The Indian rupee rose against euro on Wednesday as euro fell a day ahead of a European Central Bank policy meeting and debt sales from Spain and Italy. Rupee futures for January 2012 contract rises as much as 0.32 paise at Rs. 66.2300 per euro on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) at 12.25pm.
At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), EURUSD future for March 2012 contract traded at US$1.2756 per euro (USD appreciated by 0.16 per cent against EUR) and GBPUSD future for March 2012 contract traded at US$1.5464 per pound (USD appreciated by 0.13 per cent against GBP) at 12.26 PM today.
S&P CNX NIFTY, at NSE, was trading at 4,870.90, up by 0.44 per cent, after opening at 4,863.15 against the previous closing of 4,849.55. It touched the intra-day high of 4,872.55 till the trading. (At 12.22 PM today).
At NSE, EURINR for January 2012 contract traded at Rs. 66.2300 per euro, rupee appreciated 0.32 paise against euro, after opening at Rs. 66.4100 against the previous closing price of Rs. 66.5525. Rupee rose to Rs. 66.4250 with a business volume of 6614 lots till the trading (At 12.25 PM today).