NAFIS, Shabbir Husain

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Number of FIIs in India crosses 1000

with 9 comments

Source Business Standard (India):

  • The number of foreign institutional investors (FIIs) registered with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) crossed the 1,000 mark. 
  • The total number of FIIs having their offices in India has now increased to 1,030. In the beginning of calendar year 2006, the figure was 813.
  • As many as 217 new FIIs opened their offices in India during the current calendar year. This is the highest number of registrations by FIIs in a year till date. The previous highest was 209 in 2005.
  • The net investments made by the institutions during 2006 was $9,185.90 million against $9,521.80 million in 2005.
  • In 1993, Pictet Umbrella Trust Emerging Markets’ Fund, an institutional investor from Switzerland, was the only FII to enter the Indian market.
  • While in 1994, no new registrations were reported,
  • Between 1995 and 2003, an average of 51 new FIIs opened their shops in the country each year.
  • The break up of FIIs in India is as follows:
    1. US – 368
    2. UK – 167
    3. Luxembourg – 73
    4. Singapore – 51
    5. Australia – 35
    6. Hong Kong – 35
    7. Canada – 32
    8. Ireland – 29
    9. Netherlands – 27
    10. Mauritius – 25
    11. Switzerland – 22
    12. France – 20

With the Indian economy looking strong in the coming years, I am sure the numbers will increase to look better.

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Written by shabbirhusain

December 29, 2006 at 6:25 am

Posted in Business, India

9 Responses

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  1. FIIs are like torrent, flood away good moneies. But still India has capcity to bear the capicity of walking out FII while booking profits.

    Good information.

    JV

    December 29, 2006 at 3:05 pm

  2. FIIs are looking at investing heavily in emerging markets though a little risky. It would be great to see India stand on its own feet without too much dependency or celebrating over FIIs investment.

    shabbirhusain

    December 30, 2006 at 2:02 am

  3. Plz tell the current FIIs Number.

    Shikha

    June 13, 2008 at 6:29 am

  4. Whats the source to get the list of FII’s … ??

    KP

    June 16, 2008 at 7:33 am

  5. FIIs list u will get on the site of sebi.gov.in
    or bseindia.com

    karan

    August 23, 2008 at 4:39 pm

  6. I would like to have list and address of FII’s based in Mumbai.
    Where can I get the same?

    Regards

    Divyesh

    Divyesh

    December 18, 2008 at 12:04 pm

  7. Even I am searching for addresses of FII’S operating in India.If any one can HELP.

    Thanks

    Raval

    V Raval

    June 19, 2009 at 6:22 am

  8. Pl provide a list of FIIs investing in INDIA. This is required just for academic purposes.
    My email is sk592892@gmail.com

    With regards,
    Sushil K Gaba

    Sushil K Gaba

    January 20, 2012 at 5:31 am

  9. There is very important information on this site.

    Pl keep it up.

    Sushil K Gaba

    Sushil K Gaba

    January 20, 2012 at 5:33 am


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