The rupee depreciates against GBP, EUR, JPY and strengthens against USD, CNY. The rupee gained for the second straight day and closed 11 paise higher at 73.14 against the US dollar on Wednesday, supported by sustained foreign fund inflows and weak American currency. Rupee touched intraday high of 73.10 and low of 73.23 against US dollar.
On the domestic equity market front, the BSE Sensex ended 24.79 points or 0.05 percent lower at 49,492.32, while the broader NSE Nifty advanced 1.40 points or 0.01 percent to 14,564.85.
US dollar traded mixed in the currency market. USD depreciates against INR,GBP,CAD, SGD,JPY and strengthens against EUR,SEK.