Overseas investors infuses over Rs 2,000 cr in just two-days
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Last Updated: Tuesday, September 08, 2009, 23:09
Mumbai: Showing their renewed enthusiasm for the Indian stock markets, foreign institutional investors have invested over Rs 2,000 crore in just two-trading sessions.

In today's trade, overseas investors were the gross buyer of shares worth Rs 3,907.76 crore, whereas they sold equities valued at Rs 2,916.01 crore, resulting in a net inflow of Rs 991.75 crore, the provisional data with Bombay Stock Exchange shows.

Domestic institutional investors were also seen hopeful about the stock markets as they made a net investment of Rs 206.25 crore in shares today.

Yesterday, FIIs were the net purchaser of shares worth Rs 1,050 crore, as per the data with the market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

However, proprietors and brokers, on the behalf of their clients, booked profit and in total were net seller of shares worth Rs 287.34 crore, according to the BSE data.

At the end of trade, non-resident Indians were net buyer of shares worth Rs 1.29 crore.

The BSE benchmark index Sensex today rose 107.35 points or 0.67 per cent to close at 16,123.67 level.

Bureau Report

First Published: Tuesday, September 08, 2009, 23:09

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