Key benchmark indices trading higher with positive bias in early morning trade. The BSE Sensex trading at 29259.32 up 91.64 points (0.31%) and NSE Nifty at 9058 up 60.40 points(0.31%).
Reliance Defence, InterGlobe Aviation, PVR will be included in F&O segment. Among financials, Capital First, Muthoot Finance, Equitas Holdings, Ujjivan Financial Services, Max Financial Services and Indian Bank will be included in the list. Dalmia Bharat, Infibeam Incorporation, Suzlon Energy, Piramal Enterprises, Escorts, and Shree Cements are the other stocks to be included
Axis Bank rose 1.12% after the company announced that its board passed a resolution approving the allotment of 1 year senior fixed rate notes aggregating to $16.2 million under the MTN Programme through its Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) branch
The Indian rupee opened higher at 65.40 on Thursday as previous close of 65.44 against the US Dollar.