From BSE to Tokyo Stock Exchange, here's a history of trading outages

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Trading stoppages are a common occurrence not just in India, but globally as well. Often the causes are software glitches, hardware failures, and internet connectivity problems. We look at some of the important instances. July 3, 2014: BSE halts trading for three hours due to network outage JulyRead More →

Bitcoin tumbles 17% as doubts grow over starry valuations

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Bitcoin tumbled 17% on Tuesday, sparking a sell-off across cryptocurrency markets as investors grew nervous at sky-high valuations and leveraged players took profit. The world’s biggest cryptocurrency suffered its biggest daily drop in a month, falling as low as $45,000. Bitcoin was last down 11.3% at 0939 GMT. The drop extended a slumpRead More →

Sensex, Nifty keep run going; all eyes on RBI's policy decision Today

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Equity indices defied gravity for the fourth straight session to close at lifetime highs on Thursday, as FMCG and banking counters saw robust demand amid encouraging quarterly earnings. Participants shrugged off weak Asian cues and kept accumulating stocks ahead of the RBI’s policy decision onRead More →

Sensex, Nifty keep run going; all eyes on RBI's policy decision Today

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The benchmark Sensex snapped its two-day, 1,000-point losing streak on Tuesday as investors regained their risk appetite on optimism that the US will announce more stimulus measures under the Joe Biden administration. The index ended at 49,398, with a gain of 834 points, or 1.72 per centRead More →

Sensex, Nifty keep run going; all eyes on RBI's policy decision Today

By Administration_ India Capital Sands The Indian equity benchmark indices closed at yet another record high on the first day of the year’s final week. Continuing foreign portfolio investor (FPI) flows and positive global cues on US President Donald Trump’s signing a $2.3-trillion spending Bill, including a $900 billion coronavirus relief package,Read More →

Sensex crosses 52,000-mark for first time amid huge investments by FPIs

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The NSE on Thursday said it will launch derivatives contracts on the Nifty Financial Services index. This will be only the third equity index to have futures and options contracts. At present, NSE offers derivatives contracts for the benchmark Nifty50 and the Bank Nifty index. The Nifty Financial Services comprises 20 stocks, mainly banks,Read More →

Burger King IPO's

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The initial public offering (IPO) of Burger King India received an overwhelming response from the retail investors. Burger King received 15.54 times subscription from retail investors on the very first day, while Happiest Minds received 14.6 times and Chemcon Speciality Chemicals received 9.8 times. BurgerRead More →