Global Economy

U.S. reports more than 71,600 new Covid cases, near record highs, and hospitalizations rise

A patient recovering from COVID-19 at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton, Illinois, on September 30, 2020. Terrence Antonio James | Tribune News Service | Getty Images The United States reported more than 71,600 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, approaching a record number of daily infections set in late July as the outbreak takes root across […]

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Sebi proposes framework for commodities in case of near zero or negative prices

The Securities and Exchange Board of India(Sebi) on Monday proposed an alternate risk management framework for commodities in case of near zero or negative prices. “In recent times, extreme volatility has been observed in commodity prices globally, particularly in the case of crude oil, wherein the prices had unprecedentedly gone down to zero and subsequently, […]