The March 2017 futures on the Nifty 50 index traded at 9,098.30, at a 11.30 premium of points compared with the Nifty's spot closing of 9,087 in the cash market. The April 2017 futures on the Nifty 50 index traded at 9,123.70, at a premium of 36.70 points compared with the Nifty's spot closing.
Turnover on the National Stock Exchange's futures & options (F&O) segment surged to Rs 4.55 lakh crore from Rs 2.60 lakh crore registered during previous trading session on 10 March 2017.
In the cash market, the Nifty 50 index jumped 152.45 points or 1.71% to settle at 9,087, its record closing high.
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, ICICI Bank, Reliance Industries (RIL), Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Yes Bank were the top traded individual stock futures contracts in F&O segment of NSE. Sun Pharmaceutical Industries March 2017 futures traded at 709.95, at a premium compared with spot closing of 706.55. ICICI Bank March 2017 futures traded at 286.90, near spot closing of 286.70.
RIL March 2017 futures traded at 1291.70, at a premium compared with spot closing of 1288.25. L&T March 2017 futures traded at 1559.85, at a premium over spot closing of 1551.95. Yes Bank March 2017 futures traded at 1530, at a premium over spot closing of 1523.
The March 2017 F&O contracts are set to expire on 30 March 2017. The April 2017 F&O contracts will expire on 27 April 2017.