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Nykaa, Aye Finance raise funding; ecommerce to see higher cross-border data transfer

The Walmart-Flipkart deal, the biggest in India’s ecommerce sector so far, has thrown up a few pertinent questions on data and the privacy of around 100 million Indian online shoppers. With the two large e-tailers Amazon and Flipkart controlling a whopping 75 percent of the market, the data of a significant number of shoppers will now be subject to cross-border ... Read More »

Sensex ends 139 pts higher ahead of Fed policy outcome; Realty stocks gain

Photo: Shutterstock Sensex, Nifty rose on Wednesday, with financial stocks accounting for nearly half the gains, while investors awaited the outcome of the US Federal Reserve policy meet later in the day. The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates at its first policy meeting under Chairman Jerome Powell and may signal more hikes are coming in response to tax cuts and government ... Read More »

Closing Bell: Sensex ends 300 points higher, Nifty around 10,600; auto gains big

3:30 pm Market at Close: The market ended the day on a strong note, marking a continuity in its upward trend for March series, but the Nifty ended below 10,600. The Sensex is up 303.60 points or 0.89% at 34445.75, while the Nifty is up 91.60 points or 0.87% at 10582.60. The market breadth is narrow as 1606 shares advanced, against ... Read More »

Market Live: Sensex, Nifty trade higher after budget speech, PSU bank, pharma stocks fall

BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty trade higher on Thursday. Photo: Mint Mumbai: Benchmark indices traded marginally higher on Thursday after finance minister Arun Jaitley announced a long-term capital gains tax for investing in equities. BSE Sensex sank 300 points, while the Nifty 50 slipped below 11,000. Bonds were range-bound, with the rupee weakening against US dollar. Also, Jaitley in his last ... Read More »

Bajaj Finance trades higher on fund raising through QIP

Bajaj Finance was trading at 1,808.55 per share, up by Rs 14.15 per share or 0.79% as of 1041 hours. The stock attracted a total traded volume of 4,51,632 shares and traded value of Rs 81.39 crore on NSE. The stock was outperforming the Bank Nifty index in the morning hours on Wednesday. Bajaj Finance on Tuesday has launched a qualified ... Read More »

Sensex Ends 258 Points Higher, IOC Gains Over 4%

Indian shares witnessed sharp rebound on Wednesday tracking gains across other global indices. The Sensex rose 258 points to settle at 31,646.46 while the Nifty50 index closed 88 points higher at 9,884.40 after gaining over 100 points to 9,909.45 during intraday trade. Gains in the market were led by energy and banking stocks with their respective indices gaining 1.91 per ... Read More »

10 Ways Faith Based Companies Can Seek a Higher Calling

Despite secularism growing in America, with research showing there are around five million fewer Christians across the United States than there were in 2007, faith-based companies continue to thrive. In fact, a study conducted in 2013 indicated that entrepreneurs in the United States meditate more frequently than non-entrepreneurs.  The United States has a rich history of business owners operating their companies in line with ... Read More »

UK economic growth rate edges slightly higher

A stronger UK film industry helped the service sector to expand, the ONS said. UK economic growth edged slightly higher in the three months to June, as a stronger service sector offset weaker manufacturing and construction. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the economy expanded by 0.3% in the quarter, up from 0.2% in the previous three months. But ... Read More »

Yogurt firm warns on higher milk prices

Danone, the world’s largest yogurt maker, has said it expects a “steep rise” in milk prices this year. The French firm, which makes Activia and Actimel yogurts, said the increase would weigh on profits, but did not say if it would need to raise prices. Danone also said it was implementing cost cuts worth 1bn euros (£850m). Milk prices will ... Read More »

Expectations of Donald Trump dismantling Dodd-Frank send banking shares higher

Shares in banks and insurance groups are rallying in London, following the reports that President Donald Trump will take steps to dismantle regulations brought in to prevent another financial crisis. Mr Trump is expected to order a review of the Dodd-Frank Act on Friday, which was implemented in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis to prevent a repeat of ... Read More »