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FPIs press exit button, pull out Rs 3,207 cr in May so far

Prior to this, foreign portfolio investors (FPI) poured in a net Rs 16,093 crore in April, Rs 45,981 crore in March and Rs 11,182 crore in February in the domestic capital markets (both equity and debt).

May 13, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Market closes in green, Sensex rises over 100 points

The Sensex rose 107.98 points to close at 33,174.39 while the Nifty was up 53.50 points to close at 10,184.15.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:54 PM IST

Sensex jumps 470 points to close at 33,066; Nifty settles at 10,131

The domestic market recovered from its early losses, with banking, metal, finance consumer durables, capital goods, auto, PSU and realty stocks showing strength.

Mar 26, 2018, 16:47 PM IST

Sensex ends around 34,300 mark; Nifty near 10,550

The benchmark indices Sensex, Nifty gained up to 0.42% on value buying by investors after recent losses on easing inflation worries and positive global cues.

Feb 15, 2018, 16:14 PM IST

'Light touch' norms to boost bond markets will be out by September: Sebi

To deepen the corporate bonds market, Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) today said it will come out with "light touch" regulations by September to encourage large corporates to raise 25 percent funds through this route.

Feb 10, 2018, 20:02 PM IST

Sensex sinks 561 points, Nifty fails to regain 10,500 mark

The benchmark Sensex falling by another 561 points to close at a one-month low of 34,195.94 amid a meltdown in the world markets.

Feb 06, 2018, 16:41 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

FPIs turn net buyers in October; invest Rs 3,000 crore in equities

FPIs had invested over Rs 59,000 crore in equities between February and July.

Nov 05, 2017, 13:10 PM IST

FPI ownership in Sensex companies rises in June quarter

In total, FPIs own 28.2 percent in the top 30 listed companies on the BSE in the June quarter, compared to 26.3 percent in January-March of this year.

Sep 18, 2017, 21:06 PM IST

Companies raise Rs 6.7 lakh crore via corporate bonds: Economic Survey

Besides, stock markets recorded a robust growth in 2016- 17, with Sensex rising by 16.9 percent and Nifty gaining 18.6 percent as compared to losses registered in 2015-16.

Aug 11, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

FPIs dump shares worth Rs 1,700-crore in just 4 trading sessions

Foreign investors have pulled out close to Rs 1,700 crore from Indian stock markets in the last four trading sessions amid global weakness triggered by a renewed slide in crude prices.


May 07, 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Over 3,100 new FPIs registered with Sebi in 11 mths of FY'17

FPIs consider India as a preferred and stable market, given its macroeconomic stability, long-term growth prospects and ongoing economic reforms, market experts said.

Mar 30, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

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

SEBI likely to allow mutual funds to trade in commodities soon

With an aim to deepen the nascent commodity market, SEBI is likely to give mutual funds the go-ahead to trade in commodity markets in a month, while the regulator is also in talks with the RBI to allow institutional investors like banks and FPIs to trade in the segment.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:03 PM IST

Around 2,100 new foreign portfolio investors register in Apr-Nov FY17

Nearly 2,100 new foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have registered with capital markets watchdog Sebi in April-November period of the current fiscal.


Feb 08, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

SEBI may allow FPIs to invest in unlisted NCDs

With an aim to deepen capital markets, regulator SEBI may consider allowing foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) to invest in unlisted non-convertible debentures and securitised debt instruments in its board meeting on Wednesday.

Nov 22, 2016, 19:54 PM IST

Rupee struggles at 9-month low on forex outflow fears

The rupee remained under immense pressure and continued to slide against the US dollar with the domestic currency ending lower by 9 paise at 68.25 - its lowest level in nine-months on heightened capital outflows.

Nov 22, 2016, 19:34 PM IST

Rupee plunges 62 paise to crack 67 mark against US dollar

The rupee Friday breached the 67 mark to end at over three-month low level of 67.25 against the US currency on fears of capital outflows amid resurgent dollar overseas.

Nov 11, 2016, 19:46 PM IST

Tata-Mistry feud: FPIs seek speedy resolution, protection of minority shareholders

Concerned over the Tata-Mistry feud impacting stock valuations, foreign investors are approaching SEBI as well as the independent directors and management of Tata Group companies to ensure that interests of minority shareholders in the listed entities are protected.

Nov 07, 2016, 16:35 PM IST

RBI issues guidelines for forex hedging by foreign companies

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) issued draft guidelines on how Indian subsidiaries of multinational companies can hedge their currency exposure risk in the country.

Nov 04, 2016, 18:41 PM IST