October 20, 2021
Markets

MARKET LIVE: Bank, financial stocks push Sensex 250 points up; VIX down 3%

LIVE market updates: Domestic equities followed global suit and rose in early deals on Tuesday. The frontline S&P BSE index was at 55,800 levels, up 270 points. The Nifty50 index, on the other hand, quoted at 16,572 levels, up 76 points.
The broader markets, too, gained in-line with benchmarks. The BSE MidCap index added 0.5 per cent while the BSE SmallCap index gained 0.27 per cent. Sectorally, the IT index rose 0.8 per cent and hit fresh record high of 34,258. 

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