foreign portfolio investors

June 2020
Covid-19 impacts FPI flows

Covid-19 impacts FPI flows

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have taken out ₹1,30,491 crore between January and May 2020, making it the worst period in 5 years. March witnessed the maximum monthly outflow since 2016.

April 2020
Markets are yet to bottom out

Markets are yet to bottom out

Analysts with varied views have the 2008 global financial meltdown as the nearest comparable to the Covid-19 pandemic. But they are agreed on one thing: the need for caution.

Markets close another week in red

Markets close another week in red

The slide continued through the week, though at a slower pace and also with some recovery. The Sensex ended Friday’s trade 2.39% lower from the previous day’s close. The Nifty 50 closed 2.06% lower.

March 2020
FPIs turn net sellers in 2020

FPIs turn net sellers in 2020

In 2020, until March 12, net equity investments of FPIs saw an outflow of ₹9,031.89 crore ($1.16 billion), against net inflow of ₹23,158 crore ($3.26 billion) in the same period last year.