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RBI's fourth bi-monthly monetary policy statement (2019-20): Here's the full text

The reverse repo rate under liquidity adjustment facility stands reduced to 4.9 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the bank rate to 5.4 per cent. 

Oct 04, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

FPI flows into India to remain under pressure over near-to-medium term: Ind-Ra

The Ratings agency said that despite the accommodative global monetary policy stance and the central government’s efforts to alleviate uncertainty regarding the higher surcharge headwinds to FPI flows into India will continue.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

CBDT refutes reports on differential regime between domestic investors and FPIs

The government has decided to withdraw the enhanced surcharge levied by Finance (No. 2) Act, 2019 on long/ short term capital gains arising from transfer of equity shares/units referred in section 111A and 112 A respectively.

Aug 28, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Sensex soars 787 points, Nifty reclaims 11,000-mark on FPI surcharge rollback

The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday closed 787.85 points or 2.15 higher at 37,489.01 while the surged over 228.50 points or 2.11 percent to end at 11,057.85.

Aug 26, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Markets should see strong upward movement - after a while

In the last seven weeks since the Budget was presented, markets have lost 10 per cent on an intra-day basis and over 8 per cent on a closing basis.

Aug 26, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

FPI tax: Nomura, Morgan Stanley, Citi, Fidelity may meet FM

The FPIs are likely to raise issues such as the recently-introduced tax surcharge and seek either full rollback or suitably tweaked to keep them out of the higher tax net.

Aug 09, 2019, 15:02 PM IST

FPI tax relief this week via grandfathering clause

The FPIs have also been net sellers of over Rs 20,000 crore worth of stocks in the capital market segment on the BSE, NSE and MSEI since July 1.

Aug 07, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

FPIs withdraw Rs 6,399 crore in May so far

Prior to this, foreign portfolio investors (FPI) were net buyers for three consecutive months.

May 19, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

Investment through P-notes rises to Rs 79,513 cr till December-end

Of the total investments made till last month, P-note holdings in equities were at Rs 56,747 crore, while the remaining was in debt and derivatives markets.

Jan 23, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

Sebi approves new KYC norms for foreign portfolio investors, revised settlement mechanism

Sebi Chairman Ajay Tyagi said the board has approved new KYC norms for foreign portfolio investors and fresh guidelines would be issued soon.

Sep 18, 2018, 17:52 PM IST

P-note investments dip to over 9-year low at May-end

P-notes are issued by registered foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) to overseas investors who wish to be part of the Indian stock markets without registering themselves directly.

Jun 25, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

FPI inflows at $2.2 bn in March quarter on promising economic numbers

The net inflow by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) was USD 2.6 billion during October-December quarter, as per Morningstar Investment Adviser India.

May 15, 2018, 16:59 PM IST

Weekly review: Market take heavy beating, tumble 983 points

The budget proposals of 10 percent long term capital gains tax on equities and overshooting of fiscal deficit target quashed investor optimism.

Feb 03, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

FPIs withdraw Rs 5,900 crore from equities in December

In spite of December performance, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) ended the year with a net inflow of over Rs 51,000 crore.

Dec 31, 2017, 12:34 PM IST

MFs invest Rs 1 lakh crore in stocks in 2017; remain bullish

Mutual funds invested Rs 1.2 lakh crore in equities in 2017, much higher than over Rs 48,000 crore infused last year and more than Rs 70,000 crore pumped in during 2015, latest data with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) showed.

Dec 31, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Weekly review: Market rise for fourth straight week, scales fresh highs

The truncated, last trading week of the calender year started positive and ended in a cheerful note.

Dec 30, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Weekly review: Market triumphs for third straight week, mark record highs

Realty, Metal and Auto shares hogged the limelight during the week.

Dec 23, 2017, 17:28 PM IST

Sensex, Nifty end negative after hitting new highs

The BSE 30-share Sensex resumed higher to touch a new all-time intra-day high of 33,956.31, but gave up its early gains on profit-booking before ending at 33,777.38, down 59.36 points, or 0.18 percent.

Dec 20, 2017, 16:47 PM IST

Weekly review: Sensex gains 212 points, Nifty above 10,300

The stock market maintained its volatile scenario for the second consecutive week, though it managed to building-up on last week gains to inch closer towards all-time highs.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

FPIs net outflow from equities at Rs 4,000 crore in December so far

The outflow comes following an eight month high inflow of Rs 19,728 crore in November, mainly due to the government's plan to recapitalise PSU banks and surge in India's ranking in the World Bank's ease of doing business.

Dec 10, 2017, 11:56 AM IST