FPIs Current Affairs, GK & News

Record Fall of Indian Rupee

On May 9th Indian Rupee fell to its all-time low against the US Dollar, closing at 77.50 per USD. Why did the value of the Indian Rupee fall? Due to rising inflation, US Federal Reserve increased the interest rate. This led to the strengthening of the US Dollar. There is a sustained outflow of capital ..

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FPI inflows in India: Rs 2.74 lakh crores in 2021

In 2021, India has emerged as the largest recipient of Foreign Portfolio Investments. The net FPI inflow for the fiscal year 2020-21 was Rs 2.74 lakh crores. Investment in equity segment The investments in the equity segment for the year 2020-21 touched Rs 2,74,503.  This is the highest quantum of money recorded since the National ..

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Government announces measures to arrest economic downturn

To improve the grim economic situations in India, the Indian finance ministry has announced several measures to arrest the economic downturn in India and promote a healthy investor scenario in India. These measures were announced the Finance Minister of India, Mrs. Nirmala Sitharaman in a press conference. Which measures were announced by the Finance Minister? ..

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RBI eases investment norms for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in debt

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has eased investment norms for foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) in debt, especially into individual large corporates. This move is aimed at attracting more overseas flows and thereby help to arrest recent fall in rupee and also lift recent fall in demand for corporate bonds. Key Facts Corporate bond segment: ..

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