Markets – Global & India
- US Markets were up by around 1.76% to 3.33%.
- The Brent Crude Oil price is currently at $116 per barrel,
- The US 10-Year G-Sec Yield is at 2.74% while India’s 10-Year G-Sec Yield is at 7.35%.
- India’s Market Cap to GDP ratio currently stands at 108%
- Nifty50 PE Ratio is at 20.27 and Sensex PE is at 22.27.
Currency & Dollar Index:
- Indian Rupee currently stands at Rs. 77.69 per dollar.
- The dollar index is at 101.70 from the earlier 101.71
Economy- Global & India:
- US surpasses China as India’s biggest trading partner in FY22 at $119.42 billion.
- RBI’s balance sheet increased by 8.5% in FY22 to Rs 61.9 Lakh Cr.
- High Wholesale Price Index (WPI) Inflation may put pressure on retail inflation.
- Monetary Policy will be calibrated to rein in Inflation.
- RBI to adopt a graded approach to introduce digital currency.
- Tata Motors’ acquisition of the Ford plant gets Gujarat to greenlight.
- Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) pull out RS. 39,000 Cr. from stocks in May so far.
- Bank of Maharashtra tops the PSU lenders chart in loan growth in FY22 at 26%, SBI at 10.27%, and Union Bank of India at 9.66%.
- Adani Group is in talks with SBI to raise Rs. 12,000 Cr. loan to fund Ganga Expressway.
- Invesco India moved poor-quality bonds to retail schemes.