Foreign Portfolio Investor

FPIs' net inflow at Rs 16,500 crore in April so far

Foreign investors have pumped in a whopping Rs 16,500 crore in the Indian capital markets this month so far on the back of improved investor sentiment and growth in manufacturing sector.

Apr 16, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
Listed foreign funds bring in $685 million in October

Listed foreign funds bring in $685 million in October

India saw an inflow of USD 685 million from listed foreign funds in October, primarily driven by strong capital infusion in exchange-traded funds (ETFs), according to a report.

Nov 29, 2016, 14:45 PM IST
FPIs take out $1 billion from capital markets in November

FPIs take out $1 billion from capital markets in November

Overseas investors have pulled out more than USD 1 billion from the Indian capital markets since the beginning of the month due to lacklustre quarterly earnings and concerns over a possible rate hike by the US Federal Reserve.

Nov 22, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

Govt accepts report on rationalising definitions of FDI, FII

Foreign direct investment is subject to sectoral caps.

Jun 21, 2014, 20:08 PM IST

Citi Securities registers as first FPI

Citi India Securities Services has become the first designated depository participant to register as the country's first foreign portfolio investor (FPI) under the newly-formed SEBI guidelines on this set of investors.

Jun 04, 2014, 19:13 PM IST

HSBC securities registers for new FPI scheme

HSBC Securities has registered for Foreign Portfolio Investor on the first day of implementation of the latest FPI regulations notified by SEBI.

Jun 01, 2014, 16:49 PM IST

Cap on FPI investment in defence would hit conglomerates: FICCI

According to the consolidated FDI policy circular effective from April 17, 2014, investment by foreign portfolio investor (FPIs) or FIIs (through portfolio investment) is not permitted in the segment.

May 10, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

Foreign funds with 'opaque' structures can't invest in India

FPIs have been divided into three categories as per their risk profiles.

May 05, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

Sebi sets foreign portfolio investor limit of 10% per firm

A foreign portfolio investor will be allowed to buy additional shares in a company only if its holding is less than 10 percent, according to norms for the new overseas investment regime that starts in June.

Apr 30, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

NRI cannot seek registration as FPI: Sebi

Market regulator Sebi has said a non-resident Indian (NRI) will not be allowed to seek registration as a foreign portfolio investor (FPI).

Apr 30, 2014, 14:42 PM IST

Indian capital markets to have 8,700 FPIs soon

As Indian markets gear up for a new Foreign Portfolio Investor (FPI) regime, the number of such investors is estimated to be around 8,700, higher than the total count of existing FIIs and their sub-accounts.

Mar 30, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

FPIs to get registration within 10 days; stake capped at 10%

Making it easier for overseas entities to invest in Indian markets, SEBI has proposed grant of registration to them within 10 days of application under the new Foreign Portfolio Investor (FPI) regime.

Oct 06, 2013, 12:25 PM IST