To create alpha in volatile markets challenging for mutual funds: Nilesh Shah

New Delhi, March 6 -- Volatility in the equity markets is challenging for mutual funds to create alpha or beat the benchmark index, said Nilesh Shah, group president and managing director, Kotak Mahin... Read More

Over 50% FII funds went in finance, bank stocks in Feb

New Delhi, March 5 -- Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) continued to invest in Indian equities in February with banks and financial stocks emerging as the top bets. FIIs invested $1.96 billion in... Read More

Sensex narrows valuation gap with midcaps as big stocks rally

New Delhi, March 5 -- The valuation premium enjoyed by mid-cap stocks during much of 2020 has shrunk, as better earnings and financials drive up stocks of their large-cap peers. The Midcap index's hig... Read More

More than 50% FII inflows pumped into banks, financial stocks in February

MUMBAI, March 4 -- As foreign institutional investors (FIIs) continued to pile on Indian shares in February, most of the money was spent on buying banks and financial stocks. Improving business enviro... Read More

BSE Mid, Smallcap scale record highs

Mumbai, March 2 -- The BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices scaled record highs on Tuesday with both gaining more than 1% as markets continued to gain for the second straight day. The BSE Midcap index... Read More

CPSE ETF cos' stocks trail market rebound in FY21

New Delhi, March 2 -- Stocks of government-run companies continue to trail a sharp rebound in the equities market this financial year. The National Stock Exchange's Central Public Sector Enterprises ... Read More

HDFC Securities says glitch probe on; Zerodha users face temp snag

New Delhi, March 1 -- A few brokerage firms faced a technical issue on Monday temporarily preventing traders on those platforms from executing any trade. This has raised concern among investors and tr... Read More

HDFC Securities says tech glitch probe on, Zerodha users face temporary snag

New Delhi, March 1 -- Few brokerage firms faced technical issue on Monday as traders on those platforms were not able to execute any trade temporarily. Occurrence of such technical issues in trading p... Read More

Despite markets robust rally, govt's passive divestment vehicle disappoints

New Delhi, March 1 -- Even as the markets have rebounded in financial year 2021, government led stocks are still lagging behind in their performance. Returns from the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) C... Read More

Weak Q3 GDP may drag stocks further

New Delhi, March 1 -- Bond yields, geopolitical tensions and news around the US stimulus programme are expected to keep Indian stocks volatile, even as the economy makes an uneven recovery from the pi... Read More