The Indian rupee rose against euro on Monday as euro fell before the German and French leaders meet amid signs the region's sovereign-debt crisis is damping growth prospects. Rupee futures for January 2012 contract rises as much as 0.36 paise at Rs. 67.3500 per euro on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) at 11.56am.
At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), EURUSD future for March 2012 contract traded at US$1.2720 per euro (USD appreciated by 0.02 per cent against EUR) and GBPUSD future for March 2012 contract traded at US$1.5433 per pound (USD depreciated by 0.05 per cent against GBP) at 11.57 AM today.
S&P CNX NIFTY, at NSE, was trading at 4,712, down by 0.74 per cent, after opening at 4,747.55 against the previous closing of 4,746.90. It touched the intra-day low of 4,695.45 till the trading. (At 11.53 AM today).
At NSE, EURINR for January 2012 contract traded at Rs. 67.3500 per euro, rupee appreciated 0.36 paise against euro, after opening at Rs. 67.3875 against the previous closing price of Rs. 67.7125. Rupee rose to Rs. 67.6100 with a business volume of 5441 lots till the trading (At 11.56 AM today).