The benchmark BSE Sensex SENSEX rose 86.61 points, or 0.14%, to 60,244.33, while the broader NSE index NIFTY advanced 41.6 points, or 0.2%, to 17,763.9 amid mixed Asian cues and a slight uptick on U.S. equity futures.
The Indian rupee USDINR was marginally up versus the U.S. dollar at 82.10 per dollar with traders eyeing the pivotal U.S. inflation data.
Benchmark 10-year bond (IN072632G=CC) was quoted at 100.23 rupees, with yield unchanged at 7.2234% before India inflation data that is expected to show that headline inflation dropped below 6%.
OVERNIGHT INDEXED SWAPS:
The one-year overnight indexed swap rate (INRAMONMI1Y=) was down 1 bps at 6.56%, while the benchmark five-year swap rate (INRSMONMI5Y=) fell 2 bps to 6.08%.
India’s overnight call money (INROND=) rate was up 5 bps at 6.35% against 6.30% in the previous session. The overnight TREPS rate (INTREPTOT=TCCL) was at 6.28%, compared with the previous day’s weighted average of 6.2842%.