Key Indian equity indices open lower

Mumbai, Jan 20 : Key Indian equity indices opened lower on Wednesday and skid further on weak Asian cues. Against the previous day’s close at 24,479.84 points, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) opened at 24,325.77 points. Soon after, it was trading at 24,084.02 with a loss of 395.82 points, or […]

Chinese shares open lower

Beijing, Jan 20 : Chinese stocks opened lower on Wednesday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.49 percent, at 2,993.01 points. The smaller Shenzhen index opened 0.64 percent lower at 10,434.36 points, Xinhua news agency reported. The ChiNext Index, tracking China’s NASDAQ-style board of growth enterprises, lost 0.85 percent to open at 2,222.6 points. […]

Canadian stock rises

Toronto, Jan 20 : Canada’s main stock market in Toronto recovered broadly ahead of the interest rate announcement to be made by the Bank of Canada. The Toronto Stock Exchange’s benchmark Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index regained 60.07 points, or 0.50 percent on Tuesday, to close at 12,002.24 points, Xinhua news agency reported. Seven of […]