Biggest Sensex Crash Since 2009 Wipes Out 7 Lakh Crore of Investors Wealth | Read
PUBLISHED ON: August 24, 2015 | Duration: 2 min, 34 sec
The BSE Sensex slumped 1,625 points or nearly 6 per cent on Monday - marking its biggest percentage fall since 2009. In terms of absolute value, it was the third worst day for Sensex. The rupee sank to a fresh two-year low of 66.74 per dollar. The selloff in markets was triggered by a global meltdown in risk assets.