Amazon.com Inc said online shoppers purchased more than 100 million products worldwide during its Prime Day sale, despite glitches on its mobile app and websites that prevented customers from placing orders.
Foreigners withdrew money from Asian bond markets for the third consecutive month in June amid concerns that increasing trade frictions between the United States and China will disrupt the region’s economic growth.
European stock markets inched higher on Monday as expectations for a flurry of bumper corporate earnings and merger speculation outweighed fears about the escalating trade conflict between Beijing and Washington.
Exotix Capital, the developing markets investment bank, said it has hired four new executives to expand its global presence in fixed income.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said he had to intervene in the ongoing controversy over the use of formalin in preserving fish, because people in the coastal state have stopped eating fish.
Continuing their selling spree, foreign investors have pulled out nearly Rs 1,200 crore from the debt markets in the first two weeks of the month on higher fuel prices and possibilities of rate hike by the US Federal Reserve.
The BSE Sensex retreated from record high to end flat at 36,541.63 today as investors booked profits in recent gainers despite firm global cues.
The European Union’s markets watchdog has proposed measures to stop share trading platforms based outside the bloc having an unfair advantage over EU rivals as Britain readies for Brexit.
The world’s oil supply cushion could be stretched to the limit due to prolonged outages, supporting prices and threatening demand growth, the International Energy Agency said.
Indian markets expected to open with positive bias. Key Asian indices showing mixed cues. Nifty resistance seen at 11000 and support at 10750, 10830.