P-Notes

P-note investments drop to Rs 1.65 lakh crore

P-note investments drop to Rs 1.65 lakh crore

P-notes are issued by registered foreign portfolio investors to overseas players who wish to be a part of the Indian stock markets without registering themselves directly. They however need to go through a proper due diligence process.

Jul 31, 2017, 18:22 PM IST
Sebi to levy fee on P-Notes, bars speculative issuance

Sebi to levy fee on P-Notes, bars speculative issuance

Markets regulator Sebi on Wednesday tightened P-Note norms by levying a fee of USD 1,000 on each instrument and barred their issuance for speculative purposes to check any misuse for channelising black money.

Jun 21, 2017, 19:17 PM IST
P-notes investment drops to Rs 1.70 lakh crore at February-end

P-notes investment drops to Rs 1.70 lakh crore at February-end

Investments in domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-notes) declined to Rs 1.70 lakh crore at the end of February from the preceding month.

Mar 30, 2017, 13:28 PM IST
P-note investment climbs to Rs 1.75 lakh crore at Jan-end

P-note investment climbs to Rs 1.75 lakh crore at Jan-end

Investments in domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-notes) rose to Rs 1.75 lakh crore at the end of January, after hitting a 43-month low in the preceding month.

Mar 15, 2017, 13:59 PM IST
HSBC, UBS stop issuing P-Notes as India steps up clampdown

HSBC, UBS stop issuing P-Notes as India steps up clampdown

A number of foreign investors including HSBC and UBS have stopped issuing controversy-ridden P-Notes as regulatory and enforcement agencies step up their clampdown on misuse of this once-popular instrument among foreigners to invest in Indian markets.

Feb 19, 2017, 14:35 PM IST

5 foreign funds issued P-notes to Indian nationals: Sebi

In a crackdown on alleged misuse of P-Notes for round-tripping, markets regulator Sebi has found five foreign funds to have issued these controversy- ridden offshore investment instruments to Indian nationals.

 

Feb 13, 2017, 17:26 PM IST
Sebi board to meet on Saturday to discuss reform measures

Sebi board to meet on Saturday to discuss reform measures

Markets regulator Sebi's board will meet on Saturday to take forward reform measures and discuss amending Debenture Trustee regulations, steps taken regarding P-notes, collective investment scheme and cases involving NSE and NSEL.

Feb 10, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
P-Notes investments plunge to 30-month low in October

P-Notes investments plunge to 30-month low in October

Investments in domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) fell to its lowest level in two-and-half years to Rs 2 lakh crore in end-October.

Nov 23, 2016, 14:04 PM IST
P-Notes investment falls to Rs 2.12 lakh cr in September after hitting a 5 months high

P-Notes investment falls to Rs 2.12 lakh cr in September after hitting a 5 months high

Investments into domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) dropped to Rs 2.12 lakh crore in September after hitting a five months high of Rs 2.16 lakh crore at the end of August.

Nov 04, 2016, 15:33 PM IST

SIT seeks information of P-Notes from SEBI

SIT seeks information of P-Notes from SEBI. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 14, 2016, 18:14 PM IST
Sensex at 3-month low, crashes 439 points on global sell-off​

Sensex at 3-month low, crashes 439 points on global sell-off​

Indian stocks tumbled like nine pins today, with the benchmark Sensex plunging over 439 points to close at a three-month low of 27,643.11 after a slew of global factors such as weak Chinese export data and Fed rate hike talks unnerved investors.

Oct 13, 2016, 14:38 PM IST
P-Notes investment in Indian capital markets hits 5-month high in August

P-Notes investment in Indian capital markets hits 5-month high in August

Investments into domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) rose to the highest level in five months at Rs 2.16 lakh crore in August.

 

Oct 10, 2016, 13:43 PM IST

P-Notes investment hit 2-year low of Rs 2.10 lakh crore in June-end

Investments into India's capital markets through participatory notes (P-Notes) slumped to the lowest level in nearly two years to Rs 2.10 lakh crore at the end of June, on account of a tight vigil on funds coming through this route.

Jul 25, 2016, 13:23 PM IST
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.

May 30, 2016, 17:36 PM IST
 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.

May 20, 2016, 17:10 PM IST
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.

May 20, 2016, 16:52 PM IST

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.

 

May 11, 2016, 16:48 PM IST
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.

 

May 11, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

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.

Mar 01, 2016, 15:40 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