Mumbai: Foreign institutional investors on Wednesday pulled out a net Rs688.31 crore from domestic stock markets.
FIIs were gross buyers of shares worth Rs1,525.10 crore while they sold stocks valued at Rs2,213.41 crore, resulting in a net sell of Rs688.31 crore, provisional data with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) shows.
Domestic institutional investors, however, were hopeful and made an investment of Rs73.79 crore in shares.
On Tuesday, FIIs were net seller of shares worth Rs302.50 crore, as per the latest data with market regulator SEBI.
In today’s trade, non-resident Indians and brokers, on behalf of their clients were optimistic and in total made a net investment of Rs31.24 crore in the local share markets.
Proprietors also followed a similar trend and bought shares worth Rs25.15 crore, according to the BSE data.
The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday slipped 83.73 points or 0.54% to close at 15,467.46 level.