HDFC Bank denies data leak claim

A user on a famous Underground Hacker Forum had posted 7.5 GB of HDFC Bank data that allegedly includes full names, email addresses, physical addresses, and sensitive financial data, according to the user.

Sensex jumps 685 points; Infosys, HDFC Bank, HCL Technologies soar

The 30 stock S&P BSE Sensex closed 684.64 points or 1.20 per cent higher at 57,919.97 points against its previous day's close at 57,235.33 points. Earlier, the Sensex started the day sharply higher at 58,162.74 points and surged to a high of 58,435.12 points in the intra-day. The Sensex pared part of the gains due to profit-taking in the last hour of the trade. It touched a low of 57,848.23 points in the intra-day.

What led Sensex to spike up 1335 points

"The mega-merger news of the HDFC twins and the rare sight of a 15 per cent up-move in them today at a point in time propelled benchmark indices 2.5 per cent higher with good support from metal stocks," said S. Ranganathan, Head of Research at LKP securities.

HDFC warns customers against crypto transactions

Cryptocurrencies are digital or virtual currencies in which encryption techniques are used to regulate the generation of their units and verify the transfer of funds, operating independently of a central bank.