INDIAN RUPEE

  • Rupee snaps two-day fall, rebounds 39 paise Vs US dollar to end at 61.44 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Tracking a recovery in local shares, the Indian rupee on Friday snapped a two-day declining trend and bounced back by 39 paise to end at 61.44 against the Greenback on fresh dollar selling by exporters and some banks. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced higher...
  • Rupee tumbles to over 7-month low, down 42 paise vs US dollar 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Indian rupee on Thursday plummeted to 61.93 and closed 42 paise down at over seven-month low of 61.83 against the greenback on heavy capital outflows and a spike in demand for US dollars. The dollar index was up by a whopping 0.45 per cent against basket of six major...
  • Rupee jumps 31 paise against dollar in early trade October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Extending its rising streak for the fourth straight day, the rupee surged by 31 paise to trade at two-week high of 61.09 against the dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on sustained selling of the US currency by exporters and banks. Forex dealers said besides...
  • Rupee gains 22 paise against dollar in early trade October 7, 2014

    Mumbai:After a long weekend, the rupee strengthened by 22 paise to 61.39 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on Tuesday on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks. Forex dealers said besides increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks, the...
  • Rupee down 7 paise versus dollar in early trade September 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee lost 7 paise to 61.01 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market due to increased demand for the US currency from importers. Forex dealers attributed the rupee's fall to increased demand for the US currency from importers but dollar's weakness against other units...
  • Rupee falls to 1-week low of 60.94 Vs US dollar as stocks drop September 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday depreciated by 12 paise to close at one-week low of 60.94 against the Greenback on month-end dollar demand from importers and steep fall in local equities. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced lower at 60.93 a dollar from previous close...
  • Rupee ends a paisa down at 60.82 Vs dollar in lacklustre trade September 22, 2014

    Mumbai: In lacklustre trade, the Indian rupee today closed one paisa down at 60.82 against the US dollar on alternate bouts of demand and supply, snapping a fourday rising trend. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange market (Forex), the domestic unit commenced lower at 60.85 a dollar from previous close of 60.81....
  • Rupee logs sixweek peak of 60.29 vs US dollar, up 10 paise September 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Monday appreciated by ten paise to end at a nearly sixweek high of 60.29 against the Greenback tracking a solid rally in local shares and continued dollar selling by exporters and some banks. Good inflows also helped the rupee even as the widely tracked dollar index...
  • Rupee logs fifth straight weekly rise against US dollar September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee fell back by three paise to end at 60.39 against the US dollar but managed to log its fifth straight weekly rise on account of recent gains. The rupee commenced lower at 60.44 a dollar from previous close of 60.36 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market. It...
  • Rupee closes at 1month high of 60.39 Vs USD; up 13 paise September 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Rising for the second day, the rupee today closed at onemonth high of 60.36 paise, up 13 paise against the dollar on sustained selling of the US currency by exporters and some banks amid heavy capital inflows. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the local currency resumed better at...
  • Rupee hits 1 month high at 60.33; closes up by 19 points at 60.49 Vs USD September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Snapping the foursession losing trend, the rupee hit onemonth high of 60.33 during the day before closing higher by 19 paise at 60.49 against the dollar on weakening of the US currency amid reports of Russia and Ukraine agreeing to a ceasefire. Also, continuing rise in local equities and sustained inflows...
  • Rupee up 3 paise against dollar in early trade September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered by three paise to 60.47 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday on sustained foreign capital inflows amid the country's economic growth rate improving to twoandhalf year high of 5.7 per cent in the AprilJune quarter. Increased selling of dollars by banks and exporters amid...
  • Rupee recovers 7 paise against dollar in early trade August 28, 2014

    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 August 27, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Wednesday edged two paise lower and ended at 60.45, near its fourweek 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 4week closing high of 60.43 vs dollar, up 13 paise August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday appreciated by 13 paise to end at nearly fourweek 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 August 25, 2014

    Mumbai Retreating from over threeweek 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 3week high Vs US dollar at 60.47 August 22, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Friday rebounded 20 paise to end at over threeweek 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 threeday rise, ends 6 paise down Vs US dollar at 60.67 August 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Breaking its threesession string of gains, the Indian rupee today retreated from threeweek 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 threeweek 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 twoweek 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 series2005 August 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank will soon issue Rs 1,000 denomination banknotes with inset letter R in the Mahatma Gandhi Series2005. "The Reserve Bank will shortly issue Rs 1,000 denomination Banknotes incorporating rupee symbol, with 'R' inset letter, in the Mahatma Gandhi Series2005," the RBI said in a notification. The year of printing...
  • Rupee jumps most in 3 weeks to end at 60.93 vs dollar, up 25 paise August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Recovering from fourmonth 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...
  • Rupee crashes 63 paise vs USD to end at over 4month 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 fourmonth low of 61.18, logging its worst weekly loss since January 24. Importers and some banks bought dollars and shortsellers covered their positions on hopes of further...
  • Rupee rises 15 paise to end at over oneweek high of 60.09 against US dollar July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Rupee rose 15 paise to end at over oneweek 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...
  • Rupee closes at 60.31 against dollar July 21, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday closed at 60.31 against US dollar. The rupee recovered by 10 paise to 60.18 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on selling of the American currency by exporters amid increased capital inflows. Further, strengthening of the euro and the yen...
  • Government closely monitoring Iraq situation: Arun Jaitley July 18, 2014

    New Delhi: The government on Friday said it is closely monitoring the situation in Iraq and will calibrate policy response to cope with it. "The turmoil in Iraq has the potential to have an impact on international prices of oil. The government closely monitors the emerging situation and calibrates appropriate policy...
  • Rupee falls to 1month low vs US dollar, down 10 paise at 60.28 July 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee continued its downslide mostly throughout the week and on Friday fell 10 paise to log a onemonth closing low of 60.28 against the greenback on dollar demand from importers and rising global risk aversion. Heavy capital inflows in local equities, however, restricted the rupee fall, said forex brokers....
  • Rupee logs worst drop in over 4 months, down 52 paise against US dollar to end at 59.77 June 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Logging its biggest drop in over four months, the rupee on Friday depreciated 52 paise to end at 59.77 against US dollar on rising risk aversion after global oil prices surged on supply concerns over the unrest in Iraq. The local currency also posted its third successive weekly...
  • Rupee closes at 59.90 vs US dollar April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday ended flat at 59.90 against the dollar after surrendering initial gains on mild dollar selling by exporters. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced higher at 59.80 a dollar from last weekend's close of 59.91. It shot up further to touch an...
  • Rupee closes higher by 5 paise at 61.17 against US dollar March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee closed higher by 5 paise or 0.08 per cent at 61.17 against the US dollar on Thursday. Earlier in the day, the Indian rupee opened higher at 61.02 per dollar on Thursday as against previous day's closing value of 61.22 a dollar. It immediately breached 61 level...