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Foreign Portfolio Investors


FPIs, domestic financial institutions invest Rs 27,500 crore into equities in May

June 01, 2020 12:09 am

The return of FPIs comes after they pulled out a massive Rs 61,973 crore from equities in March and Rs 6,883 crore in April amid fears of a coronavirus-induced global recession.

FPIs pause selloff mode, outflow drops 88% in April

May 04, 2020 1:17 am

According to data sourced from CDSL, FPIs sold a net of Rs 6,883 crore from the equities market in April and sold net holdings worth Rs 12,551 crore from the debt market.

Forex reserves touch new high on steady FPI inflows, virus-led crude price slide

February 24, 2020 4:47 am

While the outbreak of coronavirus poses threat to global economic growth, it has also resulted in lower Brent crude oil prices — currently trading at around $58 per barrel, down from over $70 per barrel in the first week of January 2019.

Forex reserves surge $24.8 billion since corporate tax cut in September

December 15, 2019 1:35 am

While the FDI in the first half of the current financial year amounted to $35 billion (as per data provided by the government on Friday), the FPIs have pumped in a net of $10.7 billion into the Indian equity and debt markets in the current financial year till date.

After outflows in last two months, FPIs invest a net Rs 7,850 crore in stocks in September

September 30, 2019 1:18 am

FPIs withdrew Rs 12,419 crore in July and Rs 17,592 crore from the stock market in August amid the slowdown in the economy.

RBI panel: Allow FPIs to buy bad loans directly

September 04, 2019 3:12 am

In order to address the issue of possible volatility that may emerge by allowing foreign players, a scheme similar to that of the Voluntary Retention Route (VRR) for FPI investments in debt markets may be envisaged, the task force suggested.

Surcharge rollback sees little impact, as FPIs continue outflow from Indian equities

September 02, 2019 4:30 am

In the five trading sessions following the rollback of surcharge, foreign portfolio investors sold Indian equities worth a net of Rs 5,485 crore from Indian equities.

Finance in talks with FPIs to provide relief from surcharge

August 09, 2019 7:06 am

Discussions with FPIs are currently underway and there are indications that investors impacted by the move could be extended some relief from the levy.

FPIs have option to take corporate route for lower surcharge: CBDT chief

July 11, 2019 4:40 am

In her maiden Budget speech last Friday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman raised surcharge on income tax paid by high net worth (HNI) individuals.

Foreign Portfolio Investors: Net inflows into equities at Rs 75,000 crore in January-May; highest in 6 years

June 05, 2019 3:33 am

The FPI bullishness on election outcome can be seen from the fact that in the seven trading days of May following the general election result outcome on May 23, they pumped in a net of Rs 12,398 crore.