Budget 2021: The Indian equity benchmarks are set to open on higher ahead of presentation of Union Budget 2021 by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman as indicated by the Nifty futures traded on the Singapore Exchange. The Nifty futures on Singapore Exchange also known as the SGX Nifty was trading flat at 13,724. In Friday’s trading session, the benchmarks fell for sixth session in a row as traders and investors lightened their positions ahead of the Budget 2021, analysts said. Markets are likely to remain volatile during the session as they would react to the announcements made by the Finance Minister.
Here are LIVE updates of today’s market session:
As of 7:40 am, the Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange rose 0.17 per cent or 24 points to 13,744.