Tag: Currency

global crude prices

The rupee rose 5 paise to 77.52 against the dollar, as local equities continued to rise

In early trade on Wednesday, the rupee rose 5 paise to 77.52 against the US dollar, as a robust trend in local equities improved investor spirits. However, forex traders claimed that rising global crude prices and continuing foreign capital outflows restricted the local currency’s appreciation bias. The rupee opened at 77.54 against the dollar on the interbank foreign exchange, then…

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Indian rupee

Rupee falls to a new low of 77.58 against the US dollar

The Indian rupee fell to a new record low against the US dollar on Thursday, echoing losses across Asian rivals. The drop in global and local shares following the US inflation report pointed at more aggressive Fed tightening amid deteriorating investor confidence hit down by global economic slowdown. The currency began trading at 77.56 per dollar and fell to a…

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