Happy Diwali: Sensex hits all time high

Sensex 2003-13, Source: BSE

The Sensex hit an all time high on Friday, reaching 21,293 and exceeding its previous high of 21,206 set during the stock market boom of 2008. Read James Crabtree’s story on FT.com here.

The good news for investors comes just before the festival of light, Diwali, which starts on Sunday November 3.