Thursday, March 08, 2012
The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the National Stock Exchange (NSE), Foreign Exchange, Commodity Futures and wholesale commodity markets will remain closed on Thursday on account of the 'Holi' festival.
All the wholesale commodity markets, including bullion, were shut today on account of ‘Holi’.
As far as Wednesday's session is concerned, the BSE Sensex closed at 17,145, down 28 points. It earlier touched a day's low of 17,008 and a day's high of 17,239. It opened at 17,127.
It will be first listed exchange in the country
Shares of Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX), India's biggest commodity exchange by turnover, will be listed on BSE shortly, a circular issued by BSE today, 7 March 2012 showed. The BSE circular further informed that listing date will be notified to the members by a separate notice. MCX will be listed on 'B" group of BSE under scrip code 534091. The scrip will not be listed on the NSE.