Tuesday 4 March 2008

FIIs remain net sellers in equities

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) remained net sellers in equities worth Rs 6,835 million (USD 169.40 million) on March 3. They bought equities worth Rs 34,203 million and sold equities worth Rs 41,039 million. Till March 3, they have been net buyers in equities worth Rs 6,835 million.

FIIs were absent in debt segment on March 3.

According to the provisional data available on NSE, FIIs remained net sellers in the equity segment worth Rs 5,123.3 million on both BSE and NSE on March 4. They bought equities worth Rs 35,533.8 million and sold equities worth Rs 40,657.1 million. Total turnover in the cash segment of NSE stood at Rs 144,863 million on March 4.

FIIs were net sellers in derivatives worth Rs 3,045 million on March 3. They bought derivatives worth Rs 35,402.8 million and sold derivatives worth Rs 38,447.8 million.