Share market LIVE: The Sensex zoomed to fresh record high to move past 39,000 up 330 points, while the Nifty surged past 11,700 in the morning trade on Monday. Notably, the Nifty is just 60 points away from its all-time high. The Nifty surged past 11,700-mark for the first time since September 3, 2018. Meanwhile, Embassy Office Parks REIT listed on exchanges at Rs 309.59/share, implying a premium of around 3% as against its issue price of Rs 300.
Asian stocks rose on Monday, as signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and firmer Wall Street shares supported sentiment, although another defeat for British Prime Minister Theresa May’s proposed Brexit deal added to the pound’s recent woes. The markets also took heart after data released on Sunday showed factory activity in China unexpectedly grew for the first time in four months in March, suggesting government stimulus measures may be starting to have an impact. We bring to you LIVE updates.