With the investments in August, the net FPI investment in the equities segment in 2021 now stands at Rs 54,037 crore.
With improving macroeconomic environment and positive outlook, FPIs are focusing their attention on Indian equities.
Foreign portfolio investors take exit route in July, net withdrawal from equities at Rs 11,308 crore
Post the outflow last month, the net investment into the equities segment in 2021 stands at Rs 49,036 crore.
In the longer horizon, India will continue to get investments as its economy continues to expand, Jain further said.In the longer horizon, India will continue to get investments as its economy continu
As of March 2020 quarter, the value of FPI investments in Indian equities was USD 281 billion.
The value of the domestic institutional investors at USD 203 billion was not even half, according to the data compiled by Bank of America (BofA) Securities.
This reflects steadfast confidence of foreign investors in the fundamentals of the Indian economy, the Ministry said in a statement.
Previously, the highest inflow of Rs 1.4 lakh crore into the equities space was witnessed in the financial year 2012-13.
As per market norms, any FPI who wants to surrender the certificate of registration may request for the same to the Designated Depository Participants (DDP).
This is against the total inflow of over Rs 13,780 crore by foreign portfolio investors in January, latest data with the depositories showed.