Mumbai, August 24
Domestic fairness benchmark Sensex rallied 364 factors on Monday, pushed by sturdy shopping for in monetary counters amid a constructive pattern in world equities and sustained international fund inflows.
The BSE Sensex ended 364.36 factors or 0.95 per cent larger at 38,799.08. The NSE Nifty jumped 94.85 factors or 0.83 per cent to 11,466.45.
Kotak Bank was the highest gainer within the Sensex pack, rising over three per cent, adopted by IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Bajaj Finserv, Maruti and SBI.
On the opposite hand, PowerGrid, M&M, Tech Mahindra, Titan, NTPC, Bajaj Auto and ExtremelyTech Cement had been among the many laggards.
According to merchants, home bourses adopted the constructive pattern in world equities, with sturdy shopping for in monetary shares lifting the important thing indices.
Bourses in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seoul ended with vital good points.
Stock exchanges in Europe too opened on a powerful be aware.
Sustained international fund inflows additionally boosted investor sentiment right here, merchants stated.
Foreign institutional buyers purchased equities value Rs 410.16 crore on a web foundation on Friday, change knowledge confirmed.
In the foreign exchange market, the rupee soared 52 paise to settle at 74.32 in opposition to the US greenback.
Meanwhile, world oil benchmark Brent crude was buying and selling 0.71 per cent larger at USD 45.25 per barrel. PTI