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Mutual funds log Rs 35,500 cr inflow in October amid market correction

Equity and equity-linked schemes attracted Rs 12,622 crore, besides, Rs 55,296 crore was invested in balanced funds.

Nov 14, 2018, 16:11 PM IST

'Assembly polls, crude oil, developments at trade front crucial for equity market this year'

Of late, rupee woes, high crude oil prices, unabated foreign fund outflows and escalating trade tensions between the US and China have dampened the market sentiment.

Sep 20, 2018, 18:22 PM IST

Equity market sell off due to global cues, not LTCG tax: Adhia

Adhia, who is also the revenue secretary, said the income of government from Securities Transaction Tax (STT) is a paltry Rs 9,000 crore.

Feb 05, 2018, 12:33 PM IST

How to build a smart investment portfolio

Investing in equity markets can be quite risky and at the same time garner high returns.

Dec 23, 2017, 18:25 PM IST

FPIs take out Rs 5,500 crore from equities in September

Foreign investors remained in exit mode as they have pulled out nearly Rs 5,500 crore from stock markets so far this month due to geopolitical concerns and a tendency to take profit.

Sep 24, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

Markets may see swings on geopolitical concerns, F&O expiry

"As global tensions mount with North Korea pushing to a next level of tests with hydrogen bomb, it will be hard for bulls to have a comeback which was as swift as before. 

Sep 24, 2017, 11:13 AM IST

FPIs pull out Rs 3,000-crore from stocks in Sept so far

Continuing their selling spree, overseas investors have taken out over Rs 3,000 crore from equities this month so far amid "lacklustre earnings season" and geopolitical headwinds.

Sep 17, 2017, 15:31 PM IST

'IIP, inflation data to drive trading sentiment this week'

Trading sentiment in the stock market this week will be guided by a host of macroeconomic data points like IIP and inflation, while global factors will also play a crucial role, say experts.

Sep 10, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

Growth data, derivatives expiry to influence equity markets

Macro-economic data points, especially the country`s quarterly economic growth figures, along with derivatives expiry are expected to influence the movement of equity indices next week.

Aug 27, 2017, 12:19 PM IST

Markets pause record run on profit-booking, muted earnings

Markets took a breather after four back to back record-setting sessions as the benchmark Sensex today hit an all-time high of 32,110 but ended with a paltry loss.

Jul 14, 2017, 16:19 PM IST

Live Updates: Markets pare early gains; Sensex manages to hold 32K

Stay tuned here for latest updates on of Indian markets, including BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty, Indian rupee and MCX gold.

Jul 14, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Sensex, Nifty at record highs: Five factors which are driving the rally

Benchmark equity indices hit an all time high on Thursday fuelled by steep drop in retail inflation and dovish comments from the US Fed on Wednesday.

Jul 13, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

Companies raise record Rs 6.41 lakh crore via debt placement in FY17

Indian companies raised a record Rs 6.41 lakh crore last fiscal through private placement of corporate bonds to meet business needs, a surge of 40 percent from the preceding year.

May 15, 2017, 16:16 PM IST

Markets head for positive opening on Tuesday following elections' outcome

Following the outcome of elections to five state assemblies, market analysts have predicted a positive opening for the Indian equity markets on Tuesday.

Mar 11, 2017, 15:51 PM IST

'Govt may cross Rs 45.5K cr divestment target this fiscal'

The government hopes to overshoot the Rs 45,500 crore disinvestment target for the current fiscal amid strengthening of equity markets.

Feb 20, 2017, 22:05 PM IST

Global cues plunge Indian equity markets

Investors` anxiety over the upcoming US presidential election, along with a massive foreign fund outflow, plunged the Indian equity markets during the just-concluded trade week.

Nov 05, 2016, 17:04 PM IST

Macro-data, US rate hike fears tumble equity markets; Sensex crashes 439 points

Caution ahead of the release of inflation macro-data, along with increased chances of a US rate hike and anxiety over upcoming quarterly results tumbled the Indian equity markets on Thursday.

Oct 13, 2016, 16:02 PM IST

Indian firms mop-up Rs 58,000-cr via NCDs in FY'16

This was much higher than Rs 9,713 crore garnered in the entire last fiscal.

Mar 25, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

FPIs withdraw Rs 3,500 cr from equities in a fortnight

Overseas investors pulled out close to Rs 3,500 crore from the Indian equity markets in the New Year on concerns of renewed worries over the health of Chinese economy and sharp fall in crude oil prices.

Jan 17, 2016, 16:53 PM IST

MF investment in equity markets at Rs 70,000 cr in 2015

Mutual fund houses continued to be bullish on the equity markets in 2015 and purchased shares worth a staggering over Rs 70,000 crore, primarily on account of strong participation from retail investors.

Dec 27, 2015, 11:56 AM IST