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SNAPSHOT-India stocks, bonds, rupee, swaps, call at 0419

STOCKS-----------------------

The BSE index rose 0.73 percent and the 50-share NSE indexalso gained 0.74 percent, led by gains in bank shares such asICICI Bank

.GOVERNMENT BONDS

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India's benchmark 10-year bond yield

flat at8.15 percent. IMF cuts India's growth forecast to 4.9 percentthis year, down from 6.1 percent it made in July, and says thecentral bank should hold rates unless inflation experiences asustained fall.

RUPEE--------------USD/INR

falls to 52.26/27 versus its previousclose of 52.64/65, in line with other Asian pairs, but demandfrom importers is likely to cap big falls.

INTEREST RATE SWAPS

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India's benchmark 5-year OIS flat at 6.97 percent. The1-year rate also flat at 7.58 percent.

CALL MONEY--------------------

India's one-day cash rate at 8.05/8.10.

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