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Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

All that happened in the market today

SI Reporter  |  New Delhi 

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The benchmark indices fell over 200 points amid sell off on the first day of the new year led by losses in banks, IT and
 
Meanwhile, The Insolvency and Bankrutpcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2017, that debars wilful defaulters and existing promoters from bidding for stressed assets of companies undergoing insolvency proceedings, was passed in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

were in focus as auto firms start disclosing monthly sales numbers for December 2017. 

Meanwhile, Overseas investors have pulled out close to Rs 5,900 crore from domestic equities this month, with widening fiscal deficit and higher crude prices making market participants cautious on macro-economic front. In spite of December performance, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) ended the year with a net inflow of over Rs 51,000 crore.

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

IT stocks decline, TCS top loser among pack Source: NSE

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Auto stocks in focus Source: NSE

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Sectoral Trend Source: NSE

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Top Sensex gainers and losers Source: BSE

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Markets at close The S&P BSE Sensex e nded the day at 33,812, down 244 points while the broader Nifty50 ended the day at 10,435, down 95 points

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

IndusInd Bank raises Rs 3,193 cr from overseas lenders to expand business   IndusInd Bank on Monday said it has raised $500 million (about Rs 3,193.75 crore) term loan from overseas lending bodies to expand its business.   The private sector bank has concluded the syndicated term loan facility from a group of overseas investors, it said in a regulatory filing.   The fundraising, along with the funds raised during the ongoing financial year from multilateral institutions ADB and OPIC, will help the bank expand its lending to clients, it said. READ MORE

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Auto sales Auto major Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M) reported an 8% increase in total sales at 39,200 units in December.   It had sold 36,464 units in the same month previous year, M&M said in a statement.

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Buzzing Stock   Share price of Phoenix Mills rose 6 percent intraday Monday as it has acquired 22.67% stake in its subsidiary company.   The company has entered into a share purchase agreement (SPA) with HBS Realtors (HBS) and Graceworks Realty & Leisure (GRLPL) on December 29, 2017 for acquisition of entire 22.67 percent shareholding of HBS in GRLPL, a subsidiary of the company.

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Maruti auto sales   The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today reported 10.3% increase in total sales at 1,30,066 units in December 2017 compared to 1,17,908 units in the same month of 2016.   The company's domestic sales stood at 1,19,286 units, up 12.1%from 1,06,414 units in December 2016, MSI said in a statement.

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Buzzing Stock   Shares of Bank of India added nearly 5% intraday Monday as it has received fund from government of India.   The bank has received infusion of Rs 2257 crore from Government of India in the form of common equity tier- 1 capital, which is being kept as share application money and would be allotted after following due procedure/conditions for allotment.

Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

Markets check Index Current Pt. Change % Change   S&P BSE SENSEX 34,030.63 -26.20 -0.08   S&P BSE SENSEX 50 10,971.60 -8.18 -0.07   S&P BSE SENSEX Next 50 37,036.91 +187.53 +0.51   S&P BSE 100 11,032.33 +2.55 +0.02   S&P BSE Bharat 22 Index 3,784.78 +12.53 +0.33 Source: BSE

First Published: Mon, January 01 2018. 15:30 IST
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Sensex ends 244 pts lower, Nifty below 10,450; banks, IT, auto fall

All that happened in the market today

The benchmark indices fell over 200 points amid sell off on the first day of the new year led by losses in banks, IT and
 
Meanwhile, The Insolvency and Bankrutpcy Code (Amendment) Bill, 2017, that debars wilful defaulters and existing promoters from bidding for stressed assets of companies undergoing insolvency proceedings, was passed in the Lok Sabha on Friday.

were in focus as auto firms start disclosing monthly sales numbers for December 2017. 

Meanwhile, Overseas investors have pulled out close to Rs 5,900 crore from domestic equities this month, with widening fiscal deficit and higher crude prices making market participants cautious on macro-economic front. In spite of December performance, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) ended the year with a net inflow of over Rs 51,000 crore.

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