FOREIGN PORTFOLIO INVESTORS
View: Things that should worry foreign investors after the Bezos episode
The fact is that the government has not just made life unnecessarily difficult for foreign-owned e-commerce players, but it also changed the rules of the game after Amazon, among others, had made big investments here. It wouldn’t have been surprising if Bezos had cut and run instead of putting in another billion. And that would have been a tragedy.
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FPIs, PE funds get notices from AAR
Many PE funds and FPIs that had invested in India through Mauritius and Singapore had got a grandfathering benefit whereby they were allowed to pay lower taxes if they had invested before the bilateral tax treaties were amended.
How best to change the mindset of gold buyers
India needs to discourage gold imports to provide adequate capital for higher economic growth. Net import of gold and precious stones in eight years (FY11-18) is estimated to be around $300 billion, more than double of foreign portfolio investments of $145 billion received in the same period.
Amateur investors are making risky bets that could wipe them out
Investors are trying to make up for yields by getting into markets they aren’t familiar with.
Indian law to protect foreign investors to exclude tax demands: Documents
The draft text of the new law dated Nov. 15 does not cover demands related to enforcement of tax obligations.
A retirement plan for a 19-year-old investor
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View: It's time for govt to rethink the investor-State dispute regime
As per reports, the finance ministry has mooted a 40-page draft proposal that envisages the appointment of mediators and the setting up of fast-track courts to resolve disputes with foreign investors. While the proposal is being reviewed, it certainly would be a welcome step in rethinking the investor-State dispute regime.
Foreigners dump bonds fearing widening Budget deficit
The sell-off may be a sign of the start of prolonged pain for the nation’s bond markets.
FPIs: Sebi exempts certain entities from clubbing of investment limit
The exemption would be applicable where the Indian government has entered into agreements or treaties with overseas governments or there is an order.
Foreign investors unsure on tax exemption for hybrid papers
Several foreign investors had subscribed to Compulsory Convertible Preference Shares (CCPS) before April 1, 2017.
Gold, international mutual funds offer 20% returns in 2019. What should be your strategy?
If you are convinced about the efficacy of these `diversifiers,' you may consider allocating a small part of your portfolio to them, only if you have a sizeable portfolio.
FPIs invest Rs 777 crore in equities, pull out Rs 3,193 crore from debt market in Jan
Overseas investors have turned net sellers in January after remaining buyers for 4 months.
PMS norms notified; net worth limit raised to Rs 5 crore
The markets regulator had issued the new guidelines in November 2019.
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