SEBI Hikes FPI Investment Limit

The Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has raised the investment limit for foreign portfolio investors (FPI) in central government securities to over 1.91 lakh crore from January 2018. 

Currently, investment limit for foreign portfolio investors is 1.89 lakh crore rupees. The move is part of an effort by SEBI to push inflow from overseas investors in the country’s capital markets.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • SEBI Chairman- Ajay Tyagi, Headquarters- Mumbai.
Source- AIR World Service