• Dec

    In line with expectations, the number of equity futures and options contracts traded in the domestic stock market halved in November.

  • Nov

    It is not common to see the Nifty move in an extremely narrow range before the contracts expiry of any month. But the first two trading sessions of the

  • Nov

    Intra-day and over-night volatility were high last week. Bank stocks and Bank Nifty hogged the limelight last week and that was a reason the Nifty saw some upward moves

  • Nov

    It is the same mid-point for equity derivatives trading on the domestic stock exchanges, but the difference in the open interest (OI) positions of foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) is getting

  • Even as it is framing the norms for allowing cross- currency trading, the market regulator Sebi is considering a proposal to extend the trading timing for currency futures market on

  • Broadly the market went into bear hands last week with the Nifty declining in three out of four trading sessions. The bearish sentiment remained even on Friday

  • Nov

    In the last two weeks, the market sentiment has gravitated from being careless to full of fear and back to being cautious. The sharp decline in stocks last Thursday

  • Nov

    The full force of the increase in the minimum trade lot size from Rs 2 lakh to Rs 5 lakh in equity futures and options will be felt in November

  • Last week was expected to be volatile being the week when the October series derivative contracts expire. Contrary to expectation the week saw no great volatility

  • Oct

    This week will see expiry of the October series contracts, and volatility should be expected in at least one trading session before the contracts expire on Thursday.