On August 28, 2014 17:22 (IST)
Foreign investors, who have been key drivers of the market rally this year, bought Indian shares worth $48 million on Wednesday, marking a ninth consecutive session of purchases and bringing their total net inflows for the year to $12.95 billion.
On August 28, 2014 16:10 (IST)
The BSE Sensex rose to a record high on Thursday as continued buying by foreign investors lifted blue chips such as Oil and Natural Gas Corp, allowing the benchmark index to post a seventh consecutive monthly gain.
On August 28, 2014 12:39 (IST)
The BSE Sensex gained as much as 0.43 per cent to hit a record high of 26,674.38 on Thursday, surpassing the previous life high hit on Monday. The Nifty gained 0.36 per cent and is near a record high.
On August 27, 2014 23:02 (IST)
The ownership of foreign institutional investors in the Sensex hit an all-time high of 22.5 per cent in the quarter ended June 2014, according to a report by Bank of America-Merrill Lynch.
On August 21, 2014 16:16 (IST)
The first leg of the rally was triggered by hopes of a strong government at the centre. The second leg post May 16, when Narendra Modi-led BJP won a historical majority at the centre, was based on expectations of big-bang reform measures by the new g...
On August 19, 2014 17:00 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose to their second consecutive record high on Tuesday as blue-chips such as Tata Motors gained on positive institutional inflows, while oil retailers surged, tracking Brent crude prices, which hovered near 14-month lows.