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Sebi approves overseas investors holding 15% stake in bourses

Sebi approves overseas investors holding 15% stake in bourses

 Markets regulator Sebi allowed foreign investors to own up to 15 per cent stake in domestic stock and commodity exchanges, a move that is expected to help attract more overseas funds.

Finmin to look into tax issues, suggestions of FPIs: Das

Finance Ministry on Tuesday promised to look into some taxation issues raised by foreign investors as also certain suggestions made by them in order to attract more investments into the Indian market.

Govt working on reviving construction sector: PM Modi

Govt working on reviving construction sector: PM Modi

Construction sector was badly affected between 2011 and 2014 and the government is working to revive it through short-term and long-term measures, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Friday, while citing the recent CCEA decision as a step in this direction.

Swamy hits out at Rajan again, says FCNR redemption of $24 billion a 'time bomb'

Swamy hits out at Rajan again, says FCNR redemption of $24 billion a 'time bomb'

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy on Thursday termed the USD 24 billion redemptions due to foreign investors this month as a "time bomb" and said the Finance Ministry has to cough up the amount guaranteed by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan.

Cabinet approves grant of permanent residency status to foreign Investors

Cabinet approves grant of permanent residency status to foreign Investors

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the scheme for grant of Permanent Residency Status (PRS) to foreign investors subject to the relevant conditions as specified in the FDI Policy notified by the government from time to time.

Cabinet approves permanent residency plan for foreign investors

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved permanent residency plan for foreign investors.

FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in Rs 2,300 crore in a week

FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in Rs 2,300 crore in a week

Building on their buying momentum, foreign investors poured in nearly Rs 2,300 crore into Indian equity markets in the first week of this month on positive global cues and passage of GST Bill in the Rajya Sabha.

Foreign Investors buoyed by Indian investment: USIBC to Obama

Foreign Investors buoyed by Indian investment: USIBC to Obama

With Modi's upcoming visit to Washington DC in early June, USIBC believes that this is an opportune time to reflect upon the successes of the US-India strategic and commercial partnership.

FPIs remain bullish on Indian mkts; pour in Rs 7,600 cr in April

FPIs remain bullish on Indian mkts; pour in Rs 7,600 cr in April

Continuing with their bullish stance on India for the second month, foreign investors have pumped in over Rs 7,600 crore into the country's capital market in April so far, buoyed by a rate cut by the Reserve Bank.

FPIs remain in sell-off mode, pull out Rs 11,362 crore in February

FPIs remain in sell-off mode, pull out Rs 11,362 crore in February

Overseas investors have pulled out a massive over Rs 11,350 crore from Indian capital markets this month so far, primarily on account of a continuous fall in crude oil prices and worries over a global slowdown.

Indian economy, stock markets doing better than others: Finance Ministry

Indian economy, stock markets doing better than others: Finance Ministry

Trying to soothe the nerves of jittery investors, Finance Ministry on Thursday said the Indian economy is doing well and the performance of domestic stock markets is not as bad as that of other nations.

Govt bonds over-subscribed; FPIs bid worth Rs 7,093 crore

Govt bonds over-subscribed; FPIs bid worth Rs 7,093 crore

Signalling robust demand for the government bonds, an auction of debt securities Monday attracted bids of staggering Rs 7,093 crore from foreign investors, more than double than securities put on offer.

Sensex yet to bottom out, can fall to 22,000 level in near-term

Sensex yet to bottom out, can fall to 22,000 level in near-term

The Sensex, which began the year at 26,160.90 level, has shed nearly 1,400 points or over 5 percent following renewed worries over the health of Chinese economy.

 

Foreign funds to keep off equities on muted earnings: BofA-ML

Foreign funds to keep off equities on muted earnings: BofA-ML

Muted earnings growth expected in the December quarter will keep away foreign investors from re-entering the Indian equity markets, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch has warned.

FPIs selling spree continues; withdraw Rs 6,500 cr in December

Continuing their selling spree, foreign investors have pulled out more than Rs 6,500 crore from the capital markets since beginning of the month on account of weak global cues.

Dalal Street heads for worst ride in 4 years; foreign investors spoil party

Dalal Street heads for worst ride in 4 years; foreign investors spoil party

The BSE benchmark Sensex, which currently stands at 25838.71 points, is also sharply down from its life-time peak of 30,024 points it scaled in March this year on a rate-cut boost from RBI.

 

RBI allows foreign investors to buy defaulted bonds

The Reserve Bank Thursday allowed foreign investors to buy bonds that are either fully or partially under default in repayment and raised the maturity period of such NCDs/bonds to three years and more.

India has ended regulatory uncertainty: PM Modi to Malaysian biz

India has ended regulatory uncertainty: PM Modi to Malaysian biz

Modi said India is looking at strengthening commercial ties with the South East Asian nation.

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 332 crore govt bonds today

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 332 crore govt bonds today

The auction will be conducted on BSE's ebidxchange platform.

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 332-cr govt bonds

BSE to auction investment limits for Rs 332-cr govt bonds

The auction will be conducted on BSE's ebidxchange platform from 1530 hours to 1730 hours after the close of market hours on November 23, the exchange said in a circular.