FIIs resume share sell; pull out Rs 400 cr from stock markets
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Last Updated: Friday, September 04, 2009, 21:39
Mumbai: A day after making a net investment of nearly Rs 59 crore in the Indian stock markets, the overseas investors today once again resumed selling and pulled out about Rs 400 crore.

Foreign institutional investors were the gross buyer of shares worth Rs 1,912.07 crore, while they sold stocks valued at Rs 2,311.99 crore that resulted in a net sell of Rs 399.92 crore, provisional data with the Bombay Stock Exchange shows.

Domestic institutional investors also followed a similar trend and were the net seller of shares worth Rs 5.35 crore.

Yesterday, FIIs were the net purchaser of shares worth Rs 58.90 crore, as per the data available with the market regulator SEBI.

However, in today's trade, non-resident Indians and brokers, on the behalf of their clients, were optimistic and in total made a net investment of Rs 74.06 crore.

Further, proprietors were also enthusiastic as they bought shares worth Rs 147.02 crore from the stock markets.

The BSE benchmark index Sensex today rose 290.79 points or 1.89 per cent to close at 15,689.12 level.

Bureau Report

First Published: Friday, September 04, 2009, 21:39

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