Bloomberg News

Global Funds Sell Net 1.52 Billion Rupees of Indian Derivatives

September 02, 2012

Global investors sold a net 1.52 billion rupees ($27.4 million) of Indian equity derivatives on Aug. 31, according to the National Stock Exchange.

Open interest, or the number of contracts outstanding in value terms, rose 2.7 percent to 692.7 billion rupees, according to the exchange’s website. Open interest reached a record 1.6 trillion rupees on Sept. 21, 2010.

Foreign funds sold a net 2.11 billion rupees of shares in the cash segment on Aug. 31, according to preliminary data given by the bourse.

To contact the reporter on this story: Paresh Jatakia in Mumbai at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Arijit Ghosh at

The Good Business Issue
blog comments powered by Disqus