P-Note investments slump to 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore

P-Note investments slump to 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore

Investments into India's capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) declined to a 20-month low of Rs 2.11 lakh crore at the end of April, with Sebi keeping a strict vigil on funds coming through this route.

 Sensex trips 98 points on tighter P-Note norms, weak rupee

Sensex trips 98 points on tighter P-Note norms, weak rupee

A weak trend continued for a third straight session as market benchmark Sensex fell 98 points to 25,301.90 in choppy trade on Friday on sustained foreign fund outflows and selling by domestic investors after regulator Sebi tightened guidelines to check any misuse of P-Notes.

New Sebi norms on P-Notes make investors squirm

New Sebi norms on P-Notes make investors squirm

With Sebi tightening norms for P-Notes, the regulatory regime for these offshore instruments for investing in Indian markets has become more stringent than in any other part of the world.

Mauritius treaty amendment: Status quo on P-Notes taxation

India's revised tax treaty inked with Mauritius will have no bearing on investments via Participatory Notes and the existing dispensation will continue to apply on them, government said Wednesday.

 

GAAR to override bilateral tax treaty provisions: Revenue Secy

GAAR to override bilateral tax treaty provisions: Revenue Secy

A day after the revision of bilateral tax treaty with Mauritius, Finance Ministry on Wednesday said GAAR provisions, which are to take effect from April next year, will override the DTAA provisions in case they are abused.

 

Investment via P-Notes slumps to 16-month low of Rs 2.31 lakh crore

Investment through participatory notes (P-Notes) into India's capital markets has hit a 16-month low of Rs 2.31 lakh crore at the end of January amid weakness in equity markets.

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.

Fight against black money: Sebi to discuss P-Notes issue

The Special Investigation Team on Black Money had suggested that Sebi needs to further strengthen its monitoring mechanism to detect instances of the stock market platform being misused for tax evasion.

SEBI says ready to revisit P-Notes on SIT suggestions

Market regulator SEBI Thursday said it will look into the suggestions of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on black money to ensure sufficient checks are in place with respect to overseas investments via P-Notes route.

Sebi gets 100 alerts a day; strong surveillance in place: Sinha

Amid concerns over misuse of stock markets for laundering of black money, including through P-Notes, regulator Sebi has said it has a strong surveillance system that generates over 100 alerts a day and all cases of manipulation are being dealt with sternly.

No knee-jerk reaction on P-Notes curbs: Jaitley to investors

The comments came as stock markets slumped over 580 points and rupee slid to 64.15 to a dollar as investors saw any government action against P-notes as hurting genuine foreign investments.

Sensex tumbles 437 points on P-Note worries, Nifty cracks 8,400

Markets plunged amid fears that the government may accept Supreme Court-appointed, Special Investigation Team (SIT) recommendations of stricter norms for participatory notes (P-notes) on markets, equity brokers said.

Govt not to take any steps that will impact investment climate: Arun Jaitley

“It is too early to say what action government will take on SIT recommendations,” Jaitley said. “The government will take view on FSLRC Recos on MPC after receiving feedback.”

Govt to hold consultations on P-notes, no decision yet: Revenue Secretary

The Supreme Court-appointed SIT on black money last week recommended a host of measures, including suggesting the securities regulator SEBI to tighten norms related to participatory notes investments into India.

Investment via P-notes drops to Rs 2.75 lakh cr in June

Investment via P-notes drops to Rs 2.75 lakh cr in June

Investments through participatory notes (P-Notes) into India's capital market dropped to Rs 2.75 lakh crore (about USD 43 billion) at the end of June, after touching over seven years high in the preceding month.

P-Notes cover lost ground, investments race to over 7-year high

Investments through participatory notes (P-Notes) into India's capital market stood at Rs 2.85 lakh crore (about USD 45 billion) at the end of May, the highest level in more than seven years.

Investment via P-Notes shrinks to Rs 2.68 lakh crore

Investments into Indian markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) have dropped to Rs 2.68 lakh crore (USD 42 billion) at the end of April, after hitting over 7-year high in the preceding month.

Safeguards in place to check misuse of P-Notes: Sinha

The government on Friday said safeguards have been put in place to prevent misuse of Participatory Notes (P-Notes).

Investments via P-Notes hit 7-yr high of Rs 2.72lakh cr in February

Investments in Indian markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) surged to the highest level in seven years at Rs 2.72 lakh crore (USD 43.6 billion) in February.

Investments via P-Notes drop to Rs 2.36 lakh crore in Dec

Investment in Indian markets through participatory notes (P-Notes), a preferred route for HNIs and hedge funds from abroad, declined to Rs 2.36 lakh crore (USD 38 billion) in December from the preceding month.