Foreign investors

FPIs net outflow from equities at Rs 4,000 crore in December so far

FPIs net outflow from equities at Rs 4,000 crore in December so far

The outflow comes following an eight month high inflow of Rs 19,728 crore in November, mainly due to the government's plan to recapitalise PSU banks and surge in India's ranking in the World Bank's ease of doing business.

Dec 10, 2017, 11:56 AM IST
RBI allows foreign investors to up stake in Bharat Financial

RBI allows foreign investors to up stake in Bharat Financial

The aggregate foreign shareholding by FPIs under Portfolio Investment Scheme in Bharat Financial Inclusion Limited has gone below the prescribed threshold caution limit.

Dec 06, 2017, 14:29 PM IST
Rupee drops 24 paise to 64.55 Vs dollar

Rupee drops 24 paise to 64.55 Vs dollar

Yesterday, the rupee ended at a fresh two-month high of 64.31 against the US dollar.

Nov 30, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
Rupee depreciates by 7 paise to 64 against US dollar

Rupee depreciates by 7 paise to 64 against US dollar

Weakness in the US dollar against some currencies in the global market limited the rupee fall.

Nov 28, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
Rupee slips marginally to 64.79 vs USD

Rupee slips marginally to 64.79 vs USD

On Friday, the rupee had lost 12 paise to close lower at 64.70 a dollar due to renewed demand for the US currency.

Nov 27, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 4,000-cr govt bonds

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 4,000-cr govt bonds

The debt auction quota gives overseas investors the right to invest in the debt up to the limit purchased.

Nov 24, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Over 1,000 new FPIs registered with Sebi in 6 months of FY'18

Over 1,000 new FPIs registered with Sebi in 6 months of FY'18

According to Sebi data, the number of FPIs with the regulator's approval increased to 8,826 at the end of September 2017, from 7,807 at March-end, resulting in an addition of 1,019.

Nov 06, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
FPIs turn net buyers in October; invest Rs 3,000 crore in equities

FPIs turn net buyers in October; invest Rs 3,000 crore in equities

FPIs had invested over Rs 59,000 crore in equities between February and July.

Nov 05, 2017, 13:10 PM IST
'RBI to recoup forex reserves to combat global contagion'

'RBI to recoup forex reserves to combat global contagion'

According to BofAML, the RBI has bought about USD 16 billion in the spot market since April.

Sep 07, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
SEBI calls for new ways to manage foreign inflows

SEBI calls for new ways to manage foreign inflows

Foreign investors have bought a net $23.1 billion in Indian debt so far this year, clearing and exchange data showed, and have almost exhausted their quotas for government and corporate bonds.

Sep 06, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Investor wealth soars Rs 8.5 lakh crore this fiscal

Investor wealth soars Rs 8.5 lakh crore this fiscal

Led by the smart show in the broader market, the total market capitalisation (m-cap) of BSE-listed companies rose by Rs 8,48,738 crore to Rs 1,30,03,263 crore.

Aug 25, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 11K crore govt bonds

Leading stock exchange BSE will auction investment limits on Tuesday for foreign investors to purchase government debt securities worth Rs 10,922 crore.

Jul 24, 2017, 14:52 PM IST
 FPI stay bullish on India; pour Rs 11,000 crore in July so far

FPI stay bullish on India; pour Rs 11,000 crore in July so far

Foreign investors have pumped in nearly Rs 11,000 crore in the capital markets in the first two weeks of this month, enthused by the trouble-free rollout of GST and stimulating Indian economy.
The latest inflow comes following a net infusion of over Rs 1.62 lakh crore in the previous five months (February-June) on several factors.

Jul 16, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
FPI inflows at $23 billion in H1-2017

FPI inflows at $23 billion in H1-2017

"Goods and Services Tax (GST) and forecast of normal monsoon also led to positive sentiment," said Himanshu Srivastava, Senior Analyst Manager Research at Morningstar India.

Jul 09, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Slew of reforms on the cards as Sebi board meets tomorrow

Slew of reforms on the cards as Sebi board meets tomorrow

Regulator Sebi's board will meet on Wednesday to discuss the actions taken so far against brokers allegedly involved in the Rs 5,600 crore NSEL scam along with the status of the ongoing probe into the NSE co-location issue.

Jun 20, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
No assurance on write-offs due to merger: SBI

No assurance on write-offs due to merger: SBI

The country's largest lender SBI has said write-downs or write-offs on account of the merger of five associates cannot be entirely ruled out.

Jun 13, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in $4 billion in May

FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in $4 billion in May

Foreign investors have pumped in nearly USD 4 billion in the country's capital market so far this month due to finalisation of GST rates for bulk of the items and stable outlook for the rupee.

May 28, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

India scores high among FPIs, 3,500 registrations in FY17

 Close to 3,500 fresh foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) registered with capital market regulator Sebi in 2016-17, an indicator that India remains an attractive destination.

May 11, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

FPIs dump shares worth Rs 1,700-crore in just 4 trading sessions

Foreign investors have pulled out close to Rs 1,700 crore from Indian stock markets in the last four trading sessions amid global weakness triggered by a renewed slide in crude prices.

 

May 07, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
FPI net inflow at $3.5 billion in April

FPI net inflow at $3.5 billion in April

Foreign investors poured in a whopping USD 3.5 billion in the Indian capital markets in April as Sebi raised investment limit for FPIs in government debt coupled with strong global cues.

Apr 30, 2017, 18:17 PM IST