FIIs pump in Rs 631 cr in domestic stock markets
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Last Updated: Thursday, August 13, 2009, 21:20
  
Mumbai: Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs) on Thursday made a net investment of Rs 630.94 crore in the Indian stock markets, helping the key indices to gain fairly.

FIIs were the gross buyer of shares worth Rs 2,698.97 crore, while they sold equities valued at Rs 2,068.03 crore, resulting in a net investment of Rs 630.94 crore, provisional data available with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) shows.

Domestic institutional investors purchased net shares worth Rs 182.85 crore.

On Wednesday, overseas investors were the net seller of shares worth Rs 110.50 crore, the latest data available with the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) shows.

Besides, in today's trade, proprietors also bought shares worth Rs 125.55 crore, according to the BSE data.

However, non-resident Indians and brokers, on the behalf of their clients, booked profit and in total were the net seller of shares worth Rs 335.31 crore.

The BSE's key index Sensex today closed at 15,518.49, up 3.32 per cent or 498.33 points.

Bureau Report


First Published: Thursday, August 13, 2009, 21:20


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