Rising for the sixth straight session, the rupee appreciated by 24 paise to finish at 73.06 against the US dollar on the last trading day of the year on Thursday, supported by weak American currency and rise in risk appetite.
In the last six trading sessions, the rupee has gained 77 paise. The rupee opened at 73.16 against the US dollar and witnessed an intra-day high of 73.00 and a low of 73.18 on Today. On the domestic equity market front, the BSE Sensex ended 5.11 points or 0.01 percent higher at 47751.22. Rupee appreciated against most of the currency in the market except GBP. Rupee traded positively against EUR, JPY, CNY.
US dollar depreciated against virtually every currency in the market except EUR. USD traded down against INR,GBP, JPY, AUD, CAD, SGD etc.