Rupee rises 4 paise to 69.36 vs USD in early trade
The rupee appreciated by 4 paise to 69.36 against the US dollar in opening trade Tuesday.
Mumbai: The rupee appreciated by 4 paise to 69.36 against the US dollar in opening trade Tuesday, driven by weakening of the greenback and positive opening in domestic equities.
The rupee had settled at 69.40 against the US dollar Monday.
Brent crude futures, the global oil benchmark, fell 0.20 per cent to USD 71.10 per barrel.
Meanwhile, domestic bourses opened on a bullish note Tuesday with benchmark indices Sensex trading 159.39 points up at 38,759.73 and Nifty up 40.60 points at 11,638.85.(PTI)