When the full lockdown opens, we should see some activity coming back for airlines, auto, 2-wheelers, retail, cement, metals.
FPIs structured as trusts or associations of persons (AOPs) reportedly could pay up to 43 percent tax on dividend from listed companies
During the first five trading sessions of June, overseas investors put in a net sum of Rs 20,814 crore in equities but pulled out a net Rs 2,225 crore from the debt segment.
Of the 35 sectors classified by the BSE, foreign investors were net sellers in 24 sectors. Meanwhile, eight sectors saw positive flows and three witnessed no action from FIIs in April, data provided by National Securities Depository Ltd (NSDL) shows.
In comparison, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought net assets worth $6.3 billion in three months ended December 2019.
Read on to know what was on the shopping list of foreign investors
Amar Deo Singh of Angel Broking feels it could be a good buying opportunity for long term investors with valuations turning attractive
Definition of ‘long-term’ may also be amended from one to two years, with the government wanting to differentiate between a strategic investor and short-term investor
Entry into the global bond market would amplify investment inflows for India by as much as $50-125 billion
SLB mechanism, introduced about a decade ago, had permitted FPIs to sell borrowed shares.
Experts are of the view that amid a slowdown in growth, the central bank could well cut rates by 25-50 bps in December meeting to support growth in Asia’s third-largest economy.
AIF debt funds may be the next game changer in terms of debt investments in India
During the meeting, the regulator found that "the participants were keen on emerging areas such as REITs (real estate investment trusts) and InvITs, (infrastructure investment trusts) which have more than $10 billion asset size as on today".
On September 18, the US central bank cut interest rates by 25 basis points citing implications of global developments for the economic outlook as well as muted inflation pressures.
Jhunjhuwala sees 10,500-10,750 levels acting as a floor for the Nifty
Representatives from the capital markets and FPIs are slotted to meet the FM on August 9.
FPIs pulled out a net sum of Rs 2,632.58 crore from equities and Rs 248.52 crore from the debt segment during August 1-2, taking the cumulative net outflow to Rs 2,881.10 crore.
While the market traded in the green for most of July, a delayed monsoon, muted corporate results, an overhang on economic growth, and several other factors weighed heavy on investor sentiment.
Many FPIs exited the market after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced surcharges for foreign investors in Budget 2019
Sakshi Batra chats with Moneycontrol's Deputy Executive Editor, Gaurav Choudhary to find out how the announcement in Budget 2019 has affected the FPIs.
Insurance, capital goods,NBFCs are some of the sectors that caught the eye of overseas investors
FPIs invested a net amount of Rs 14,300.22 crore in equities during April 1-16, while pulling out a net Rs 3,288.12 crore from the debt market.
SEBI has asked custodians to provide a list of non-compliant FPIs and have informed brokers to not execute trades on their behalf
This comes following a cumulative net inflow of Rs 8,584 crore in the equity markets by Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) during November and December
This could make 2018 the worst year in terms of foreign portfolio investments in the Indian capital markets and follows a record net inflow of about Rs 2 lakh crore into equities and debt securities in 2017