The  Nifty Future is trading at 10,221.50 with a loss of -1.07% percent or -110.50 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 22,145.00 with a loss of -0.46% percent or -102.50 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 24,098.50  with a loss of -0.99% percent or -240.50 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Signs that China’s economy was recovering helped ease sentiment in Asian market amid a surge in Covid-19 cases globally. But geopolitical tensions, including the ongoing US-China tariff war and tension on the India-China border, are fuelling fears in the market.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

 For the day the  nifty closed at 10,307.85 with a loss of –0.72% percent or – 75.15 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 21,995.04 with a loss of –2.30% percent or 517.04  point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,289.91 with a loss of –1.06% percent or  -260.08  point.

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 25,015.55  with a loss of -2.84% percent or -730.05 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,009.05  with a loss of –2.42% percent or -74.71  point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 9,757.22 with a loss of -2.59% percent or -259.78  point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 21,995.04 with a loss of –2.30%percent or –517.04 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,227.02 with a loss of –1.32% percent or –322.97  point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 2,955.75 with a loss of –0.80% percent or –23.80  point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 34,738.22 with a loss of -1.23%  percent or –433.05   point at 12:15 PM.