The Sensex and the Nifty rose 2% each during the fortnight ended 27 August 2014. ML Mega-cap Index and ML Micro-cap Index rose 4% each. ML Mid-cap Index and ML Large-cap Index advanced 5% each. ML Small-cap Index advanced 7%.
The S&P 500 and the FTSE rose 2% each, while the Hang Seng and the Shanghai Composite ended flat. The Bovespa rose sharply, by 9%.