The Indian rupee fell against euro on Tuesday after an orderly auction of Greek default insurance supported views that Greece's threat to the euro zone has diminished. Rupee futures for March 2012 contract falls as much as 0.37 paise at Rs. 66.6550 per euro on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) at 11.56am.
At the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), EURUSD future for June 2012 contract traded at US$1.3234 per euro (USD appreciated by 0.0008 per cent against EUR) and GBPUSD future for June 2012 contract traded at US$1.5869 per pound (USD appreciated by 0.13 per cent against GBP) at 11.57 AM today.
S&P CNX NIFTY, at NSE, was trading at 5,271, up by 0.27 per cent, after opening at 5,257.15 against the previous closing of 5,257.05. It touched the intra-day high of 5,297.35 till the trading. (At 11.54 AM today).
At NSE, EURINR for March 2012 contract traded at Rs. 66.6550 per euro, rupee depreciated 0.37 paise against euro, after opening at Rs. 66.4000 against the previous closing price of Rs. 66.2825. Rupee fell to Rs. 66.4000 with a business volume of 5275 lots till the trading (At 11.56 AM today).