Foreign institutional investors

Rahul Gandhi meets FIIs, discusses economic, political challenges

Rahul Gandhi meets FIIs, discusses economic, political challenges

Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday met with a group of foreign institutional investors.

Nov 15, 2017, 23:29 PM IST
RBI hikes foreign investment limit in GTPL Hathway, CCL Pdts

RBI hikes foreign investment limit in GTPL Hathway, CCL Pdts

Foreign Institutional Investors (FIIs)/Foreign Portfolios Investors (FPIs) investment limit under Portfolio Investment Scheme in GTPL Hathway Ltd has increased from 24 per cent to 49 per cent of its paid up capital, Reserve Bank said.

Sep 08, 2017, 18:19 PM IST

RBI removes restrictions on foreign investment in IDFC

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday removed restrictions on foreign investments in IDFC.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:56 PM IST
Sensex snaps 5-week winning spree on profit-booking

Sensex snaps 5-week winning spree on profit-booking

Both the indices, Sensex and Nifty, snapped their 5-week winning spree by slipping 61 points and 42 points respectively, on profit-booking on possibility of a US Federal rate hike as early as this month.

Mar 04, 2017, 13:11 PM IST
FIIs remain overweight on Indian markets: UBS

FIIs remain overweight on Indian markets: UBS

Foreign Institutional Investors remain overweight on Indian markets on recovery hopes in the second half of the current fiscal as well as long-term growth outlook, says a UBS report.

Oct 25, 2016, 17:55 PM IST
Yes Bank to raise $1 billion via QIP in next 7 months

Yes Bank to raise $1 billion via QIP in next 7 months

Private sector lender Yes Bank plans to raise USD 1 billion (about Rs 6,885 crore) through QIP in the next 7 months for which it has started engagement with large investors across geographies.

Aug 14, 2016, 12:44 PM IST

RBI lets Axis Bank raise foreign shareholding to up to 62%

Reserve Bank has allowed Axis Bank to raise foreign shareholding to up to 62 percent, from the earlier limit of 49 percent.

May 31, 2016, 20:11 PM IST

Rupee bounces back against dollar

 The rupee bounced back against the American currency, recovering by 38 paise to end the week at 3-month high at 66.26 per dollar on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters in view of persistent foreign capital inflows into equity market coupled with lower dollar in the overseas market.

Apr 02, 2016, 13:28 PM IST
RBI provides details for new foreign investment limits in debt

RBI provides details for new foreign investment limits in debt

The Reserve Bank of India said foreign investors will be allowed to buy up to Rs 275 billion (USD 4.13 billion) in additional sovereign debt starting next month, as part of its previously announced plan to allow increased overseas investments.

 

Mar 29, 2016, 19:25 PM IST
FIIs withdraw $7 billion from Asian equities: HSBC

FIIs withdraw $7 billion from Asian equities: HSBC

Foreign institutional investors have pulled out funds worth USD 7 billion from Asian equities in January with India witnessing outflows of USD 1.64 billion, says an HSBC report.

Jan 27, 2016, 17:37 PM IST
Investment via P-Notes slips to Rs 2.54 lakh cr in Nov

Investment via P-Notes slips to Rs 2.54 lakh cr in Nov

The total outstanding value of PNotes witnessed a steady rise since January and the momentum continued till March.

Dec 25, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

'Deficient returns by Sebi-registered FIIs not defective'

So far this year overseas investors have made a net investment of Rs 18,260 crore in equities and Rs 51,347 crore in debt markets.

Dec 10, 2015, 14:01 PM IST
MFs see strong inflows despite negative market sentiment:BofA

MFs see strong inflows despite negative market sentiment:BofA

 Domestic mutual funds have continued to receive strong inflows from investors in the last 18 months with their ownership in Indian equities at an all-time high of 4.6 per cent despite some gloom in the markets, says a report.

Nov 24, 2015, 22:01 PM IST

RBI allows Pipavav Defence to raise foreign shareholding

Reserve Bank Tuesday allowed foreign investors to raise their investment in Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Ltd.

Nov 17, 2015, 21:34 PM IST
FIIs trim exposure in 19 Sensex companies in Jul-Sep quarter

FIIs trim exposure in 19 Sensex companies in Jul-Sep quarter

 Foreign institutional investors have reduced their holdings in 19 blue chip firms that are part of the 30-share benchmark Sensex during July-September quarter as they recast their portfolio on account of several domestic and global factors.

Oct 27, 2015, 12:29 PM IST
Strengthening Rupee, increased foreign inflows swell India's foreign exchange

Strengthening Rupee, increased foreign inflows swell India's foreign exchange

 A Strengthening rupee and increased foreign fund inflows into the equity markets buoyed India's foreign exchange (Forex) kitty by $458 million, experts said on Saturday.

Oct 25, 2015, 09:46 AM IST

No further buys in Shriram Transport Finance by foreign investors

Foreign investors have been restricted by RBI to buy further shares in Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd as their holding has gone beyond the permitted limit.

Oct 20, 2015, 19:19 PM IST
RBI restricts further FII purchase of Prestige Estate stake

RBI restricts further FII purchase of Prestige Estate stake

The Reserve Bank has put a restriction on further buys in Prestige Estate Projects' shareholding by foreign buyers as the prescribed limit of 24 percent has been crossed.

Oct 02, 2015, 17:16 PM IST

Govt bonds oversubscribed, FIIs put in bids worth Rs 1,566 crore

Government bonds Monday attracted bids of Rs 1,566 crore from foreign investors against Rs 661 crore worth of securities put on offer.

Sep 21, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

CBDT to soon issue instructions on MAT issue

With the Justice A P Shah panel recommending non-applicability of Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) on FIIs, the revenue department is likely to soon issue instructions to field officer not to pursue pending cases against foreign institutional investors.

Sep 01, 2015, 19:25 PM IST