Pick up in FII puchases
FIIs made gross purchases worth Rs 1,485.60 crore and gross sales worth Rs 1,116.70 crore on 29 August 2006. The 30-share BSE Sensex surged 87.33 points (0.75%), to settle at 11,706.85 on 29 August 2006.
FII inflows for August 2006, till 29 August, stood at Rs 4,306.20 crore compared to Rs 4,793.10 during the same period last year.
For the calendar year 2006, the total FII inflows aggregate Rs 17,052.50 crore, a decline of 47.68% compared to Rs 32,596.20 crore during the same period last year.