Wipro jumps 2% ahead of inclusion in the Nifty
Shares in Wipro jumped 2%, ahead of the company's inclusion in the S&P CNX Nifty. The stock was last trading at Rs 485, up 2.13% on the National Stock Exchange. BSE 485.5512 (2.47%) NSE 486.1011.6 (2.39%)
The stock is slated to enter the 50-share Nifty index with effect from September 27, while Reliance Infrastructure would exit.
The decision regarding these changes were taken earlier in August by the India Index Services & Products Ltd, a joint venture of NSE and Crisil, which manages the various indices at the exchange.