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India Inc garners Rs 6 lakh-cr from equity, debt markets in 2018; Kitty down 30%

Experts, however, are hopeful the fund-raising will gather steam in second half of 2019 with a pick-up in the overall investment climate.

Dec 24, 2018, 16:38 PM IST

Total individual wealth to double to Rs 639 lakh crore in 5 years: Report

The total wealth held by Indians has grew by 11 percent to Rs 344 lakh crore in 2016-17, according to a study by brokerage Karvy India Wealth Report.

Dec 12, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

Gold ETFs see Rs 250 crore outflow in April-July FY18

The outflow meant assets under management (AUM) of gold funds plunged to Rs 5,098 crore at July-end from Rs 5,480 crore at the end of March.

Aug 06, 2017, 17:23 PM IST

Sensex zooms 216 points to end at record high of 32,245; Nifty closes at new peak of 9,966

Markets broke new ground on Monday as the Nifty came tantalisingly close to 10,000 and the Sensex signed off at 32,246 after banking stocks came alive on better-than-expected quarterly results.

Jul 24, 2017, 16:56 PM IST

Telecom debt woes due to incumbents not investing in biz: Jio

Billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio on Monday ascribed financial stress in the telecom sector to existing operators like Bharti Airtel and Idea running businesses on debt and investing heavily in unrelated sectors.

Jun 12, 2017, 18:16 PM IST

P-note investments hit 4-month low of Rs 1.68 lakh crore in April

Investments in domestic capital markets through participatory notes fell to a four-month low of Rs 1.68 lakh crore at the end of April amid stringent norms put in place by Sebi to curb the inflow of illicit funds.

May 28, 2017, 11:07 AM IST

FPIs stay bullish on India, pump in $2 billion in May

Overseas investors have pumped in more than USD 2 billion so far in the country's capital market this month, helped by stable outlook for the rupee.

May 21, 2017, 12:10 PM IST

NPS subscribers can shuffle fund allocation twice a year

Pension fund regulator PFRDA has tweaked investment norms to allow subscribers of National Pension System to change their asset allocation twice in a financial year.

Mar 02, 2017, 18:06 PM IST

FPIs withdraw $3.5 billion from capital markets in December

 A massive $3.5 billion was withdrawn from capital market in December following rate hike by the US Federal Reserve.

Dec 25, 2016, 15:32 PM IST

FPIs withdraw Rs 6,000-crore from debt markets in October

Foreign investors have pulled out nearly Rs 6,000 crore from the Indian debt markets in the first two weeks of this month, after pumping in a staggering amount in September.

Oct 16, 2016, 18:09 PM IST

MF industry assets base hit fresh high of Rs 15.6 trn in Aug

 Mutual fund industry's asset base rose to a fresh all-time high of Rs 15.6 trillion at the end of August, helped by strong inflows in income and equity segments.

Sep 08, 2016, 14:19 PM IST

Nasdaq closes at record high amid economic data

US stocks extended gains on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq Composite Index closing at new record high.

Sep 07, 2016, 11:23 AM IST

Mutual Funds invest Rs 2,700 crore in stock market in August

New Delhi: Mutual fund managers pumped in over Rs 2,700 crore in equity markets in August after witnessing outflows in the preceding two months.

Sep 05, 2016, 13:58 PM IST

FPIs infuse Rs 11,000-crore in stock markets in March

Overseas investors are raising their bets on Indian market as they have pumped in over Rs 11,000 crore into the domestic equities so far this month on continued hopes that the RBI would bring down the monetary policy rate.

Mar 20, 2016, 14:14 PM IST

Vijaya Bank plans to raise Rs 226 cr from LIC

State-owned Vijaya Bank today said it is planning to raise Rs 226 crore from allotment of equity shares to insurance major Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) on preferential basis

Mar 03, 2016, 13:43 PM IST

Watch: Gujarat farmers allowed to opt for equity in industries

Farmers in Gujarat, whose land is purchased by an entrepreneur for setting up industries, would now have the option of equity participation in the venture against the price of the land.

Dec 15, 2015, 11:52 AM IST

FPIs dump shares worth Rs 7,000 cr from capital markets

This comes on top of a record net outflow of Rs 17,428 crore from equities last month. This was the highest net outflow by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in a single month since 1997.

Sep 13, 2015, 11:15 AM IST

Developers allowed to divest 100% equity in road projects

The government Wednesday allowed developers to divest 100 percent equity in projects two years after the completion of such schemes, a move that can unlock investments worth about Rs 4,500 crore in the sector.

Aug 26, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

EPFO's equity investment depends on performance: Minister

Retirement fund body EPFO would invest more funds in equity markets only if the performance of its investments in stocks is encouraging, Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya said Sunday.

Aug 23, 2015, 19:30 PM IST

PE investment in realty rises 16% to Rs 6,010 cr in June quarter

Private equity (PE) investment in the real estate sector rose by 16 percent to Rs 6,010 crore in April-June period as developers raised funds to complete existing projects on account of slow sales, says a report.

Aug 03, 2015, 17:21 PM IST