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Rupee ends firm at 69.88 versus USD 1-month-high
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Rupee ends firm at 69.88 versus USD 1-month-high

Mumbai, Mar 11 : The Rupee on Monday posted a solid gain of 27 paise to end positive at 69.88 more than one-month-high on fresh foreign inflows and rebounding equity market, dealers at Forex Market said.

The domestic unit rose by 15 paise to 70.00 against the greenback in opening trade, till the end of the day it rallied by 27 paise to end firm at 69.88, as compared to its last close. The local unit registered day's high and low at 70.04 and 69.84, respectively.

Weak dollar against some other currencies and rebounding equity market pushed the Indian currency firm, broker added.
Meanwhile, brent crude futures, the global oil benchmark, rose 0.44 per cent to USD 66.03 per barrel, it added. UNI