No targeting of foreign portfolio investors; higher tax on all super-rich including Indian residents: Finance Ministry
Amid a backlash from foreign portfolio investors over the new tax, the government on Tuesday said it is not targeting FPIs by raising tax on super-rich individuals, and foreign investors have an option to convert into a corporate entity to avail of lower rates available to such category
FPIs stay bullish for third consecutive month; pump Rs 17,219 crore investments in April on favourable macroeconomic conditions
FPIs pumped in a net sum of Rs 21,032.04 crore into equities but pulled out a net amount of Rs 3,812.94 crore from the debt market during 1-26 April
Investments through participatory notes in the domestic capital market rose to Rs 78,110 crore at the end of March, amid positive market sentiments
Rupee rises 15 paise to 69.15 against US dollar in early trade on higher opening in domestic equity market
At the forex, rupee opened strong at 69.20 then gained further momentum and was trading at 69.15, higher by 15 paise over its previous close
Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty tops 11,600 mark in early trade on heavy buying in realty, metal and pharma stocks
The 30-share index pared some ground and was trading 82.05 points, or 0.21 percent, up at 38,627.77. It had rallied 412.84 points to 38,545.72 in the previous session.
FPIs net buyers in first half of March driven by positive global cues; invested Rs 20,418 cr in capital markets
In February as well, FPIs were net buyers as they had invested a net amount of Rs 11,182 crore in the capital markets
Sensex jumps over 100 points to reclaim 36,000-mark, Nifty above 10,800 level on heavy foreign fund inflows
The 30-share Sensex rose 140.29 points, or 0.38 percent, to 36,011.77 in early trade. The gauge had lost 26.87 points Friday
Foreign portfolio investors pull out over Rs 1,900 cr from debt market in February amid escalation of cross-border tensions
In January, the net FPI outflow -- from both equity and debt -- stood at Rs 5,360 crore
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Friday withdrew the 20 percent limit on investments by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in corporate bonds of an entity with a view to encourage more foreign investments
The rupee opened stronger at 71.37 a dollar. The local unit moved in a range of 71.44 to 71.03, before finally ending at 71.31, showing a gain of 14 paise
Mutual fund houses pump over Rs 7,000 cr in equities in January; FPIs in sell-off mode, pull out Rs 5,264 cr
The fund houses believe that the uptrend may continue in the coming months too as large amount of flow is expected through the SIP route.
Sensex, Nifty start on cautious note on mixed global cues; stronger rupee, easing crude prices influence market sentiment
The 30-share Sensex was trading 13.51 points, or 0.04 percent, lower at 36,431.13, after rising to 36,521.47 at the outset
FPI outflow crosses Rs 4,000 crore in January so far; foreign investors continue with 'wait and watch' approach
FPIs withdrew a net amount of Rs 3,987 crore from equities and a net sum of Rs 53 crore from the debt market
Sensex reclaims 36,000, Nifty above 10,850; optimistic buying ahead of Q3 earnings season supports the rally
BSE Sensex after a gap-up opening at 36,181.37, advanced further to the day's high of 36,250.54, before ending at 36,212.91
Sensex vaults 269 points to reclaim 36,000-mark on across-the-board buying by foreign funds amid rebound in rupee
During the week, the Sensex gained 334.65 points, while the Nifty advanced 105.9 points.
As per the data, the fund inflow through P-notes in October this year was the lowest since March 2009, when the cumulative value of such investments stood at Rs 69,445 crore.
Sensex drops 272 points on heavy selling in realty, consumer durables and auto counters amid weak global cues
After rising briefly to 35,910.67 at the outset, the 30-share quickly slipped into the negative terrain in line with a weak trend at other Asian markets
Sensex plunges 690 points, Nifty cracks below 10,800; investors book profits in realty, banking, IT blue chips
The BSE Sensex plunged 689.60 points, or 1.89 percent, to 35,742.07, while the NSE Nifty slipped 197.70 points, or 1.81 percent, to 10,754.
After plummeting over 400 points, the 30-share Sensex was trading 372.44 points, or 1.02 percent, lower at 36,059.23 at 1100 hrs.
Sensex rises for fourth straight session to rally over 450 points; Nifty reclaims 10,800-mark on F&O expiry, rupee rally
The 30-share Sensex settled 453.46 points, or 1.27 percent, higher at 36,170.41, while the broader NSE Nifty jumped 129.85 points, or 1.21 percent, to finish at 10,858.70