The  Nifty Future is trading at 11,407.00 up with +0.89% percent or +100.10 point. The Nikkei 225 Future is trading at 23,037.50 up with +0.29% percent or +67.50 point.The Hang Seng Future is trading at 24,363.50 with a loss of -0.22% percent or -0.22% point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

State Bank of India (SBI), the largest mortgage lender in the country, saw its shares rise 2 per cent in Thursday’s trade after the state-run bank sold Rs 4,000 crore worth of Basel-compliant Additional Tier 1 (AT1) bonds at a coupon rate of 7.74 per cent.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

 For the day the  nifty closed at 11,386.30 up with + percent or +110.60 point.Nikkei 225 is trading at 23,235.47 up with + percent or +202.93point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,423.61 with a loss of – percent or45.32 point.

WORLD MARKETS

For the day the Dow is trading at 27,940.47 with + percent or +439.58 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,398.96 up with + percent or +67.12 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 11,141.56 up with percent or +293.87 point.

In other parts of world, Japan’s Nikkei 225 is trading at at 23,235.47 up with + percent or +202.93 point. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng is trading at 24,471.00 up with + percent or  +2.07 point. China’s Shanghai  Composite is trading at 3,233.22 with a loss of – percent or –21.41  point. India’s BSE Sensex is trading at 38,726.60 up with + percent or  +532.68 point at 12:15 PM.