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Share market highlights: Sensex ends 470 points down, Nifty below 10,700; Yes Bank crashes 16%

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Share Market highlights: The headline indices Sensex and Nifty extended losses on Thursday even as domestic and global cues weigh. The Sensex  closed 470 points down to 36,093 while the Nifty ended below the 10,700-mark. HDFC Bank, Tata Motors shares were among the biggest gainers, jumping up to 2%, while Yes Bank, ICICI Bank, Tata Steel emerged among the biggest losers, shedding up to 15%. Asian shares edged higher on Thursday, tracking some modest Wall Street gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates as expected but offered mixed signals on the next easing, keeping investors cautious. The Treasury yield curve flattened as Fed Chairman Jerome Powell dashed hopes he would signal further easing while division among central bankers has increased uncertainty over how much further rates might fall, Reuters reported. We bring to you highlights.