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EPFO may give subscribers option to increase stock investments in new year

Earlier this year, CBT, had suggested exploring possibility of giving such options.

Dec 31, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

Union Budget 2018: Long-term capital gains exceeding Rs 1 lakh to be taxed at 10%

Long Term Capital Gains arising from transfer of listed equity shares, units of equity oriented fund and unit of a business trust are exempt from tax.

Feb 01, 2018, 13:55 PM IST

Mutual funds log Rs 2 lakh cr inflows in Apr-Sept FY'18

In contrast, gold ETFs continued to see net outflow of Rs 388 crore.

Oct 12, 2017, 14:44 PM IST

Global cues, rupee movement to drive Indian equity markets

Last week, key equity indices gained around one per cent each on hopes of a rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India, coupled with short-covering and healthy auto sales and manufacturing data.

Sep 03, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

FPIs' net inflow at Rs 5,000 crore in debt market this month

Overseas investors have so far pumped in over Rs 5,000 crore in the country's debt market this month, helped by stable outlook for the rupee.

May 14, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Mutual Fund inflows in stocks drop 27% to Rs 51,000 crore in FY17

Mutual fund managers' investment in equities declined by 27 percent to over Rs 51,000 crore in 2016-17 due to volatility in stock markets.

Apr 09, 2017, 16:27 PM IST

MFs' exposure to bank stocks hit record Rs 1.16 lakh crore in January

Mutual funds' allocation for bank stocks hit a record high of Rs 1.16 lakh crore in end-January, primarily on account of cheaper valuations.

Feb 26, 2017, 10:44 AM IST

Mutual funds add over Rs 3.5 lakh crore to kitty in 2016

Mutual Fund industry has added more than Rs 3.5 lakh crore to its asset base in 2016 to reach Rs 17 lakh crore mark, primarily on account of growing interest from retail investors and aggressive buying of stocks.

Jan 03, 2017, 20:25 PM IST

'Quarterly earnings of UltraTech, HCL, Cairn India to dictate stock market trend this week'

Quarterly earnings from bluechips Reliance Industries and Wipro would largely influence market trend this week in the absence of any major domestic triggers, say experts.

Oct 16, 2016, 12:26 PM IST

Equity markets resume upward trend on global cues

Positive global and domestic cues marginally lifted the Indian equity markets during the week ended Friday.

Sep 24, 2016, 19:08 PM IST

FPI inflows in equities hit 4-month high of Rs 12,600 crore in July

Overseas investors have infused over Rs 12,600 crore into country's equity markets this month, making it highest inflow in four months on rising hopes of passage of the GST Bill in the Rajya Sabha and expectations of better corporate earnings.

Jul 31, 2016, 11:05 AM IST

EPFO investments may increase to 7.5% in equities: Sources

The report quotes some sources saying that the investment may rise to 7.5 percent from 5 percent.

Jul 07, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

Stocks pricey, Sensex may correct to 26,000 by year-end: HSBC

Recent market rally may have resulted in upward outlook revision by brokerages, but HSBC feels Indian equities are overpriced and Sensex is in for a correction, which may slump to 26,000 by the end of 2016.

Jun 12, 2016, 14:09 PM IST

EPFO may invest over Rs 6,000 crore in equity market in 2016-17

Last year, EPFO had invested about Rs 6,000 crore through SBI Mutual Fund's two index-linked ETFs (exchange-traded funds) -- one to BSE's Sensex and the other NSE's Nifty.

May 15, 2016, 15:45 PM IST

Equity-linked saving schemes outperform benchmark indices

Providing better returns to investors, majority of equity-linked saving schemes as well as mid- and small-cap funds outperformed their respective benchmark stock indices over a five-year period ended December 2015, according to a report.


Apr 20, 2016, 19:47 PM IST

Investors pull out Rs 903 crore from gold ETFs in FY16

Investors remained bearish on gold exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as they pulled out Rs 903 crore from this instrument last fiscal, making it the third consecutive financial year of outflow.

Apr 10, 2016, 10:57 AM IST

Cyrus Mistry plans Rs 2000 crore IPO for Tata Sky

Cyrus Mistry, chairman of  Tata Group's DTH service provider, Tata Sky, is planning to sell part of Tata Sky in his first initial public offer (IPO).

Mar 26, 2016, 14:06 PM IST

Cyrus Mistry to line up Rs 2000 crore Tata Sky IPO soon

After Videocon d2h and Dish TV, now Tata Group's DTH service provider, Tata Sky, is planning to raise money from the equity market by way of an initial public offer (IPO).

Mar 26, 2016, 13:04 PM IST

FIIs withdraw $7 billion from Asian equities: HSBC

Foreign institutional investors have pulled out funds worth USD 7 billion from Asian equities in January with India witnessing outflows of USD 1.64 billion, says an HSBC report.

Jan 27, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Companies raised Rs 68,608 cr through equities in 2015

Five IPOs had hit the capital market to garner just Rs 1,201 crore in 2014.

Dec 30, 2015, 14:36 PM IST