Indian rice rates jump on sound demand amid concern over possible export curbs

India’s 5% broken parboiled variety was quoted at $379 to $387 per tonne, their highest since June 2021, from $366-$372 last week. Prices have risen for a third straight week. Indian parboiled rice prices rose because of a tender from Bangladesh, which could be forced to make big buying this year due to crop damage, […]

Tech view: A Nifty50 fall below 17,350 can give bears the upper hand

​Gaurav Ratnaparkhi, Head of Technical Research at Sharekhan, said the index oscillated around the key hourly moving averages and the 20-DMA. “Ultimately, it formed an Inside Bar pattern on the daily chart. The overall structure shows that the index is in short-term consolidation since the last couple of weeks and that is likely to continue […]

Yen hits 24-year low, 140 level beckons as hike bets buoy dollar

The greenback hit a 24-year high of 139.59 against the yen in early Asia trade, a gain of about 0.5% on the previous day’s close. Expectations for a 75-basis-point U.S. rate hike at next month’s Federal Reserve meeting are rising on the back of solid economic data, with Fed funds futures last pointing to a […]