biggest drop in a week to end at 61.21 against the Greenback following fresh dollar demand from importers, amid uptick in retail inflation and slowing industrial production growth. However, better local equities and some capital inflows helped restrict the fall...
  • Rupee rises 9 paise to 1-week high of 61.08 vs US dollar August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday rose by nine paise to end at one-week high of 61.08 against the greenback on fresh dollar selling by banks and exporters. The rupee resumed steady at 61.17 per dollar and hovered in a range of 61.07 and 61.22 per dollar before ending at...
  • Rupee up 13 paise against dollar in early trade August 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by 13 paise to 61.02 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on Monday on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks. Besides, the dollar's weakness against other currencies overseas and a higher opening in the domestic equity market...
  • Not rupee value, other factors impacting exports: Nirmala Sitharaman August 8, 2014

    New Delhi: It is not the exchange rate of the rupee but 'other factors' that are impacting the country's exports, the government said on Friday. "In India as the exchange rate of the rupee has remained bi-directional in a general depreciating trend and there are other factors affecting exports, there...
  • Rupee hits 5-month low of 61.74 intraday ; ends 7 paise up Vs dollar August 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday plunged by 52 paise to five-month low of 61.74 against the dollar with oil prices rising amid geopolitical tensions, but the domestic currency managed to close seven paise higher at 61.15 on suspected RBI intervention in the Forex market. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market,...
  • Rupee recovers 16 paise Vs dollar in early trade August 7, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered by 16 paise to trade at 61.33 against the dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market, tracking positive sentiments after the government approved FDI liberalisation in defence and railways sectors. Forex dealers said besides selling of dollars by exporters, strength in other...
  • Gold gains Rs 110 on festive season demand, global cues August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Gold prices jumped by Rs 110 to Rs 28,500 per 10 grams in the national capital on Wednesday on festive season demand and positive global cues. Besides, depreciating rupee which fell to almost five-month low of Rs 61.41 (intra-day) against the US dollar, making imports costlier, influenced gold prices. However, silver...
  • Sensex sheds 243 points, Nifty below 7700 August 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Global markets weighed on Indian investors' sentiments. The Sensex was down 242.74 points or 0.9 per cent at 25665.27 and the Nifty slipped 74.50 points or 0.96 per cent at 7672.05. About 1496 shares have advanced, 1479 shares declined, and 116 shares are unchanged. Infosys, M&M, Reliance, BHEL and...
  • Sensex up 185 pts as RBI gives more funds to banks for lending August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday soared 185 points as rate-sensitive auto, consumer durables and realty shares notched up handsome gains after RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan enabled banks to provide more credit even as he held interest rates for the third straight meeting. In highly volatile trade, the Sensex opened higher...
  • Rupee jumps most in 3 weeks to end at 60.93 vs dollar, up 25 paise August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Recovering from four-month lows, the Indian rupee on Monday rose 25 paise in its biggest gain in three weeks to end at 60.93 against the greenback as shares soared ahead of the RBI policy meet and exporters offloaded dollars. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit started...
  • Sensex jumps over 200 points, tech shares up August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex jumps over 200 points and the Nifty is trading 1 per cent higher, heading for their first winning session in three. Technology stocks lead on weaker rupee - Infosys Ltd surges 3.7 per cent. Lenders gain ahead of the RBI's policy review, due on Tuesday. State Bank of...
  • Rupee crashes 63 paise vs USD to end at over 4-month low August 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Weakness in global stock markets and a strong US currency pulled down the rupee by a whopping 63 paise to end at over four-month low of 61.18, logging its worst weekly loss since January 24. Importers and some banks bought dollars and short-sellers covered their positions on hopes of further...
  • Rupee tanks to 3-month low of 60.55 vs US dollar, down 49 paise on outflows July 31, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday depreciated 49 paise to close at a three-month low of 60.55 against the US dollar on capital outflows after the US Fed trimmed its monthly bond buying programme by another $10 billion. Heavy dollar demand from importers and weakness in local equities also pulled the...
  • Rupee rises 7 paise Vs US dollar to end at over 2-week high of 60.06 July 30, 2014

    Mumbai: In line with the recovery in local equities, the Indian rupee on Wednesday washed out early losses and closed up by seven paise at over two-week high of 60.06 against the greenback. Fresh dollar selling by exporters too aided the rupee rise while a firm dollar overseas capped the...
  • Rupee slips by 3 paise to nearly 1-week low of 60.13 vs dollar July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday ended lower by 3 paise to end at nearly a one-week low of 60.13 against the American currency on month-end dollar demand from importers and banks. The rupee resumed lower at 60.12 per dollar as against the last weekend's level of 60.10 per dollar at the...
  • Nifty falls to one-week closing low on profit taking July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The Nifty fell on Monday to its lowest close in a week, as profit-taking hit shares of blue-chips such as ICICI Bank Ltd for a second consecutive session after the record highs hit last week. ICICI Bank provisionally fell 1.3 per cent, while Reliance Industries ended lower 1.8 per cent. The...
  • FII inflows hit $5 billion in July; cross $25 billion so for this year July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Betting big on the government's reforms agenda, overseas investors have poured in more than USD 5 billion in the Indian market so far this month taking the total inflow to over USD 25 billion since January. Net investments by foreign investors in the equity market were USD 2.2 billion...
  • The Rupee on Friday ended 0.02 points down at 60.10 for the week July 26, 2014

    Mumbai: The Rupee on Friday ended 0.02 points down at 60.10 for the week Dealers attributed the domestic currency's fall to gains made by the dollar against other currencies overseas and fresh demand for the American unit from importers. The rupee had retreated from nearly two-week high and ended three paise lower...
  • Rupee slips from two-week highs, ends at 60.12 vs US dollar July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: In contrast to rising equities, the rupee on Thursday retreated from nearly two-week highs and ended three paise lower at 60.12 against the Greenback on late dollar demand from importers. The domestic currency also snapped its two-day upmove when it had gained 21 paise against the US currency. At the...
  • Rupee rises 15 paise to end at over one-week high of 60.09 against US dollar July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Rupee rose 15 paise to end at over one-week high of 60.09 against US dollar on Wednesday. Extending its rising streak for the second straight session, the rupee strengthened by 12 paise to trade at 60.12 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday on sustained foreign capital...