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Benchmarks hold firm at higher levels; Europe opens higher

Jun 01, 2020 - Business Standard India

Key benchmark indices continued to trade near the day's high in afternoon trade. The Nifty held above 9900 mark. Sentiment got a boost following the government's decision to start a phased reopening of the economy. Strong global cues and better than expected GDP numbers also supported buying.

At 13:15 IST, the barometer index, the S&P BSE Sensex soared 1,164.56 points or 3.59% at 33,588.66. The Nifty 50 index rallied 328.80 points or 3.43% at 9,909.10. The broader market soared. The S&P B...